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Licensed Practical Nurse, Adult Addictions

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Bureau of Behavioral Health Services
Adult Addictions Clinic

Full-time Contractual with Benefits

Date Posted: 6.14.17
Date Closing: 6.30.17
Hours: Monday - Friday, 5:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Location: Rotating at three locations:

  • 839 Bestgate Road, Annapolis, MD 21401
  • 122 Langley Road North, Suite B, Glen Burnie, MD 21060
  • 600 East Ordnance Road, Glen Burnie, MD 21060

Salary: $23.00 per hour with benefits

Benefits: Participation in the county’s group health plan (including dental, prescription and optical), paid holidays, annual and sick leave. The selected employee may also participate in the county’s deferred compensation program at his or her own expense.

Job Description

Nature of Work: In collaboration with the program’s registered nurses, this position will rotate among three sites to ensure coverage for the accurate day-to-day administration of methadone in the accredited Medication Assisted Treatment Programs. The Licensed Practical Nurse will provide accurate transcription of medication orders using a computer dispensing system, dispense medication to patients, document all medication administered and medical information in patient record by the end of shift, conduct urine specimen collection, administer EKGs and other medical tests, answer telephones and other related duties. The position must follow FDA, DEA, ADAA, Drug Control, DHMH, AACDOH and Adult Addiction rules and regulations. Training and daily supervision will be provided by the Nursing Supervisor.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Per the Maryland Board of Nursing.

Experience: None.

Preferred experience: Working in a Medication Assisted Treatment Program.

License: Candidates must possess a current license as a Licensed Practical Nurse from the Maryland State Board of Nursing, 4140 Patterson Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland 21215.

How to Apply

Applicants who meet the minimum qualifications can apply. Send a completed County application or resume to:  Sheri Streit, 3 Harry S. Truman Parkway, Annapolis, MD 21401; fax to 410-222-4392; or email hdstre00@aacounty.org by June 30, 2017.

An Equal Opportunity Employer
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