Careers & Benefits

Part-time LPN

Company: Benchmark Human Services
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Category: Nursing – Supported Living
Wage: n/a
Sign-On Bonus: n/a

Description:

Benchmark is a national leader in providing programs to individuals with disabilities and mental illness. The Indianapolis Supported Living program is seeking a qualified and caring person to work as a Supported Living Nurse. This is a part-time position.

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide nursing coordination and wellness coordination for individuals in accordance with all state and federal regulations.
  • Function as liaison and advocate for individuals when dealing with physicians, psychiatrists, and consultants.
  • Provide health care training to Benchmark staff including medication training.
  • Implement and train employees on new and revised health related policies and procedures in a timely manner as directed.
  • Participate in regular pharmacy reviews with the consulting pharmacist and follow up as needed.
  • Complete all paperwork required to document assigned individuals health and related care needs.
  • Respond to emergency medical situations for assigned department(s) in a timely manner.
  • Responsible for assigned individuals medical files to ensure that all documentation is present and accurate.
  • Participate in assigned individuals ISP meetings, nurse meetings, departmental meetings, and other meetings as required.
  • Complete billing documentation for all individuals receiving wellness coordination.
  • Wellness coordination services will be provided under the clinical supervision of an RN. LPN will submit required documentation to RN for review and approval prior to implementation.
  • Perform annual nursing assessments and develop associated health risk plans to ensure appropriate medical care for assigned individuals. Nurse will update when a change in condition occurs.

GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS:

  • LPN with current Indiana license
  • Experience in community nursing
  • Experience working with individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities and/or mental illness
  • Valid Driver’s License

Benchmark Human Services is an EOE/AAP Employer. Veterans, women, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Interested candidates can apply online at www.BenchmarkHS.com/Careers.

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