• Nursing (LVN, RN, APN)

Integral Care currently has 5 Nursing career opportunities. Please apply through and visit Integral Care's career opportunities web page to view all openings.

Integral Care serves the residents of Travis County providing behavioral health and developmental disabilities services to more than 26000 people per year. Integral Care is expanding its programs and looking for additional Nurses to join its team.

Description:
The primary purpose of the LVN position is to provide general nursing care, administer medication and training to clients in a clinical environment. At this level, work is performed under moderate supervision with latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. The LVN works under the direction of the RN, MD. This position is responsible directly to the assigned RN Supervisor, and program Manager.

The primary purpose of the RN position is to provide general health care, training and education to clients in a clinical environment. At this level, work is performed under moderate supervision with considerable latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. The RN works under the direction of the MD, APN, PA or DDS. This position is responsible directly to the assigned RN Supervisor, and program Manager.

Under the supervision of a licensed physician, the APN serves as a provider in a community mental health setting providing medical services within scope of license, training, credentialing, and current standards of care and per quality criteria of the employer. Determines and documents evidence of psychopathology, if present, and makes a diagnostic formulation. Assesses client's needs and options to satisfy the requirements of the case. Discusses with the client his/her findings and recommendations. Decides whether initiation of treatment is urgent: medication, labs, other diagnostic tests, hospitalization, social setting, detox program; verifies that written consent for medication of client has been secured, documents therapist's plan and/or completes other referral/medical forms as appropriate. With consent of client, carries out treatment plan, documents in prescribed manner the interactions during sessions and progress of therapy. Discusses his/her opinions and/or findings with therapists and makes recommendations when indicated. Works harmoniously with Unit Manager(s), Medical Director and Chief Medical Officer to define and deliver quality clinical medical care for all clients with the units.

Hours: Please see specific job postings for hours.

Salary: Please see specific job postings for pay information.

Benefits include: Available Health/Dental insurance for employees and their spouses domestic partners and children. Life & Disability insurance. Employee Assistance Program. Generous vacation/sick leave benefits. 403(b) retirement account. 401(a) retirement account with employer contribution of 4.5% of employee's salary after six months of employment.

Qualifications:
LVN: Graduation from an accredited LVN program required.
Current LVN (Licensed Vocational Nurse) license required.
1-2 years' experience providing direct care to persons with substance abuse, mental illness, or intellectual/developmental disabilities required. Three years' experience preferred.
Education may be substituted for experience.

RN: Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in nursing is generally preferred.
Required to be licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Texas.
One- three years' experience providing direct care for active substance abusers, mentally ill or developmentally or intellectually disabled individuals preferred.
Experience and education may be substituted for one another.

APN: Graduation from an accredited nursing school/PA school. Licensed as an Advanced Practice Nurse-Psychiatric Mental Health or Physician Assistant in Texas.
Current DEA license
Demonstrated capabilities in medical practice and clinical administration and management.
One year of clinical experience in mental illness, substance abuse and/or emotional problems.
Meets all other criteria for employment and medical staff appointment, as appropriate.
Medical/Health
Nursing
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PostedOctober 23, 2019

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