Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse- Licensed Vocational Nurse

Job ID: 96855
Discipline: Nursing
Specialty: LPN/LVN
Sub Specialty: Psych/Mental Health
Date Posted: July 02, 2020
Address: 7202 Slide Road Suite 300
Location: Lubbock, TX 79424
Shift: 8:00 PM - 8:00 AM
Start Date: November 08, 2020
Employment Type: Per Diem
Pay Rate: Call for details
Company: Nursefinders
Contact Info: Meredith Mitchell; meredith.mitchell@nursefinders.com; 806-799-4868

Job Description & Requirements

The role of the psych/mental health Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) will be to evaluate the mental health of patients, give medications, and provide care in coordination with families, doctors and other health professionals. Nursefinders of West Texas is currently seeking Psych/Mental Health LVNs to work within a psychiatric hospital in Lubbock, TX. Please call 806-799-4868 for more information. 

Requirements
  • At least 1 year of experience in a psychiatric setting within the past 3 years.
  • BLS Certification
  • Texas or Compact License. 
  • Recent physical or physician statement stating that applicant is in good physical and mental health.
  • SAMA certification training course- will be provided after hire. 

Facility Location

Known regionally as the Hub City, Lubbock is an economic, educational, and health services powerhouse in the South Plains area. This city is home to three universities, including Texas Tech University — a member of the Big 12 Conference — and the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, a state leader in healthcare studies and research. Lubbock is also the birthplace of rock-and-roll legend Buddy Holly, and holds an annual music festival in his honor.

Job Benefits

In addition to per diem nursing assignments that let you choose your location and schedule, Nursefinders offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

  • Excellent Pay
  • Direct Deposit
  • Comprehensive Medical Benefits (for those determined to have worked full-time after a 12 month ACA eligibility period)
  • Supplemental Benefits: Dental, Vision, Medical Indemnity, Life Insurance with optional Critical Illness and Short Term Disability.
  • 401k
  • FREE Online CEU’s to all Active Staff’
  • “Star Rewards”- performance incentives

 

About the Company

Nursefinders, an AMN healthcare company, is your trusted local and per-diem nursing staffing agency, offering thousands of top-quality nursing (RN) career opportunities in the locations and times that best suit your lifestyle. With a nationwide network of offices to serve you, Nursefinders has the most exclusive contracts with top-ranked hospitals and facilities across the nation. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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