Use your nursing background to improve the lives of those affected by substance abuse!
Become a part of our team of competent and compassionate professionals as a Licensed Practical Nurse at the Franklin Recovery Center at Behavioral Health Network! At BHN, Licensed Practical Nurses provide high-quality, community-based direct care within their scope of practice to ensure the correct implementation of individuals' care plans. LPNs observe and collect data regarding individuals' care through complete and accurate documentation and communicate pertinent information to the Registered Nurse on an ongoing basis, as needed, as well as with incoming personnel at shift reports. LPNs follow protocol as they administer all detoxification medication and maintain strict confidentiality of individuals' information at all times. Finally, Licensed Practical Nurses educate individuals regarding their medical situation, prognosis, and treatment and participate in development and educational activities along with staff and supervision meetings.
Our employees are the most important asset in improving the lives of the individuals we serve. Our staff not only enjoy outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for community involvement, diversity, the opportunity to gain highly marketable skills, and to take on challenges. BHN is committed to growing our own employees and promoting from within.
The Franklin Recovery Center in Greenfield, MA, serves those 18 years of age and older who are suffering from drug and alcohol addiction and are at the beginning of their recovery. A 24-hour multidisciplinary team provides acute treatment and detoxification services to the Franklin Recovery Center and the adjacent Northern Hope Center.
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.
What are we looking for in a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)?