Licensed Practical Nurse

Posting ID : A1068526207
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Healthcare

The Minnesota Department of Corrections (DOC) is seeking to fill a part-time Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) at the Minnesota Correctional Facility-Faribault.

To view the complete job announcement and to apply, please visit: and refer to Posting #15CORR000625.

The application deadline is September 2, 2015.

Salary Range:$17.85 -- 25.45/hour + comprehensive benefits
Days/Hours of Work:Rotating Shifts, weekends and holidays

The DOC offers its LPNs:
-Free CE Direct educational opportunities.
-Work schedules posted 14 days in advance.
-No shift cancellations due to low census or acuity.
-Free parking at all facilities.
-Excellent State of Minnesota benefits (visit for more benefits information)
-Positions are eligible for the Correctional Employees' Retirement Plan

Job Duties:
LPN positions assist practitioners and Registered Nurses in providing health care to offenders. The job duties include:

+Administer medication as prescribed by the practitioner.

+Assist the Registered Nurse and practitioner in ongoing health maintenance and health promotion.

+Provide necessary information for continued health care services available to offenders prior to release.

+Attend training so that knowledge regarding health-related topics is current.

Minimum Qualifications:
+Graduation from an approved school of nursing plus current licensure in Minnesota as a Practical Nurse without limitations or restrictions.

+Experience sufficient to perform advanced practical nursing duties in the care of mentally ill, physically ill, developmentally disabled, geriatric or clinic patients.

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