• State of Nevada
  • Carson City, Nevada
  • Aug 03, 2020
Full Time Public Health
  • Salary: $43,347 - $63,747 per yr USD

Job Description

Licensed Practical Nurses provide general or psychiatric practical nursing care in accordance with the authorized scope of practice specified in the Nurse Practice Act. Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform work independently with little or no additional training. This position is located in Carson City. Under immediate supervision, the incumbent provides nursing care to inmates in a correctional setting. The LPN will contribute to the assessment of patient health and assisting therapeutic procedures; administer medication as prescribed by a physician or designee; document nurse progress notes in medical charts; provide emergency medical treatment such as CPR and first aid; and provide education to patients and assist with ADL's. The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.
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Additional Information

Announcement Number: 40269
Open to all qualified persons.
Posted 06/25/2020
Phone: (775)887-3374
Applications accepted until recruitment needs are satisfied

** Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. Lists of eligible candidates will be established and hiring may occur early in the recruiting process. Recruitment will close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or a hiring decision has been made.

Job Address

Carson City, Nevada United States View Map