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Correctional Nurse (LVN)

JOB DESCRIPTION

LRN needed in Brownfield, TX- Contract

Texas Dept of Corrections 

Good Pay!

As as Corrections Nurse you will provide direct and individualized nursing care to the correctional-facility.

In addition to general nursing care, responsibilities of Corrections Nurses include (but are not limited to):

* Collaborates with primary care providers and other health care providers to ensure continuity, timeliness and appropriateness of care to inmate patients

* Coordinates and/or administers medication, therapeutic agents, treatments, to inmate patients

*Administers prescribed medication

*Applies surgical dressings & bandages

* Provides emergency first aid care

* Checks & records vital signs

* Obtains specimens from inmate patients for diagnostic testing

* Reports reactions to treatments and medications, as well as changes in the inmates’ emotional or physical condition

* Provides inmate patient education and/or discharge planning

* Records all care information concisely, accurately and completely, in a timely manner, in the appropriate format and on the appropriate forms

* Promotes a therapeutic environment to ensure inmates are treated in a professional, ethical and tactful manner

*Performs other position-related duties as assigned, depending on assignment setting

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance

LOCATION

Brownfield, Texas 79316

PAY

$25

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