Licensed Practical Nurse

ID: BD-556-04 (23952570)
Location: AZ - US
Duration: Full Time
Contact: Adelphi Prestige Team    Call: 770-485-1684
Updated: 03/08/2024

Adelphi is seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse to provide medical services at a detention center in Yuma County, Arizona.

Quick Job Facts:
• Ref #: BD-556-04
• Profession: Nursing
• Specialty: Licensed Practical Nurse
• Location: Yuma County, Arizona
• Facility Type: Detention Center
• Job Type: Contract
• Shift Schedule: 40hrs/week (Morning, evening, and night shifts)
• Start Date: TBA
• Rate:$45/hr

Requirements:
• Associate's Degree in Nursing from an accredited institution.
• Arizona license

Responsibilities:
In collaboration with the assigned Physician;
• Dispense all psychotropic and prescribed medications during scheduled med passes for detainees.
• Conduct health screening on juveniles upon admission.
• Train designated detention staff to conduct screenings and review each completed screening within 24 hours of admission.
• Obtain and review immunization records for juveniles detained more than 15 days.
• Perform physical exams on all detainees committed within twenty-four hours.
• Notify appropriate officials and guardians of required medical care for juveniles.
• Conduct daily sick calls to identify juveniles in need of medical services due to non-emergency injury or illness while in detention.
• Control and monitor pharmaceuticals.
• Conduct vision and hearing assessments for students with special needs enrolled in the Education Program at the facility.
• Provide quarterly quality assurance assessment reports for the medical services program.
• Any other duties as assigned



This LPN job opening last updated on 03/08/2024. Contact the employer using the Apply Online button or the information on this posting and mention you saw this job posting on LPNJobSite.com.

Adelphi Medical Staffing, LLC Profile

Adelphi was founded by a physician with years of experience, working with multiple health care providers, and who understands the unique challenges and rewards of being a healthcare professional in today’s health industry. Adelphi is dedicated to helping providers get access to qualified healthcare professionals to meet their coverage needs in delivery of life-saving care/patient care/healthcare services. We help physicians, nurse practitioners to find the placement that is right for them.

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