Medication Nurse/LPN for Whatcom Triage - On-Call
Company: Compass Health
Posted on: May 5, 2022
On-call LPN/Medication Nurse (Triage)Compass Health is currently
looking for an LPN / Medication Nurse for our Triage Program in
Whatcom County. As a member of the multi-disciplinary team, the
Medication Nurse administers medications and provides other
appropriate nursing care.
The team you will be joiningThe Whatcom County Triage Center (WCTC)
in Bellingham can accommodate individuals who are recovering from a
mental health crisis. We provide crisis stabilization, walk-in
emergency and next day appointments.
What we will be offeringAs the region's largest non-profit
community behavioral healthcare organization, we have been serving
our clients and our communities for over 110 years. Our commitment
to care doesn't stop with our clients though, as we take pride in
offering our employees the opportunity to work in a culture that
promotes learning, growth, and advancement as well as a focus on
employee satisfaction and work/life balance.(Benefits pro-rated for
part-time team members)
- Medical, dental, and vision insurance at NO COST to Full-time
- 16 days of paid vacation the first year
- 12 sick days with great wellness day
- 13 paid holidays - 11 regular and 2 that you choose
- Professional funds and paid education leave
- Up to 2% match for the 403B Retirement plan after the first
- Automatic additional pay raises when you have your 1st & 3rd
anniversary with Compass!
- And much, much more!!
What you will bring with you
- Current Washington State LPN or RN License.
- 2 years of psychiatric nursing experience preferred.
- Current First Aid & CPR certification and Food Handlers permit,
or ability to obtain within 90 days of hire.
- Thorough knowledge of medication use and potential side
- Thorough knowledge of nursing issues pertaining to the patient
population served in the program along with thorough understanding
of the nursing process and intervention strategies used to address
- Thorough knowledge of involuntary commitment laws.
The organization you will be joiningCompass Health is the region's
largest private, non-profit organization providing mental health
and chemical dependency services in Island, San Juan, Skagit,
Snohomish, and Whatcom counties of Western Washington. We provide
quality creative services to children, families and adults in a
variety of outpatient, residential and inpatient settings. We have
been serving our clients and our communities for over 110 years,
though our commitment to care doesn't stop with our clients as we
take pride in offering our employees the opportunity to work in a
culture that promotes learning, growth, and advancement. We
maintain a focus on employee satisfaction and work/life balance,
which includes competitive compensation and benefits programs.
Please visit our website for more information:
Compass Health promotes equal treatment and equal employment
opportunity to all applicants and employees regardless of race,
creed, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, marital status,
sexual minority status, sexual orientation, veteran status, or
disability unless based on a bona fide occupational
qualificationGovernor Inslee's Proclamation 21-14.2 requires
employees of healthcare institutions to be fully vaccinated against
COVID-19 unless a medical or religious exemption is approved. Being
fully vaccinated means that an individual is at least two weeks
past their final dose of an authorized COVID-19 vaccine regimen. As
a condition of employment, newly hired employees will be required
to provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccination or have an approved
medical or religious exemption.
Job Title: Medication Nurse
Program: Crisis Triage, Whatcom County-400-21350
Wage: $24.83-$39.49/hr DOE
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