MedLink Career Hub, LLC CONTRACT - Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Correctional Facility Jessup, MD · Full time

Immediate Hiring!!! MedLink Career Hub is seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) for a Contract Position in a Correctional Facility in Jessup, MD

Description

Start Date: ASAP

Shift Time: 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Contract Weeks: 13

Guarantee: 40

Gross Weekly Pay: up to $1,680

Weekly Pay with Direct Deposit


QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Current Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in the State of Maryland 
  • Must have corrections experience, experience working in substance abuse preferred. Position has escalated compliance position is for the Opioid treatment program
  • Active CPR/BLS certification
  • Physical, vaccination status, and PPD/chest- x-ray 
  • Must be able to pass background check and drug screening


JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide direct and indirect nursing care to forensic clients, patients, and inmates with mental, emotional, or developmental disabilities under the direction of the supervising registered nurse, physician and correctional facility.
  • Plans and implements nursing care including administration of medication (per facility policy), therapeutic agents, treatments, disease prevention, and restorative measures ordered by a physician.
  • Collaborate with physicians and other health care providers; takes independent action within professional preparation and legal limits to maintain order.
  • Supervise the conduct of forensic clients, patients, and inmates to protect and maintain the safety of persons and property. 
  • Assists physicians with medical and/or minor surgical procedures; Obtains samples, specimens, and cultures for diagnostic testing per physician orders.
  • Performs assessment and ongoing monitoring of forensic clients, patients, and inmates physical and psychosocial status.
  • Maintains accurate, complete health care records and reports.
  • Maintains a safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Initiates emergency resuscitative measures according to adult resuscitation and advanced life support protocols.
  • Provides care in a non-judgmental, non-discriminatory manner that is sensitive to the patient’s and family’s diversity, preserving their autonomy, dignity, and rights.
  • Serves and protects the facility by adhering to professional standards, policies, and procedures; federal, state, and local requirements.
  • Knowledge of various computer systems.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in verbal and written communication skills.



WHY CHOOSE US?


MEDLINK CAREER HUB is a locally owned medical staffing company based in Lutherville-Timonium, Maryland. Having recognized the high demand for nurses and other allied health professionals, we aim to help alleviate some of those demands. Our goal is to provide top-tier and experienced clinicians to healthcare facilities in need. We pride in listening and really getting to know our applicants and clients to best understand what both parties need and ensure a great match.


At MedLink Career Hub, we are committed to creating a supportive and inclusive work environment that values diversity and promotes equal opportunity. Join our team and contribute to improving the health and well-being of individuals within the correctional system. Apply today and embark on a rewarding and fulfilling career journey!

Salary

$37 - $42 per hour