Licensed Vocational Nurse, CDCR

California Prison Health Care System Imperial, CA
Department Name: California Correctional Health Care ServicesRegion: Southern CaliforniaTime Base/FT/PT: Full Time Limited TermClosing Date/FFD: 7/17/2018

Licensed Vocational Nurse, CDCR

$56,292 - $63,612 Annual Salary

At CCHCS, our Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN) are skilled at providing medication administration by consistently practicing the Six Patient Rights. Specifically, our LVNs are responsible for coordinating the LVN clinics in housing units working with a primary care team, performing/reading vital signs, EKGs, vaccinations, and other nursing care duties. Our LVNs assist in MD line by processing patient paperwork, noting Provider orders, and working closely with Pharmacy. Moreover, our LVNs administer tuberculin skin tests in Receiving and Release (R&R); conduct visual and auditory acuity measurements in clinic settings; dress superficial injuries; and perform all assigned nursing procedures at the bedside in licensed facilities of the prison. Furthermore, you will be providing observation and therapeutic intervention consistent with the patients physical and psychological status, evaluating effectiveness of the patient treatment regimen, and recording progress. Additionally, you will be documenting all clinical observations and relevant activities in the Unit Health Record, including objective and subjective data, treatment interventions, and patient teaching.

Please review the Minimum Qualifications on the Exam Bulletin and, if qualified, complete the Online Self-Assessment according the instructions.

Apply for this position by clicking Apply Now at the top or bottom of this job posting. Contact Catherine Lara at 661.664.3263 for your questions regarding the position, application process, and/or status of your application. EOE.

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