Licensed Practical Nurse - Weekend - Nights
Windmoor Healthcare - Clearwater, FL

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Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS ) is one of the nation’s largest and most respected healthcare management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase healthcare properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.

Windmoor Healthcare , located in Clearwater Florida is a 120-bed comprehensive behavioral health care facility that provides a wide range of inpatient and partial hospitalization programs and services. Our facility has been providing intensive treatment of dual diagnosis issues and the comprehensive approach is highly individualized, designed to guide patients and their families through the process of intervention, assessment and treatment. We are currently seeking Licensed Practical Nurse(s) to join our team. The candidate selected will be responsible for the following:

• Provides direct care to adult patients with psychiatric disorders, as well as substance abuse
• Ensure the safety and well-being of the patients.
• Acts as a member of the treatment team in planning care by providing input to the process.
• Plans continuity of patient care with other members of the healthcare team.
• Assists in the coordination of patient admissions, transfers, and discharges to provide a smooth operation and efficient flow pattern on the unit.

Requirements

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

EDUCATION
: Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.

EXPERIENCE : Prefer one (1) year experience as a Licensed Practical Nurse. Prefer six (6) months in psychiatric nursing. Knowledge of current nursing procedures, the nursing process, medications and their correct administration.

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:
• Currently licensed as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of Florida.
• Current CPR Certification required
• Current Driver’s License

Must be able to pass the AHCA livescan fingerprint background screen.

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

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