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Local Licensed Practical Nurse – 7876111 

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Job Title: Local Licensed Practical Nurse

Schedule: 8:30-hour shifts (3:00 PM to 11:30 PM).

Duration: 13-week contract position

Job Summary: As a Local Licensed Practical Nurse, you will provide essential nursing care and support in a Correctional Facilities. Working under the supervision of registered nurses or physicians, your primary responsibility is to ensure the comfort, safety, and well-being of patients while assisting with various healthcare tasks and treatments.


  • Patient Care: Administer basic medical care, including monitoring vital signs, assisting with activities of daily living (ADLs), and dressing wounds.
  • Medication Administration: Administer medications and injections as prescribed by healthcare professionals, ensuring accurate documentation.
  • Health Monitoring: Observe and record patients’ health conditions, reporting any changes or concerns to the supervising nurse or physician.
  • Treatment Support: Assist with medical procedures and treatments, such as wound care and specimen collection.
  • Patient Education: Provide patients and their families with health education, instructions, and support to manage their conditions effectively.
  • Medical Documentation: Maintain accurate and up-to-date medical records, charts, and reports.
  • Infection Control: Follow established infection control protocols to maintain a safe and sanitary environment for patients and staff.
  • Collaboration: Work collaboratively with other healthcare team members to provide comprehensive patient care.
  • Emergency Response: Respond promptly and effectively to medical emergencies, providing immediate care as needed.
  • Adherence to Regulations: Follow all nursing and healthcare regulations, standards, and ethical guidelines.


  • Completion of an accredited Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) program.
  • Valid LPN license issued by the state or country regulatory authority.
  • Basic knowledge of nursing principles and medical terminology.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills for effective patient interaction.
  • Compassion, empathy, and a caring demeanor.
  • Ability to handle stressful situations and maintain composure in emergencies.
  • Attention to detail and excellent organizational skills.
  • Physical stamina and ability to lift and move patients with proper techniques and equipment.

Note: The specific duties and qualifications may vary depending on the healthcare facility, local regulations, and the scope of practice allowed for LPNs in the area. Local Licensed Practical Nurses play a critical role in providing hands-on care and support to patients, contributing significantly to the overall healthcare team in the community.

Job Category: Local Licensed Practical Nurse
Job Type: Contract

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