We are pleased to share an exciting opportunity at Terros Health for aLicensed Practical Nurse.
Terros Health (http://www.terroshealth.org/) is a health care company focused on the whole person, providing primary care and specializing in mental health and substance use treatment for over 50 years. We help people live their lives in recovery and we save lives every day. Our vision is to provide extraordinary care by empowered people, achieving exceptional outcomes. We are guided by our core values of integrity, compassion and empowerment, with diversity woven throughout. Together, we are Inspiring Change for Life!
If you are interested in working for one of the State's Leading Healthcare Organizations that promotes Integrity, Compassion, and Empowerment, we encourage you to apply! If you are energized by helping people during their most challenging times, this vital opportunity will be rewarding.
Terros Health: Extraordinary Care. Empowered People. Exceptional Outcomes.
Terros Health made the list!! "Most Admired Companies of 2020" as awarded by AZ Big Media.
Terros Health (http://www.terroshealth.org) is hiring an Arizona Licensed Practical Nurse to join our integrated care team in Tempe, AZ.
Position is located near Loop 202/ Priest Dr
Schedule: 4 - 10's or 5-8's
Offering an EXCELLENT SALARY
Outpatient / SMI Population
Additional Language Differential Pay Available (Bilingual in Spanish; $2/hour)
Full Benefits Package including 401K
GENEROUS PTO/Sick policy (4+ weeks in Year 1)
$$$ STARTING BONUS PLUS 6 MONTH BONUS $$$ TOTAL: $3000*
*New Hires Only
+ Performs telephone and on-site triage, assessing patients for urgency of needs and prioritization by acuity
+ Coaches members and families on behavioral and physical health conditions, self-management techniques.
+ Promotes treatment adherence and personal wellness within a recovery framework.
+ Administers medications and keeps accurate records. Maintains current knowledge of all medications, immunizations, their side effects and current guidelines.
+ Administers and documents vaccinations.
+ Demonstrates critical thinking and takes initiative and demonstrates the ability to work independently within the scope of practice.
+ Performs health evaluations (HRA), takes vitals, draws blood for lab tests ordered, assists with medication monitoring, administration of intramuscular medications and coordinates care with other providers in support of the integrated health model.
Offering a highly competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits package.
Full Benefits Package including, but not limited to:
+ Medical Insurance - 10 plans through BCBS (6 PPO and 4 HDHP)
+ Spending Accounts (HSA, FSA, LPFSA, DCFSA)
+ Critical Illness Insurance and Hospital Indeminity (through Allstate)
+ Dental & Orthodontia (6 plans) and Vision (2 plans)
+ Voluntary Life/ AD&D and Short and Long Term Disability Insurance
+ Identity Theft, Prepaid Legal
+ Pet Insurance
+ PTO: 4 Weeks + Holidays (PTO Accrued from 1st Day of Employment)
+ Employee Assistance Program
+ GCU Tuition Discount for Employees and Dependents
*Bilingual in Spanish is a plus. (Additional Language Differential Pay)
If interested, please apply online atwww.terroshealth.org.
JOB SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS: Licensed Practical Nurse with the Arizona State Board of Nursing. One (1) year prior experience in primary care or psychiatric setting and/or working with members receiving behavioral health services.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES: Interpersonal skills which allow for professional and positive relationships with co-workers, members, families, and other community members. Good communication skills, evidenced by a non-judgmental approach, effective listening and positive interactions. Strong understanding of substance use, addiction and recovery principles. Knowledge of chronic conditions experienced by those with serious mental illness preferred.
COMPUTER SKILLS: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, electronic medical record, NextGen preferred
LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS: Valid Arizona Driver’s License, Active AZ Licensed Practical Nurse License.
Must have a valid Arizona Fingerprint Clearance card or ability to apply for an Arizona Fingerprint Clearance card (Level 1) within 7 working days of assuming role
Physical Demands: Must have high manual dexterity and tactile sensation in hands and fingers to allow for completion of medical procedures.
Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception.
Terros Health remains open for all our patients’ health and wellness needs. We have put in place many protocols to protect our employees and patients and to create a safe work environment. Visit our website to learn more: https://www.terroshealth.org/covid-19/
At Terros Health we care about the safety of our employees and patients. We now require all new employees have the COVID 19 vaccine prior to establishing employment. This represents our commitment to stopping the spread of this disease and protecting our community. Thank you for helping to protect our employees and patients.
Job ID 2022-7278
# of Openings 1
Program Recovery Clinics
Weekly Hours 40