LPN Correctional Facility

Location
Washington D.C
Salary
$35.00 per hour
Posted
Nov 19, 2020
Closes
Dec 03, 2020
Ref
5504712
Hours
Full Time
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Sonia Benson

sbenson@nri-staffing.com

We are looking for Licensed Practical Nurses to work in the Department of Corrections' Health Center. The LPN is a licensed nurse capable of providing basic patient care. He/She must be skilled in completing nursing intake and performing routine nursing procedures such as venipuncture, IV insertion, and management of patients.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
  • Assures that nursing documentation, not limited to flow sheets, intake sheets, and VAR, are completed per policy and standards.
  • Performs primary nursing procedures (i.e. venipuncture, UA, finger sticks, assessments, patient intake, daily review/update of medical records and logs).
  • Administers medications per the directive of the provider and documents accordingly.
  • Ensures that medical care and follow-up are planned and documented specially for each patient.
  • Coordinates the quality control checks for the glucometers and any other waive testing.
  • Providers wound care to designated patients when ordered by provider.
  • Works with various departments to assure compliance with federal, state, and local health care regulation.
  • Completes charts audits under the direction of the Nurse Manager.
  • Monitors the use of and orders supplies under the direction of the Nurse Manager.
  • Assures that the exam rooms are standardized and ready for use.
  • Assists the providers as necessary during physical examination.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


AVAILABLE SHIFTS
  • Monday - Friday: 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
    • Monday - Friday: 3:00 PM - 11:30 PM
    • Monday - Friday: 11:00 PM - 7:30 AM
    • Saturday - Sunday*: 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
    • Saturday - Sunday*: 3:00 PM - 11:30 PM
    • Saturday - Sunday*: 11:00 PM - 7:30 AM

    *You may elect to work either Saturday or Sunday shifts.


QUALIFICATIONS
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing (Practical Nursing).
  • At least 2 years of recent acute care experience in medical surgical, emergency care, or urgent care, correctional health.
  • Current CPR certification.

Sonia Benson

301-998-4671

sbenson@nri-staffing.com

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.

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