Merakey PT LPN - 1 day per week for 4 hours in Ft Washington, Pennsylvania

Merakey is currently seeking a LPN Part Time to join our Merakey Behavioral Health division in our Fort Washington, PA location.

ABOUT MERAKEY

Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health and education provider offering a breadth of integrated services to individuals and communities across the country.

We leverage our size and expertise to develop innovative solutions and new models of care to meet the needs of individuals, their families, public and private healthcare funders and community partner organizations.

We recognize that complex needs require a holistic approach. With our experience, expertise and compassion, we empower everyone within our communities to reach their fullest potential.

With a rich tradition spanning 50 years with nearly 10,000 employees, Merakey, formerly NHS, provides care to over 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, Louisiana, Michigan and Tennessee.

WHAT MERAKEY HAS TO OFFER

  • The stability that comes with working for a national leader providing education and human services to individuals with special needs

  • Highly competitive compensation plans

  • Career advancement opportunities in a rapidly growing company

  • Flexible scheduling

  • Benefits for all employees including marketplace savings program (discounts on cell phone plans, shopping, travel and more); Wellness programs (including discounted gym memberships, mail order prescription plans); legal and financial services; 24-hour nurse hotline; life/disability coverage; and Employee Assistance Program

  • Benefits for qualifying employees including medical, dental & vision coverage; flexible spending account; 403B retirement plan with company contribution

  • Generous PTO plans including vacation, sick, and holiday pay for qualifying employees

POSITION DETAILS

The LPN will oversee the medication processes in our Merakey residential site. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following.

  • Act as a consultant for the staff and residents regarding medical issues

  • Provide state medication training for non-medical staff working in the PCH

  • Perform the Aspiration/Choking Risk Assessment for new admissions and annually

APPLY TODAY

Requisition Number: 37556

MERAKEY is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer!

  • Pennsylvania LPN license

  • At least one year experience with med/surg

  • At least one year experience with mental health

Pay rate is 24.80 per hour.

Shift: 9 AM - 1 PM one day a week

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled