Licensed Practical Nurse I

Recruitment #220105-Y11A-06

Introduction

Position is located at the Central Oklahoma Juvenile Center in Tecumseh, OK.

Drug and Alcohol Pre-Employment and Pre-placement Testing

Upon a conditional offer of employment, applicants for safety sensitive positions shall be required to submit to urinalysis to test for drugs.  Appointment to a safety sensitive position shall be contingent upon a negative drug test result. 

Perform nursing assessments on new admissions and readmissions, taking vital signs, cleansing wounds, applying dressing and splints as ordered by doctor, recording medication as given, administering first aid to employees and residents as ordered by doctor.

Position will observe patient for positive improvement from medications; document and report to appropriate physician; complete nursing assessments on new employees which will consist of TB screenings; contagious disease screening and documenting same.
Maintaining health records on residents and employees.

Evaluates the need and administers prescribed medications per doctor's orders (routine and standing) as appropriate. Will follow physician's orders in administering medications, treatments, wound dressing, obtaining lab specimens (i.e. blood draws)

Special Requirements:
Must be able to pass background check and drug screening. Applicants must be willing and able to perform all job-related travel normally associated with this position, possess a valid Oklahoma driver's license at time of appointment.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience requirements at this level consist of possession of a valid permanent Oklahoma license as a licensed practical nurse as approved by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing or, Licensed Practical Nurse License recognized by the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC).

NOTES

Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.

No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.


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