Licensed Practical Nurse – LPN (Multiple Positions w/ a Sign-On Bonus) Immediate Need

Website Medical Staffing 360, LLC

Job Description

  • Position provides health care, treatments and related services for those offenders incarcerated in an adult institution. Conducts screening of offenders with health complaints.
  • Provides nursing services, health care and treatment to offenders in an adult correctional institution.
  • Assesses offenders’ health problems and needs, prepares and administers prescribed medications, initiates emergency interventions, first aid measures, and assists physician.
  • Develops and implements medical/nursing guidelines and maintains medical records. Provides training as necessary to staff and education to offenders about healthy lifestyles. Day shifts or night shift (with stipend) schedules are available!

Minimum Qualifications

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing school.
  • Must possess and maintain valid unrestricted Virginia LPN license (if you are a recent graduate of a nursing program in VA and not yet licensed, NCLEX-PN exam must be scheduled at time of application).
  • Well-rounded in general nursing education. Possess critical thinking and judgment skills. Working knowledge of mental health illnesses.
  • Working knowledge of withdrawal symptoms and medication-assisted treatment. Medication management and pharmacological knowledge required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prefer experience working in a Corrections or Law enforcement environment.
  • Prefer experience working with mental health patients.
  • Prefer candidates who have a current AHA BLS/CPR certification.

Special Requirements

  • All applicants are subject to a background investigation and pre-employment drug screen.
  • The investigation may include the following: fingerprint checks (State Police, FBI); local agency checks; employment verification; verification of education (relevant to employment); credit checks; and other checks requested by the hiring authority.

To apply for this job email your details to shurte@medicalstaffing360.com