Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN/LVN) – Corrections job in Tucson, Arizona. 13- week renewal assignment Responsible for providing holistic nursing care within the appropriate scope of practice to incarcerated patients. Work under the direction of RNs, medical, and psychiatric staff to respond to a range of physical and mental health needs. Observe, and record symptoms, reactions, and patient progress; Assist physicians during treatments and examinations Administer medications and prescribed treatments Complete admissions and discharges and promote rehabilitation Collaborate with multidisciplinary team, ensuring patient continuity of care by following individualized treatment Communicate with team members individually, at team meetings and with written documentation as needed. Provide direct patient care to include gathering vital signs, subjective and objective information, laboratory, EKG, and other diagnostic tests, perform basic hygiene care, and ordered treatments, and administer ordered non-intravenous medications. Promote preventive and health maintenance care, including positive health behaviors and self-care skills through education and counseling. Proactive in performance improvement activities as demonstrated by participating in the Company s CQI program, and modifying clinical practices based on CQI recommendations Coordinate care closely with security staff while maintaining a positive, collaborative relationship Maintain ethical commitment to ensure confidentiality within the limits of a correctional environment Deliver care in a nonjudgmental/nondiscriminatory manner to protect the autonomy, dignity and rights of patients Perform other duties as assigned Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN/LVN) – Corrections job qualifications: 1 year experience as a LPN Correctional environment experience preferred LPN Licensure: current, active, unrestricted in Arizona CPR Ability to pass facility requirements
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