YakimaRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Yakima jobs

Correctional Medicine Licensed Practical Nurse Needed in Pendleton, OR

Company: WellPath
Location: Pendleton
Posted on: February 24, 2021

Job Description:

Correctional Medicine opening in Pendleton, Oregon. This and other lpn/lvn jobs brought to you by NursingJobCafe.com Here at Wellpath, everything that we do is about taking care of people - our patients, our staff and our partners. We are committed to making a difference by providing hope and healing to vulnerable patients in challenging clinical environments. Our talented, compassionate team thrives in an autonomous environment, is empowered and supported by education, training and the resources to practice healthcare the way it is meant to be and strives to "Always Do The Right Thing!"Our Licensed Practical Nurse/Licensed Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN) is responsible for assisting in the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. Under the supervision of the RN(s), directs and guides patient teaching and activities that commensurate with his/her education and demonstrated competencies.Education:

  • Graduation from an accredited School of NursingExperience:
    • One (1) or more years clinic experience preferredLicenses/Certifications:
      • Current licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)
      • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) within the state
      • Current CPR certification
        • Under supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN), assists in the assessment of the physical, psychological and social dimensions of patients in the Health Care Unit and, as necessary, in the housing units.
        • Assists in planning an individual treatment program by using available resources in planning care, and consults with RNs and other staff as appropriate while applying knowledge and resources in planning care and patient teaching.
        • Implements individualized treatment programs as directed by the Health Care Practitioner.
        • Count controlled substances, syringes, needles and sharps at the beginning of each shift with another staff member and sign count logs.
        • Implements clinical and technical aspects of care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols. Intervenes with proper safety techniques, procedures and standard precautions.
        • Responds to a code or health emergency within standard guidelines.
        • Implements medical plan through administering medications in accordance with Health Care Practitioner's orders and protocols: Administers medications according to proper techniques and procedures including IV therapy (when certified) and all other approved routes of administration. Uses pharmacy knowledge and available resources to include drug reaction and overdose in administration of medications.
        • Implements medical plans through obtaining diagnostic tests in accordance with Health Care Practitioner's orders and protocols: Obtains body fluid specimens and performs EKG's using proper techniques and procedures. Communicates information to ancillary departments using established referral process.
        • Assists the Health Care Practitioner in medical or minor surgical procedures as necessary and/or requested to meet individual needs of patients.
        • Implement nutrition and therapeutic diet plan through proper techniques and procedures as ordered by Health Care Practitioner.
        • Documents nursing encounters using the SOAP form of charting as required by policy and procedure.
        • Communicates information to nursing staff, physician, health care unit supervisory personnel and other staff as necessary.
        • Respects dignity and confidentiality of patients.
        • Attends mandatory staff meetings and training.
        • Must be able to obtain and maintain security clearance.
        • Must be able to apply principles of critical thinking to a variety of practical and emergent situations and accurately follow standardized procedures that may call for deviations.
        • Must be able to apply sound judgment beyond a specific set of instructions and apply knowledge to different factual situations.
        • Must be alert at all times; pay close attention to details.
        • Must be able to work under stress on a regular or continuous basis.
        • Post orders, if applicable, per site contract.
        • Perform other duties as assigned.Wellpath is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer Keyphrases: correctional medical services jobs, correctional medicine jobs, correctional health services jobs, prison health services jobs

Keywords: WellPath, Yakima , Correctional Medicine Licensed Practical Nurse Needed in Pendleton, OR, Healthcare , Pendleton, Washington

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Travel - RN/RN-Med/Surg
Description: Come work at LRS Healthcare, the leading company in our industry. We re proud of our 4.7 rating on Glassdoor and 4.6 rating on Indeed. We are seeking to hire a talented traveling Med Surg to join our (more...)
Company: LRS Healthcare
Location: Goldendale
Posted on: 02/27/2021

ICU Burn Unit Registered Nurses, RN Travel
Description: Travel Nurses Needed - Intensive Care Burn Unit br Nationwide Trauma / Burn Intensive Care Unit Nursing JobsHCEN has numerous request for RN Candidate Profiles Looking for a Intensive Care Burn Unit (more...)
Company: RN Travel HealthCare Jobs
Location: Yakima
Posted on: 02/27/2021

RN / Registered Nurse / Oregon / Any / Hospitalist Nurse Practitioner Job
Description: HOSPITALIST NURSE PRACTITIONER NEEDED IN RURAL PACIFIC
Company: KA Recruiting, Inc.
Location: Pilot Rock
Posted on: 02/27/2021


Internal Medicine Physician Job in Central, Washington (7158)
Description: Internal Medicine opening in Ellensburg, Washington. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com Unique blend
Company: HDA MD Staff
Location: Ellensburg
Posted on: 02/27/2021

ER RN
Description: At National Staffing Solutions, we have the privilege and honor of working with dedicated healthcare professionals that make a positive impact in aiding those needing healthcare services across the U.S. (more...)
Company: National Staffing Solutions
Location: Toppenish
Posted on: 02/27/2021

Licensed Therapist / Physical Therapy / Oregon / PT / PHYSICAL THERAPIST Job
Description: Physical Therapy Home Health opportunity in North East Oregon. 13 weeks and a 40 hour work week. This level III trauma center is located in the largest city in eastern Oregon. With over 500 employees,
Company: Aureus Medical Group
Location: Hermiston
Posted on: 02/27/2021

APP - Psychiatry opening in WA
Description: Psychiatric-Mental Health opening in Yakima, Washington. This and other physician assistant jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com Psych NP opportunity in Yakima, WA Full Time Our nurse Practitioners are (more...)
Company: Archway Physician Recruitment
Location: Yakima
Posted on: 02/27/2021

Licensed Therapist / Occupational Therapist Job in Cashmere, Washington
Description: Occupational Therapist OT / TravelOccupational Therapist - Travel - WAAt MAS Medical Staffing, our
Company: MAS Medical Staffing
Location: Cashmere
Posted on: 02/27/2021

Registered Nurse (RN) - Emergency Department Trauma (ED)
Description: Emergency and Trauma opening in Sunnyside, Washington. This and other rn jobs brought to you by NursingJobCafe.com Adventure Awaits Accountable is leading the way in Travel Nursing - Run by Nurses for (more...)
Company: Accountable Healthcare Staffing
Location: Sunnyside
Posted on: 02/27/2021

TELE Travel RN - Job Id: JO02999331
Description: Next Travel Nursing is seeking a qualified
Company: Next Travel Nursing
Location: Yakima
Posted on: 02/27/2021

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Washington jobs by following @recnetWA on Twitter!

Yakima RSS job feeds