Licensed Practical Nurse - Full Time

Wexford Health Bloomington , IL 61701

Posted 4 weeks ago

POSITION: Licensed Practical Nurse

SCHEDULE: Full-Time11p-7a Rotating Days Off

FACILITY: Pontiac Correctional Center

LOCATION: Pontiac, Illinois

Wexford Health is proud to offer a competitive benefits package including:

  • Annual increase

  • Generous paid-time off program that combines vacation and sick leave

  • Paid holidays

  • Comprehensive health insurance through Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Dental and Vision insurance

  • 401(k) retirement saving plan with partial match

  • Company-paid short-term disability

  • Healthcare and dependent care spending account


  • Assists in planning individual treatment programs by utilizing available resources in planning care and consults with registered nurses, physicians and correctional officers.

  • Implements medical plan through administering medications and intervention in accordance with physician instructions.

  • Takes vital signs (temperature, pulse, respiration and blood pressure).

  • Applies and changes dressings.

  • Serves as a member of a nursing care and treatment team.

  • Assists with orientation of new employees

  • Assists physician as assigned.

  • Supervises inmates in the maintenance, cleanliness and sanitation of the environment.

  • Administers medications and injections

The duties and responsibilities outlined herein are for payroll purposes only; employees may be assigned other duties as required.

The following requirements list the minimum to qualify. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted.

TRAVEL: Minimal travel required.

LICENSING: Currently licensed as an LPN in the state of Illinois

CERTIFICATION: Current CPR certification

EDUCATION: Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: One (1) year clinical experience


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Licensed Practical Nurse - Full Time

Wexford Health