LPN - Correctional
Healthcare - Nursing
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WCS Healthcare is currently seeking Licensed Practical Nurses for an ongoing contract at a county jail in Coxsackie, NY.
Compensation : $35 - $35
Job ID : 13568
- Prepares and administers (orally, subcutaneously, through an IV) and records prescribed medications.
- Reports adverse reactions to medications or treatments in accordance with the policy regarding the administration of medications by a licensed registered nurse
- Educates patients on surgical procedures
- Records patients’ medical information and vital signs
- Monitors and adjusts specialized equipment used on patients, and interprets and records electronic displays
- Initiates corrective action whenever the patient
- Current New York State LPN license (or willingness to obtain)
- 1-2 years of acute care experience in this specialty
- BLS certification from the American Heart Association
- Excellent communication and customer service skills