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