Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

  • Sector: MRS Nursing
  • Contact: Marie Nellas
  • Client: Medical Recruitment Strategies
  • Location: Columbiana, United States of America
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Expiry Date: 07 August 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH441416_1715272408
  • Contact Email: mnellas@medicalrecruitmentstrategies.com

Position: Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Locations:

  1. Columbia Station Ohio 44028
  2. Leavittsburg Ohio 44430
  3. Marysville Ohio 43040
  4. Mount Vernon Ohio 43050
  5. Orient Ohio 43146
  6. Chillicothe Ohio 45601
  7. Caldwell Ohio 43724
  8. Gallipolis Ohio 45631
  9. Toledo Ohio 43608


Required Documents:
Active CPR/ BLS Certification
Active LPN License in Ohio

Pay Range - $26-32/hr (Negotiable and based on experience)

Length of Assignment: 6-12months / may extend further
Hours per Week: 40hr (Possible Temp to Perm)
Shift : Days / Evenings / Nights (8hours) (Candidate's schedule can be also consider as per there availability)
Weekends: Varied

JOB DUTIES:
JOB DUTIES IN ORDER OF IMPORTANCE: (These duties are illustrative only. Incumbents may perform some or all of these duties or other job-related duties as assigned.)

l Assesses physical needs and evaluates medical requirements of inmates; determines the nature and severity of inmate injuries or diseases and treats when appropriate through the Physician's standing orders or refers to the licensed physician when necessary.

l Completes accurate and thorough medical documentation, including inmate medical charts, medication records, daily activity logs, and pharmacy records.

l Prepares and dispenses medication within the county corrections facility. Responsible for adherence to quality assurance protocols through records review, proper storage, adequate stocking, and documentation of medications.

l Orders and accounts for appropriate medications through state contract distributor or local pharmacy.

l Completes billing paperwork upon receipt of medications, medical equipment, and supplies for the facility and inmates.

l Assessment and follow through on all nursing contact and appropriate reporting of information to the physician. Assuring consultation with outside agencies when necessary.

l Educates staff and inmates in relation to disease process and plan for treatment.

l Perform other duties as assigned.