POSITION: Licensed Practical Nurse
SCHEDULE: 3p-11p Rotating Days Off (40hrs/week)
Starting Rate $28.00 SOB $7,500!!!!
FACILITY:Pontiac Correctional Center
LOCATION: Pontiac, IL
Wexford Health Sources, Inc. is a member of the Wexford family: a group of the nation's leading innovative correctional health care companies. At Wexford Health Sources, Inc., our philosophy is that health care should not be considered a luxury for anyone.We simply care for those in need and the corrections environment is our venue.
Provide a range of services in the Health Care Unit and housing units including assessment, medication delivery, non-professional nursing care duties and assisting Registered Nurses and medical personnel in the assessment of the physical, psychological and social dimensions of patients Takes vital signs (temperature, pulse, respiration and blood pressure). Applies and changes dressings. Assists with activities of daily living with special attention to therapeutic significance.Assists with orientation of new employees Administers medications and injections Upon receiving the necessary training and/or instruction, perform other duties as required or assigned. BENEFITS
Wexford Health offers a competitive benefits package including:
Performance check-ins with annual merit increase (if applicable) Generous paid-time off program that combines vacation and sick leave Paid holidays Comprehensive health insurance through BlueCross BlueShield Dental and Vision insurance 401(k) retirement saving plan Company-paid short-term disability Healthcare and dependent care spending account
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