LPN Full Time Outpatient

 

Wexford of Indiana LLC is a member of the Wexford family of companies: a group of the nation's leading innovative correctional health care companies. Wexford provides clients with experienced management; technologically advanced services; and programs that control costs while ensuring quality of care.

 

For more than two decades, the Wexford companies have consistently delivered proven staffing expertise and a full range of medical, behavioral health, pharmacy, utilization management, provider contracting, claims processing, and quality management services.

 

We simply care for those in need and the corrections environment is our venue. At Wexford of Indiana LLC, our philosophy is that health care should not be considered a luxury for anyone. 

 

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SPECIALIZED – REWARDING – UNPARALLELED EXPERIENCE

  • Full Time LPN
  • 12-Hour Shifts
  • New Castle Correctional Faciltiy
  • Newest and largest facility in the state
  • ER, Chronic Care, Outpatient, Community Health 

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OUR NURSES CAN DO ALL OF THAT? Every day is different! You will experience a wide spectrum of care like no other.

  • first responder/paramedic
  • psych nurse
  • geriatric nurse
  • wound care specialist
  • dialysis nurse
  • cancer nurse
  • cardiac nurse
  • post op nurse
  • orthopedic nurse
  • lab tech
  • diabetic educator
  • good cop, bad cop

​And sometimes, all in one day!

That's the benefit of Correctional Health Care!

 

Ask me about our JOB SHADOW program! Experience a day-in-the-life of our nurses. Nancy 800-903-3616 x284

 

We’re proud to offer a competitive benefits package including:

  • Annual review with performance increase
  • Generous paid-time off program that combines vacation and sick leave
  • Paid holidays
  • Comprehensive health insurance through Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Dental and Vision insurance
  • 401(k) retirement saving plans
  • Company-paid short-term disability
  • Healthcare and dependent care spending account

 

POSITION SUMMARY

Under the direct supervision of the designated Wexford Health manager and clinical supervision from the Director of Nursing, Registered Nurses, Medical Director and/or Indiana DOC personnel as appropriate, the LPN is responsible for assisting in the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; Under the guidance of Registered Nurses, directs and guides patient teaching activities commensurate with education and demonstrated competencies.

 

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

The Licensed Practical Nurse shall provide a range of services to the center including assessment, medication delivery, non-professional nursing care duties and assisting Registered Nurses and medical personnel.  Under the supervision of a Physician or Registered Nurse, performs non-professional nursing care duties in the assessment of the physical, psychological and social dimensions of patients in the Health Care Unit and, as necessary in the housing units.

The duties and responsibilities outlined herein are for payroll purposes only; employees may be assigned other duties as required.

 

ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS

Standard medical setting in a correctional facility, which includes daily interfacing with inmates, correctional staff, and health care personnel.  Temperature extremes may be encountered while moving throughout the facility outdoors and indoors in buildings without air conditioning.

Job Requirements:

The following requirements list the minimum to qualify.  An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted.

TRAVEL: Minimal travel required.

LICENSING: Currently licensed as an LPN in the state of Indiana

CERTIFICATION: Current CPR certification

EDUCATION: Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: One (1) year clinical experience

EOE/M/F/D/V