Premier Health Group is focused on providing the best treatment programs to individuals dealing with mental health, behavioral health, and substance abuse issues. We are looking for a Full-Time Detox/RTC LVN for our Desert Hot Springs, CA location.

The LVN will provide recovery-focused services related to the safe and appropriate observation of medical treatment (including medications) as prescribed by the Health Care Practitioner. The LVN will be responsible to provide a safe, effective, and efficient implementation of direct care in accordance with established policies, procedures, and standards of care.


  • Provide nursing care and assist in the welcoming, admission, and discharge process for residents
  • Transcribe physician orders accurately and in a timely manner
  • Monitor self-administration of medication and treatment for residents
  • Accurately assess the degree of detoxification by utilizing methods such as CIWA and COWS to monitor for over-sedation or medical emergencies
  • Respond to emergencies and initiate action as outlined in company policies and procedures
  • Maintain communication with supervisor, Health Care Practitioner, and/or other key staff regarding resident care
  • Perform necessary duties for monitoring the health status of residents per company policies and procedures
  • Ensure resident compliance with facility rules and guidelines
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements:

  • Valid LVN License in the state of California
  • Newly graduated with some clinical nursing practice experience are welcome.
  • Experience in substance abuse treatment a plus
  • CPR and First Aid certifications required


  • Advanced knowledge of HIPAA
  • Proficient knowledge of chemical dependency and psychological disorders
  • Knowledge of detoxification protocol and related care including symptoms and medications (including CIWA and COWS)
  • Ability to accurately record information and prepare reports
  • Ability to properly manage medications
  • Ability to properly conduct required assessments
  • Ability to navigate the company’s EHR system
  • Skills in ACA intervention strategies

Salary: $28.00 - $32.00 per hour


  • Dental Insurance
  • Health Insurance
  • Vision Insurance