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Behavioral Health Network

417 Liberty Street
Salary Range:Location:
Springfield MA
Job Type:Category:
Part TimeHealthcare Office
Education Level:Work Experience:
Bachelor's Degree
Preference: Required

Preference: Nice to have
Are you ready to apply your nursing education to practical situations? Do you want to provide a therapeutic and educational service to those in need?

Become a part of a team of competent and compassionate professionals as a per diem Licensed Practical Nurse at Behavioral Health Network! As a Licensed Practice Nurse at the Crisis Stabilization Unit (CSU), you will provide high quality community-based care to all individuals and work to meet their medical needs. Licensed Practical Nurses will be able to learn about medication and healthy living firsthand from a supervising nurse and will maintain their knowledge of medications and medical interventions through trainings and other activities.

The Crisis Stabilization Unit is a safe, supervised, 15-bed environment combining Department of Mental Health and Crisis beds. Individuals served at CSU are provided a range of services including medical evaluations, groups, and one-on-one meetings, among other services. Behavioral Health Network is a growing non-profit community behavioral health agency that has been providing services to children, adults, families and communities in Western Massachusetts since 1938. BHN provides comprehensive, outcome-driven behavioral health care. We are dedicated to offering high quality, affordable and culturally appropriate care to people of all ages and income levels in our constituent communities.
Licensed Practical Nurses at BHN have the following qualities:
• Has a basic understanding of mental illness, and appropriate pharmaceutical and psychoeducational treatment interventions.
• Maintains current licensure and certifications.
• Has at least one year experience working within behavioral health, and one year postgraduate experience in medical-surgical nursing.
• Is a Massachusetts Licensed LPN.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please visit our website at www.bhninc.org and click on “Job Openings” to apply!

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