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LPN Licensed Practical Nurse

Ellerslie, MD 21529

Corizon Health

Posted 4 weeks ago
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Job Description

Corizon Health is the pioneer provider of correctional healthcare in the United States. We are a company built on more than 38 years of innovation and expertise in the industry to become the best. Our people, our practices, and our commitment to success are the traits that make us the ideal employer as you begin or continue to advance your correctional healthcare career.
Delivers quality care that is consistent within the scope of practice as outlined by the local state nurse practice act for Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurses. Responsible for tasks, activities and functions as delegated and may make assignment of duties to others as defined in their state of practice act. Ensure that tasks, activities and functions assigned to others can safely be performed by the person receiving the assignment based on their educational preparation. Provides monitoring of tasks, activities and functions that are assigned to others to ensure proper understanding and completion.
1. Graduate from a Licensed Practical Nursing program. 2. Currently licensed as a Practical Nurse in the state of employment. 3. Possesses an active CPR certification. 4. Remains knowledgeable about specific state laws and regulations governing practice. 5. Satisfactory completion of initial and annual clinical competencies to demonstrate aptitude as assigned by role.
Employees must be able to perform the following: 1. Required to exert up to 50 pounds of force to lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects including the human body. 2. Required to kneel, stoop, crouch and/or crawl occasionally. Frequent walking throughout site; to include walking up and down flights of stairs. 3. Must have and maintain sufficient strength, agility, and endurance to perform during stressful (physical, mental and emotional) situations encountered on the job. Corizon Health.Category: Healthcare, Keywords: Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)