Virginia Department of Corrections
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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)|
|Post Date:||Jul 05, 2017||Type:||Full time|
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US - Virginia - Richmond
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Provides professional nursing services, health care and treatment to offenders in an adult correctional institution. Assesses offenders’ health problems and needs, prepares and administers prescribed medications, initiates emergency interventions, first aid measures, and assists physician. Develops and implements medical/nursing guidelines and maintains medical records. Provides training as necessary to staff and education to offenders about healthy lifestyles.
Graduation from a recognized accredited school of Nursing. Licensed or eligible for licensure as a Practical Nurse by the Virginia Board of Nursing (or other states participating in the Nurse Licensure Compact). Working knowledge of principles and practices of professional nursing.
Applications for this position must be submitted electronically through this website. Mailed, emailed, faxed, or hand delivered applications and résumés will not be accepted.