Services for the Underserved

  • Licensed Practical Nurse

    Job Location US-NY-Brooklyn
    Category
    Behavioral Health
    Type
    Regular Part-Time
  • Position Overview

    The LPN assesses, monitors, and ensures access to coordinated medical and mental health services as part of a social service treatment team known as HOPWA (Housing Opportunity Persons with AIDS)

     

    Responsibilities:

    • Conduct home visits on a monthly basis visiting up to 25 consumers
    • Work with consumers in filling prescriptions and coordinating appointments as needed.
    • Refer residents to emergency care if needed, work with emergency responders/emergency room staff to coordinate emergency treatment, coordinate treatment and discharge planning with hospital staff.
    • Maintain CPR/First Aid Certification.
    • Maintain up to date, accurate, complete, and timely consumer chart documentation.
    • Attend staff meetings, case conferences, group supervision, and trainings as needed.
    • Comply with all SUS Employee Policies, Procedures, and Protocols, SUS Corporate Compliance Policies, and NYS Dept. of Social Services Rules, Regulations, and Statutes.
    • Assist full time Registered Nurse
    • Record keeping as per agency regulations
    • Related duties as assigned.

    Qualifications

    • New York State Licensed Practical Nurse
    • Experience in direct clinical work with psychiatrically disabled populations preferred.

    Company Overview

    Services for the UnderServed (S:US) believes every New Yorker has the right to lead a life of purpose. Since 1978, S:US has been turning this belief into reality by advocating for people with life circumstances marked by homelessness, intellectual/developmental disability, behavioral health and addiction challenges, poverty, criminal justice involvement, and trauma. Our dedicated workforce of 2,400 provides services and supports to transform the lives of 35,000 individuals and families in New York City and Long Island. Learn more about S:US, our mission, and values by visiting sus.org.

     

    Benefits Overview: We offer attractive compensation with comprehensive benefits including: Medical/Dental/Prescription/Vision/Life Insurance; 403(b); Credit Union; FSAs; Short-and-Long-Term Disability; Transportation Plan; Generous Paid Vacations and Holidays

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