MEnD Correctional Care PLLC Clinic Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Float in Hastings, Wisconsin
Join a rapidly growing company in a stimulating environment! We ae seeking a LPN to be a key team member in our organization!
As a company we pride ourselves on providing high quality care to the patients we serve. Candidates must enjoy working with an underserved population and be willing to work in a county correctional facility where patient and staff safety is of high importance. The LPN will provide care under the direction and supervision of the Supervisory Nurse, Nursing Director and Medical Provider. This position would be at the St. Croix County Jail in Hudson and float to nearby facilities.
Full-Time, 0.8 or 1.0 Available
Float positions: Hudson, Hastings, and other nearby facilities
Provides care under the direction of the medical staff. These cares may include vitals, simple dressing/treatments, reporting information to nurse on-call, assisting with sick call of the inmates/patients, and focused assessment. Additional treatments and cares may be assigned by RN.
Accountable for the daily documentation, tracking, procedures, orders, medications, and follow-ups of the inmate/patient?s care with oversight by the Registered Nurse
Conduct focused assessments through collecting data and comparison of data to normal findings. Reporting changes and abnormal findings.
Responsible for the assistance of self-administration of medications to inmates within the jail facility.
Provides information by answering questions and requests by staff, inmates/patients, and outside sources.
Responsible for the maintenance and stocking of the items in the medication cart and other areas associated with the self-administration of medications
Collaborates and communicates effectively with the MEnD Correctional Care team of medical providers, nurses, health techs, administrative assistants.
Communicating between the medical unit and the correctional staff in the facilities we serve.
Maintains a professional appearance.
Other various duties as assigned by MEnD Correctional Care within the scope of the position.
Valid, unrestricted, Minnesota LPN License.
Basic Life Support (CPR) Certified
Prefer 1 year of nursing experience in same or similar setting (i.e. county jail, prison, juvenile correctional facility, hospital, home care, urgent care, ER, etc.)
Excellent opportunity for professional growth
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