Required skills and experience:
– Graduation from a Licensed Vocational Nurse Program and current license/permit as a vocational nurse in the State of Texas.
– No experience required.
– Current BLS-HP required.
– LVN’s must be IV Therapy Certified
What you need to know:
– Full time day LVN positons
– Full Time Night LVN positions
Job selling points:
Ability to do a lot of different jobs – Clinic, in-patient, med pass, out-patient, wound care, cell side care, ER, critical care
Additional job details:
Provides nursing services, treatments and diagnostic and preventive procedures appropriate for inmate care and safety; interprets physicians’ orders; administers prescribed medication; when physician is present, assists physician with sick call; applies surgical dressings and bandages; provides emergency first aid care; checks and records vital signs; instructs inmates concerning discharge planning; observes signs and symptoms during sick call when physician is not present; reports reactions to treatments and medications as well as changes in the inmates’ emotional or physical condition; may instruct and supervise correctional staff concerning inmate health care and needs; consults with supervisor on problem cases; checks and orders supplies; maintains accurate medical records; provides health care education inmates.
licenses and certifications
Day, Night, 12 hour shifts