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Licensed Practical Nurse Substance Abuse

Company: Medical Temporaries, Inc.
Location: Virginia Beach
Posted on: March 9, 2023

Job Description:

Medical Temporaries, Inc. has a position available for an Licensed Practical Nurse Substance Abuse to work in Virginia Beach, VA.

Job Title: Licensed Practical Nurse Substance Abuse

Requirements: Must be a licensed unrestricted LPN in the State of Virginia

Location: Virginia Beach, VA

Hours: Monday through Friday 3p to 11;30p

Type: Full Time 40 hours a week, long term temporary

Start Date: ASAP

Hourly Pay Rate: $23.18

Specialty: Substance Abuse / Mental Health

Summary: Performs assessments, interventions, and consolation duties in a mental health/substance abuse setting; does related work as required.


  • Initiate the admission process, viewing hospital reports, labs, etc
  • Complete admissions by performing and documenting nursing assessments for all admissions to crisis stabilization and medically monitored detox services.
  • Transcribe all medical provider orders with 100% accuracy.
  • Administer medications with 100% accuracy as prescribed by provider.
  • Utilize and implement medical and nursing protocols
  • Contact medical director or consultant to endure the provision of effective treatment.
  • Perform physical assessments on admission and during medical emergencies.
  • Manage medical and mental health crises
  • Perform venipuncture as ordered
  • Collaborate with clinical, medical and administrative staff for all nursing, staffing and clinical issues.
  • Communicate with all members of the treatment team throughout the shift to assist in managing the milieu.
  • Comply with all policies and procedures, and standard nursing practices and state mental health standards.

    Other Requirements


    Written communication
    Crisis intervention techniques and preparing treatment plans
    Psychiatric Interview process
    Using EHR including documentation
    Interpreting and integrating client information into meaningful profile
    Supervising prescribed medication
    Administering injectable medication
    Emergency first aid
    Group processes
    Assessing, critical thinking and nursing judgment
    Basic computer applications including Outlook


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    Benefits/Perks: Health Insurance, Direct Deposit, Weekly Pay

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    About Us:

    Medical Temporaries is sincere in its efforts to provide quality medical care to the community. We are interested in healthcare workers who have a passion for helping others and are able to provide compassionate care and services to those who need it. We build a bridge to help you reach your career goals. Many of the area's premier medical facilities partner with Medical Temporaries to handle the recruiting and hiring for their facilities. With more than 32 years of experience staffing the medical community, we have the relationships and resources available to get your foot in the door in a timely manner. We work diligently to ensure the job is a good fit for everyone, Your Success is our Success . For more information about our company and current opportunities, you can visit our website at

    Medical Temporaries is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.

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