Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)- Chula Vista

New Alternatives Inc.
August 13, 2021
Chula Vista, Ca
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Contact Name
Dawn Jennings
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New Alternatives, Inc. is committed to providing Trauma Informed Care principles throughout our agency. Candidates should have knowledge and/or desire in assisting the agency carry out this culture.

New Alternatives, Inc. is a private nonprofit agency that provides a wide range of services to children, youth and families in San Diego and Orange Counties. Services include residential, outpatient, day treatment and in home support services.

Job Description:

Nurse in a sub-acute residential treatment facility.

Duties include:

  • Supervisor of medication system,
  • Assuring compliance with Title 22 and County medications system,
  • Providing medical needs of all residents including scheduling of medical/ dental appointments for all youth,
  • Providing training to all staff that dispense medication,
  • Coordinate administration of prescriptions,
  • Monitor all documentation involving medication,
  • Monitor clients' height and weight monthly,
  • Work closely with the psychiatrist and staff members ensuring that medications are ordered, obtained, and correctly administered,
  • Documenting to Medi-Cal standards in the clients electronic health record.

Hours are Monday- Friday 9am- 5pm

Full Time Benefits:

  • Excellent medical and dental benefits
  • Vacation, Sick Time
  • 403B Plan
  • Family Fit Program through LA Fitness
  • Pay Starts at $24/hour

We are taking precautions due to COVID-19 and all our efforts will be thoroughly explained in the initial job interview.

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