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LPN in Corrections

Company: Wexford Health
Location: Bessemer
Posted on: July 21, 2021

Job Description:

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) at William E. Donaldson Correctional Facility

  • POSITION: Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
  • SCHEDULE: Full-time, 40hr/wk -- permanent and 3 or 6 month contract available
  • FACILITY: Donaldson Correctional Facility
  • LOCATION: Bessemer, AL
  • Competitive shift with shift differential 

ENJOY AN AUTONOMOUS POSITION WHERE YOU'LL HAVE GUARANTEED HOURS AND JOB SECURITY WITHOUT HAVING TO DEAL WITH HEAVY LIFTING, INSURANCE AUTHORIZATIONS, OR PATIENT FAMILIES!

SIGN-ON BONUS

Wexford Health Sources is contracted by the state of Alabama with the Alabama Department of Corrections to staff and run the medical and mental health units within the correctional facilities. Our philosophy is that health care should not be considered a luxury for anyone.  We simply care for those in need and the corrections environment is our venue.

 

 POSITION SUMMARY

A Licensed Practical nurse licensed in the state of assignment responsible for assisting in the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation.  Under the supervision of Registered Nurses, directs and guides patient teaching activities commensurate with education and demonstrated competencies.  Under the supervision of 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.

  • $1,000 Sign-on Bonus
  • Evening and Night Shift Differentials $1.50/$2.00
  • Intake and Classification
  • Outpatient Clinic
  • Emergent Services
  • Chronic Care Clinic
  • Patient Education
  • Med Pass
  • Infectious Disease Control

The duties and responsibilities outlined herein are for payroll purposes only; employees may be assigned other duties as required.

We’re proud to offer a competitive benefits package including:

  • Annual review with performance increase
  • Generous paid-time off program that combines vacation and sick leave
  • Paid holidays
  • 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 accepted.

TRAVEL: Minimal travel required.

LICENSING: Current Alabama Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) License

CERTIFICATION: Current CPR certification

EDUCATION: Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: One (1) year clinical experience

EOE/M/F/D/V

Keywords: Wexford Health, Birmingham , LPN in Corrections, Other , Bessemer, Alabama

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