Licensed Practical Nurse in Union Springs, AL
Company: Wexford Health Sources, Inc.
Posted on: November 22, 2021
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Position: Licensed Practical Nurse
Facility: Bullock Correctional Facility
Location: Union Springs, AL
Full-time, 40 hours/week, night and evening shifts
Shift differentials available for night and evening shifts
The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is responsible for assisting in
the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of
assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. Under the
clinical supervision of Registered Nurses, directs and guides
patient teaching activities commensurate with education and
Under the clinical guidance of a Registered Nurse, assists in the
assessment of the physical, psychological and social dimensions of
patients in the health care unit and as necessary in the housing
units. Assist in planning and implementing individual treatment
programs in the health care unit and housing unit by utilizing
available resources and consulting with registered nurses,
physicians and correctional officers.
Implement medical plan through administering medications and
intervention in accordance with physician instructions.
Document nursing encounters, patient response, effectiveness,
complications etc., and communicate information to supervisory
personnel and physicians in accordance with physicians orders.
Assist in maintaining working and living areas and supplies in good
Serve as a member of a nursing care and treatment team and assist
physician as assigned.
Use available in-house resource personnel and departments for
Implement clinical and technical aspects of care in accordance with
established policies and procedures.
Take vital signs (temperature, pulse, respiration and blood
Apply and change dressings.
Provide for emotional and physical comfort and safety of
Assist with activities of daily living with special attention to
Supervise inmates in the maintenance, cleanliness and sanitation of
The duties and responsibilities outlined herein are for payroll
purposes only; employees may be assigned other duties as
Were proud to offer a competitive benefits package including:
Annual review with performance increase
Generous paid-time off program that combines vacation and sick
Comprehensive health insurance through Blue Cross Blue Shield
Dental and Vision insurance
401(k) retirement saving plans
Company-paid short-term disability
Healthcare and dependent care spending account
The following requirements list the minimum to qualify. An
equivalent combination of education and experience may be
TRAVEL: Minimal travel required.
LICENSING: Current Alabama Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN)
CERTIFICATION: Current CPR certification
EDUCATION: Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing
PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: One (1) year clinical experience
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