WinstonSalemRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Winston-Salem jobs

Correctional Medicine Licensed Practical Nurse Needed in Winston Salem, NC

Company: WellPath
Location: Winston Salem
Posted on: February 8, 2020

Job Description:

Correctional Medicine opening in Winston Salem, North Carolina. This and other lpn/lvn jobs brought to you by NursingJobCafe.com Overview Our Licensed Practical Nurse/Licensed Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN) is responsible for assisting in the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. Under the supervision of the RN(s), directs and guides patient teaching and activities that commensurate with his/her education and demonstrated competencies. Qualifications Education for Licensed Practical Nurse:

  • Graduation from an accredited School of NursingExperience for Licensed Practical Nurse:
    • One (1) or more years clinic experience preferredLicenses/Certifications for Licensed Practical Nurse:
      • Current licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)
      • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) within the state
      • Current CPR certification Responsibilities
      • Under supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN), 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.
      • Assists in planning an individual treatment program by using available resources in planning care, and consults with RNs and other staff as appropriate while applying knowledge and resources in planning care and patient teaching.
      • Implements individualized treatment programs as directed by the Health Care Practitioner.
      • Count controlled substances, syringes, needles and sharps at the beginning of each shift with another staff member and sign count logs.
      • Implements clinical and technical aspects of care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols. Intervenes with proper safety techniques, procedures and standard precautions.
      • Responds to a code or health emergency within standard guidelines.
      • Implements medical plan through administering medications in accordance with Health Care Practitioner's orders and protocols: Administers medications according to proper techniques and procedures including IV therapy (when certified) and all other approved routes of administration. Uses pharmacy knowledge and available resources to include drug reaction and overdose in administration of medications.
      • Implements medical plans through obtaining diagnostic tests in accordance with Health Care Practitioner's orders and protocols: Obtains body fluid specimens and performs EKG's using proper techniques and procedures. Communicates information to ancillary departments using established referral process.
      • Assists the Health Care Practitioner in medical or minor surgical procedures as necessary and/or requested to meet individual needs of patients.
      • Implement nutrition and therapeutic diet plan through proper techniques and procedures as ordered by Health Care Practitioner.
      • Documents nursing encounters using the SOAP form of charting as required by policy and procedure.
      • Communicates information to nursing staff, physician, health care unit supervisory personnel and other staff as necessary.
      • Respects dignity and confidentiality of patients.
      • Attends mandatory staff meetings and training.
      • Must be able to obtain and maintain security clearance.
      • Must be able to apply principles of critical thinking to a variety of practical and emergent situations and accurately follow standardized procedures that may call for deviations.
      • Must be able to apply sound judgment beyond a specific set of instructions and apply knowledge to different factual situations.
      • Must be alert at all times; pay close attention to details.
      • Must be able to work under stress on a regular or continuous basis.
      • Post orders, if applicable, per site contract.
      • Perform other duties as assigned.Wellpath is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer Keyphrases: correctional medical services jobs, correctional medicine jobs, correctional health services jobs, prison health services jobs

Keywords: WellPath, Winston-Salem , Correctional Medicine Licensed Practical Nurse Needed in Winston Salem, NC, Healthcare , Winston Salem, North Carolina

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


General Surgeon Needed in Danville, VA Part-Time - $120K - $220K / Yea
Description: General Surgeons Needed for Full-Time Position Get Your Time Back Vohra Wound Physicians - No Call, No Weekends Apply Today Vohra Wound Physicians is seeking General Surgeons to join the nation's premier (more...)
Company: Vohra Wound Physicians
Location: Danville
Posted on: 02/25/2020

Physician - North Carolina Facility Is Seeking a Locum Tenens Psychiatrist
Description: Weatherby is assisting a facility in North Carolina with their search for a temporary psychiatrist. The work schedule consists of weekday shifts every other week. You can expect
Company: Weatherby Healthcare
Location: Kannapolis
Posted on: 02/25/2020

Intensive Care Unit - ICU RN - Travel (Kannapolis)
Description: Registered Nurse. Travel
Company: HealthCare Traveler Jobs
Location: Kannapolis
Posted on: 02/25/2020


Intensive Care Unit - ICU RN - Travel (Danville)
Description: Registered Nurse. Travel
Company: HealthCare Traveler Jobs
Location: Danville
Posted on: 02/25/2020

Burn Unit - ICU - RN - Travel (Danville)
Description: Registered Nurse.
Company: HealthCare Traveler Jobs
Location: Danville
Posted on: 02/25/2020

Internal Medicine Physician Needed in Danville, VA Part-Time - $120K -
Description: Internal Medicine Physicians Needed for Full-Time Position Get Your Time Back Vohra Wound Physicians - No Call, No Weekends Apply Today Vohra Wound Physicians is seeking Internal Medicine Physicians (more...)
Company: Vohra Wound Physicians
Location: Danville
Posted on: 02/25/2020

Bariatric Surgeon Needed in Danville, VA Part-Time - $120K - $220K / Y
Description: Bariatric Medicine opening in Danville, Virginia. Bariatric Surgeons Needed for Full-Time Position Get Your Time Back Vohra Wound Physicians - No Call, No Weekends Apply Today Vohra Wound Physicians (more...)
Company: Vohra Wound Physicians
Location: Danville
Posted on: 02/25/2020

Rheumatology Opportunity in Danville, VA (Physician #)
Description: Rheumatology Opportunity in Danville, VA br br Danville, VA - Located in south-central Virginia along the North Carolina border, within a
Company: Keith A. Long LLC, dba. Source Medical
Location: Danville
Posted on: 02/25/2020

Physician - North Carolina Medical Facility Seeks Psychiatrist
Description: A North Carolina-based medical facility needs locum tenens psychiatry coverage. The provider will work from 8 am - 6 pm or 7 am - 5 pm on weekdays.
Company: Weatherby Healthcare
Location: Kannapolis
Posted on: 02/25/2020

Physician - A Locum Tenens General Surgeon Is Wanted in North Carolina
Description: We have an opportunity in North Carolina for a general surgeon. The provider can expect to work 24-hour shifts. The locum
Company: Weatherby Healthcare
Location: Kannapolis
Posted on: 02/25/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest North Carolina jobs by following @recnetNC on Twitter!

Winston-Salem RSS job feeds