Licensed Practical Nurse

MHM Services, Inc. De Funiak Springs , FL 32433

Posted 3 months ago

Overview

Centurion is proud to be the provider of healthcare services to the Florida Department of Corrections.

We are currently seeking a full-time Licensed Practical Nurse to join our team at Walton Correctional Institution located in De Funiak Springs, Florida.

Available Shift

Evening shift, 2:30pm-11pm; Rotating Weekends

Responsibilities

The LPN is responsible for providing holistic nursing care within the appropriate scope of practice to incarcerated patients. Licensed Practical Nurses work under the direction of Registered Nurses, medical, and psychiatric staff to respond to a range of physical and mental health needs.

Benefits

We offer excellent compensation and comprehensive benefits for our full-time team members including:

  • Health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance

  • 401(k) with company match

  • Generous paid time off

  • Paid holidays

  • Flexible Spending Account

  • Continuing Education benefits

  • Much more...

About Us

Centurion contracts with state and local governments nationwide to provide comprehensive healthcare services to correctional facilities, state hospitals, and other community settings. Our dedication to making a difference and our passionate team of the best and the brightest healthcare employees has made us one of the leaders of the correctional health industry. Whether you are driven by purpose and impact or on a journey of professional growth, our opportunities can offer both.

Qualifications

  • Florida LPN license or ability to obtain license

  • Current CPR

  • Corrections experience not required

  • Ability to obtain a security clearance, to include drug screen and criminal background check

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Licensed Practical Nurse

MHM Services, Inc.