LPN - Long-Term Contract DC

Location
Washington, DC
Salary
$37/Hour
Posted
May 05, 2022
Closes
May 20, 2022
Ref
7521982
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Interested in picking up some extra hours or working full-time in DC? There are several LPN opportunities located in a safe and secure correctional medical unit working 8 hour shifts and helping the medical staff. Use your medical knowledge and compassionate nature to care for the underserved in DC.

The hours are 7am - 3:30pm and 3pm-11:30pm Monday-Friday and Saturday-Sunday

Responsibilities:
  • Taking vital signs of patients
  • Dispense Medication
  • Provide COVID-19 vaccinations and administer medication
  • Diagnose and treat heath issues
  • Perform health assessments to identify new symptoms of possibly undiagnosed conditions or complications
  • Work alongside MD to determine best course of treatment for patients
  • Triage patients
  • Teach and counsel patients about maintenance of health and prevention of illness or complications
  • Pull charts for next day clinics.
  • Set up for nurses' sick call
  • Check medications and reorder as needed
  • Inventory emergency bag as needed
  • Complete all required documentation


Job Requirements

Requirements
  • DC unencumbered LPN License
  • Covid 19 Vaccinations including booster
  • Current CPR/BLS Card
  • Current PPD/Quantiferon/Chest X-Ray, flu shot, varicella, MMR, TDAP, & HepB
  • 2 years' experience as an LPN preferably working with behavioral health patients
  • Willingness to work in a correctional facility


Additional Information

NRI is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Meet Your Recruiter

Julie Segor

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