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Job Category: Licensed Practical Nurse
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Job Title: LPN (PT/FT) Sign On Bonus Available
Hiring Organization: San Luis Regional Detention and Support
Salary Range: 27.00
Closing Date: 10/31/2018
Job Location: Arizona
Description: WORK DESCRIPTION: Performs duties concerned with the care of the sick and injured, prevention of illness and promotion of good health in compliance with LaSalle, facility and correctional healthcare directives. WORK PRODUCT: Employee will provide nursing services to inmates to the extent allowed by the Nurse Practice Act, and in accordance with ADC directives and healthcare standards. RESPONSIBILITY/AUTHORITY: Employee will provide nursing services under the direction of the RN, DON or Health Services Administrator. SKILLS/KNOWLEDGE: Ability to maintain accurate documentation and records. Knowledge of nursing practices. Must be able to perform tasks outlined in Policy and Procedure manual and in accordance with all applicable State and Federal regulations and various healthcare standards. Ability to relate well to demanding patients in stressful situations. WORK ACTIVITIES: Render first aid treatment and assist RN in treating serious accidents or Treat minor injuries and illnesses according to physician instruction and maintain health Cleanse and dress wounds, operate emergency equipment and provide follow-up nursing care as Prepare and distribute specified medications and drugs and assist in developing programs to prevent or control diseases and Assist in the management and coordination of the weight control, smoking cessation and other programs. Monitor inmates restricted to medical Perform routine lab tests in accordance with approved Triage, assess chief complaints, take vital signs, do appropriate charting and assist with chart review duties and with patient Assist Physician or extender when Demonstrate appropriate professional Maintain clinic facilities in accordance with the highest standards of health Promote the development of positive social skills among inmates through modeling appropriate behaviors and intervening when inappropriate behaviors are observed. Maintain accountability of property and equipment; adhere to safety It is expected that the incumbent shall perform other duties as assigned within his/her capabilities as determined by MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from a nursing program approved by the State Board of Nurse Examiners, certification as a Vocational Nurse valid in the state, and one year of nursing experience required. POSITION REPORTS TO: Health Services Administrator “LaSalle Corrections West, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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Contact Information: Martha Combs
406 N. Ave D
PO BOX 7710
San Luis, Arizona US
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