LPN - Butts Co. Jail Medical Dept.

    Southern Correctional Medicine
    1718 Reynolds St., Waycross, GA
    Part-time, Full-time

    Job Description

    Southern Correctional Medicine is a rapidly growing company; striving to be an innovative leader in providing health care to incarcerated individuals within the Georgia and Florida area County Jail systems.

    We offer employees a competitive salarie based on qualifications and experience.

    Southern Correctional Medicine is seeking an LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse, to join our team! You will be responsible for delivering high quality care to assigned patients.

    Corrections experience is preferred but not required. You must have a valid and current Georgia LPN license.

    Responsibilities:

    • Responsible for the performance of basic nursing duties which include but are not limited to: intake / admission assessments, medication administration, sick call, the execution of physician orders and assisting the physician in examinations and treatment of inmates
    • Provide basic patient care and treatment
    • Collaborate with all clinical staff and providers to ensure timely access to health care services
    • Sterilize and prepare medical tools and equipment
    • Educate and update patients on medical treatments

    Qualifications:

    • Previous experience in nursing or other medical fields
    • Must have a passion for providing the highest quality care in an institutional / correctional setting
    • Must be a quick learner and have leadership skills
    • Familiarity with medical tools and equipment
    • Ability to build rapport with patients
    • Compassionate and caring demeanor all while maintaining professional correctional care
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

    Job Type - Full Time and PRN Positions available

    Posting ID: 547657868Posted: 2020-02-12