LPN/LVN - Correctional Medicine # BD-83-02 (23501401)

Location: New York
Duration: Full Time
Job ID: BD-83-02 (23501401)
Company: Adelphi Medical Staffing, LLC
Contact: Megel Troupe    Call: 97390133622
Job Posted: 05/12/22

LPN/LVN - Correctional Medicine # BD-83-02 - BD-83-02 (23501401)

Adelphi Medical Staffing is seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse to work at a jail in New York. The ideal LPN will be required to assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records within the jail.

Summary:
• Ref #: BD-83-02
• Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse
• Specialty: Correctional Nursing
• Location: Lewis, New York
• Service Setting: County Correctional Facility
• Job Type: Contract
• Start Date: ASAP
• Contract Length: 1 year, with optional 2-year extensions
• Shift/Schedule: 1 PM – 9 PM – Monday through Friday; 7 PM – 9 PM – Saturday and Sunday
• Rate: $30/hr
• Benefits: 401K and Medical Benefits

Requirements:
• NY License
• Graduate
• Registered with the NY Board of Nursing

Responsibilities:
• Completing necessary medical documents in a legible format.
• Compiling a complete medical history, gathering information from written and oral sources, and updating records to the individuals' electronic records.
• Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients.
• Will advise patients on health maintenance and condition management.
• RN will advise on disease prevention or provide case management.
• Monitor mental health illness and medication with appropriate referral, medical referrals, and follow-ups.
• Manage the TB program.