RN/LPN, Corrections – IMMEDIATE NEED

  • 200512
  • Clayton, MO
Clayton, MO. RN and LPN positions for correctional facility. Shifts: 6:30am-3pm; 2:30pm-11pm; 10:30pm-7am

Job Summary

Registered Nurse (RN) and Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) positions at Justice Center in Clayton, MO. Contact our Talent Acquisition Specialists for further details. (877.797.6427)

Clayton is an extremely clean, safe neighborhood with great restaurants, parks, and shopping.

 

Specifics

  • Total of 8 RNs and LPNs needed (minimum 4 of these to be RNs)
  • The center is open 24/7/365, so services would be needed accordingly
  • Shifts:
    • 6:30am-3pm
    • 2:30pm-11pm
    • 10:30pm-7am

Description of Work

Registered Nurse

  • Provide bedside and general nursing care
  • Take and record pulse, blood pressure, respiration, and temperature
  • Apply dressings and bandages
  • Provide direct nursing care including physical care and emotional support
  • Participate in performing nursing assessments to identify the strengths of nursing care needs of assessment
  • Participate in nursing diagnoses
  • Implement nursing components of the master treatment plan
  • Give medications and treatments as prescribed by a physician
  • Document and describe nursing care provided, as well as observations and interventions that contribute to the continuity of care
  • Participate in interdisciplinary team meetings
  • Assist physicians with special procedures and treatments
  • Perform other related work as required

Licensed Practical Nurse

  • Provide bedside care including feeding, bathing, bed making, ambulation, and oral hygiene
  • Taking and record temperature, pulse, respiration, blood pressure, etc.
  • Observe patients and detect deviations from normal conditions recording and reporting signs and symptoms which may be indicative of a change
  • Perform practical nursing duties such as special decubitus care, change of dressings, oxygen and aerosol therapy, catheterizations, bladder irrigations, douches, etc
  • Prepare, administer, and chart medications according to physician orders and under the supervision of a registered professional nurse
  • Assist RN in preparing nursing assessment summaries, preparing and implementing healthcare plans, instructing patients in performing personal healthcare, and performing rehabilitative and preventative nursing care
  • Assist with the admission process and orientation of consumer to the facility; participating in the planning of nursing care
  • Attend and participate in orientation and state agency staff development programs
  • Perform related work as assigned

Requirements

  • Active/Clear Nurse Licensure for the State of Missouri
  • Minimum 1-year experience
  • Clinical/corrections experience preferred
  • Competence in assessment skills, managing clinic flow, reviewing and teaching about medications, assessing and responding to emergencies or emergent health issues both on-site and as phone triage
  • Direct care experience within the previous year
  • Active/Clear BLS (American Heart Association)
  • Current TB and Hepatitis declaration
  • Experience working with electronic medical records, email, and computer literate
  • Successful completion of competency testing, drug screen, background check, and other agency screening/application requirements
  • Successful completion of other client screening/application requirements

Benefits

  • Excellent pay
  • Weekly payroll
  • Direct deposit
  • Employee benefits: 401-K, Vacation, Healthcare, Dental
  • Referral Program
  • Ask your Talent Acquisition Specialist for additional benefits and further details