Full-Time Licensed Practical Nurse
Job Title: Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Rate of Pay: $36,974.08 annually
Working Hours: 40 Hours Weekly
Job Description: We are looking for a reliable LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) to care for patients in a professional and considerate manner. Our medical staff has the opportunity to utilize their medical skills in a safe, secure and unconventional environment. Our Medical Department oversees the day-to-day healthcare operation within the detention center.
Essential job functions:
- Collect and document the patient's current health status and medical history. Make accurate and ongoing assessment of patient's status and respond appropriately.
- Examine and treat patients as requested, as well as on an emergency basis
- Answer medical requests
- Assist the physician during clinic hours
- Order medication as prescribed ensuring the medication is received and placed on the med cart
- Valid LPN License
- Current CPR
- Ability to pass a Background Check and Drug Screen
Long-term care experience is preferred but is not a requirement