LPN - Per Diem Hillsborough County Department of Corrections
Hillsborough County | Manchester, NH
Per Diem $24.00 24 hours per week 2nd shift
Applicant MUST be able to commit to a flexible schedule that includes every other weekend
Under the supervision of the Nursing Supervisor and RN's, the LPN is responsible for providing professional nursing care within the scope of practice and guidelines in accordance with established policies and procedures. Responsibilities include triage and assessing of inmate needs, monitoring of medical/mental health needs of inmates, administer medication and care as ordered, update providers of changes in inmate condition, obtain and carry out orders from the providers, responding to medical emergencies and perform other related duties as required.
Knowledge in the theories and practices of nursing, especially in assessing physical and emotional needs and providing emergency care.
Ability to work independently and with other healthcare professionals
Must be licensed as an LPN by the State of New Hampshire
Detail oriented, ability to handle multiple tasks and excellent listening skills
Must demonstrate good judgment in dealing with inmates
This is a coed correctional facility and applicant must be physically able to climb, stand, bend and lift
New grads are encouraged to apply