Truman Medical Centers Behavioral Health LPN (AIMS Clinic) in Kansas City, Missouri

Behavioral Health LPN (AIMS Clinic)

Tracking Code

12703-124

Job Description

Truman Medical Centers, a two-hospital, 600-bed, not-for-profit healthcare system, is the largest and most comprehensive safety net healthcare provider in Jackson County and Kansas City, Mo. TMC serves as the pri­mary teaching hospital for the University of Missouri-Kansas City Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry and Pharmacy.

Our Hospital Hill campus is located in the UMKC Health Sciences District: a premier academic health district engaging in cutting-edge biomedical research and entrepreneurship, delivering state-of-the science health care, and educating the next generation of health care professionals. Recognized as a critical area resource for advanced specialized healthcare, TMC is constantly working to deliver the best pos­sible medical care for our patients. Quality, innovation, team­work and attention to detail are at the heart of all we do. TMC’s tagline is: “Better. For Everyone.” It is a simple state­ment, but it has profound significance. It is what we stand for, it is the focus of our work, and it is our promise to our patients.

Under the guidance and supervision of the Director of Nursing BH, or designee, provide nursing care in a Behavioral Health setting. Responsibilities include collection of data, administration of medications and treatments, and documentation of care provided. Responsible for providing guidance to Mental Health Technicians in service to the BH patients. Perform duties within the scope of the Missouri State Board of Nurse Practice

Required Skills

Graduation from an accredited practical or vocational nursing program.

  1. Licensed as a practical nurse in the State of Missouri.

  2. Experience working in a BH facility or an equivalent environment where clinical care is provided to patients

  3. Certified BCLS.

Preferred Qualifications

  1. State approved certification in IV Therapy.

Required Experience

2-5 years Behavioral Health experience prefered

Job Location

Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular

Shift Schedule

8:00AM - 4:30PM