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Licensed Practical Nurse LPN

Job Reference: JIH02971003
Date Posted: 10 November 2019
Employer: Corizon Health
Location: Earlton , New York
Sector: Nursing
Contract Type: Full-Time
Closing Date: 08 December 2019

Job Description

Corizon Health is the pioneer provider of correctional healthcare in the United States. We are a company built on more than 40 years of innovation and expertise in the industry. Our people, our practices, and our commitment to success are the traits that make us the ideal employer as you begin or continue to advance your correctional healthcare career.


Tasks, activities and functions as delegated and may make assignment of duties to others as defined in their state of practice act. 2.

Ensuring that tasks, activities and functions assigned to others can safely be performed by the person receiving the assignment based on their educational preparation 3.

Provide monitoring of tasks, activities and functions that are assigned to others to ensure proper understanding and completion. 4.

Visit the infirmary daily and documents encounters in patients Medical Record as assigned. LPNs also ensure Medical Record documentation is in SOAP format, problem oriented and corresponds to the therapeutic order. Ensures all documentation is timed, legible and signed. Ensures all verbal or telephone orders are countersigned within seventy-two (72) hours. 5.

Contribute to the assessment of the health status of patients. 6.

Participate in the development and modification of a patient's plan of care. 7.

Perform delegated tasks, activities and functions that are consistent with prior educational preparation and within scope of practice. 8.

Provide direct basic care to assigned (multiple) clients within the structure of the healthcare program at their facility. 9.

Provide safe and effective nursing care and assumes responsibility for the care delivered. 10.

Implements patient education based on established teaching plans. 11.

Performs all duties as assigned by nursing supervisor, ADON, DON or designee within scope of practice.


High School diploma or equivalent 2.

Certification as Licensed Practical Nurse - Current State applying for.
One-year experience preferred.
Benefits for you: Opportunities for growth and advancement, Paid time off, Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance, Tuition assistance, 401(K) with company match, free online Continuing Education program, and Comprehensive onboarding.
Background check, security clearance, and drug screening required.
Category: Healthcare , Keywords: Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
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