EauClaireRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Eau Claire jobs

Correctional Medicine Licensed Practical Nurse Needed in Eau Claire, WI

Company: WellPath
Location: Eau Claire
Posted on: May 13, 2020

Job Description:

Correctional Medicine opening in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. This and other lpn/lvn jobs brought to you by NursingJobCafe.com Here at Wellpath, everything that we do is about taking care of people - our patients, our staff and our partners. We are committed to making a difference by providing hope and healing to vulnerable patients in challenging clinical environments. Our talented, compassionate team thrives in an autonomous environment, is empowered and supported by education, training and the resources to practice healthcare the way it is meant to be and strives to "Always Do The Right Thing!"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.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
      • 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, Eau Claire , Correctional Medicine Licensed Practical Nurse Needed in Eau Claire, WI, Healthcare , Eau Claire, Wisconsin

Click here to apply!

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

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Physician / Hospitalist / Minnesota / Locum tenens / Hospitalist Neede
Description: Commutable to/from Minneapolis Grand Rapids. Rounding,
Company: Confidential
Location: Minneapolis
Posted on: 05/26/2020

CNA - Night Shift
Description: Location: Good Samaritan Society Arlington br br Address: 411 Seventh Ave NW, Arlington, MN 55307-0645 USA br br Employment Type: Part-Time br br Shift: Night br br Job Summary br br (more...)
Company: Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society
Location: Arlington
Posted on: 05/26/2020

Physician / Emergency Medicine / Minnesota / Locum or Permanent / Emer
Description: Work Schedule:Days/Evenings: 6 to 8 weeks. During weekday/evening shifts, 1.0 FTEE emergency physician will cover 40 hours, typically
Company: EGA Associates LLC
Location: Minneapolis
Posted on: 05/26/2020


Physician / Psychiatry / Minnesota / Permanent / 100% outpatient offer
Description: Twin Cities. 100 outpatient position offers an outstanding
Company: Confidential
Location: Minneapolis
Posted on: 05/26/2020

CNA - FT - Evening
Description: Location: Good Samaritan Society Howard Lake br br Address: 413 13th Ave, Howard Lake, MN 55349-0316 USA br br Employment Type: Full-Time br br Shift: Evening br br Job Summary br br (more...)
Company: Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society
Location: Howard Lake
Posted on: 05/26/2020

RN - On-Call / PRN Shifts
Description: Location: Good Samaritan Society Arlington br br Address: 411 Seventh Ave NW, Arlington, MN 55307-0645 USA br br Employment Type: PRN br br Shift: Various Shifts Available br br Job Summary (more...)
Company: Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society
Location: Arlington
Posted on: 05/26/2020

Physician / Dermatology / Minnesota / Permanent / MN Facility Looking
Description: A new dermatology physician opportunity is now available in Minnesota at a specialty group. The group is hiring an additional physician to support the growing patient census. The new dermatologist will (more...)
Company: StaffPhysicians.com
Location: Minneapolis
Posted on: 05/26/2020

Presbyterian Homes & Services: Registered nurse
Description: Presbyterian Homes Services is looking to hire a Registered Nurse with 1 years of RN experience to join our Maranatha Team in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota. We are currently hiring for: A Part Time , (more...)
Company: Presbyterian Homes & Services
Location: Minneapolis
Posted on: 05/26/2020

Physician / Surgery - General / Minnesota / Locum tenens / Telemedicin
Description: Quivvy Tech is currently hiring telemedicine physicians Quivvy Tech is the fastest growing national telemedicine network in the U.S. We have
Company: Quivvy Tech
Location: Minneapolis
Posted on: 05/26/2020

County Agency Social Worker-Child Protection & Adult Mental Health
Description: Come join the public service team at Goodhue County Health Human Services You will be a part of skilled, caring and knowledgeable HHS professionals whose talents and contributions promote, strengthen (more...)
Company: Goodhue County Health and Human Services
Location: Red Wing
Posted on: 05/26/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Wisconsin jobs by following @recnetWI on Twitter!

Eau Claire RSS job feeds