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Virtual Hiring Event - (RN & LPN's) - September 29th

Job: 125346

Location: Tavares, FL

Facility: Lake County Jail, FL

Type: Full-Time

Shift: Variable Shift

Recruiter: Merchelle Beckford

Email: MABeckford@Wellpath.us

Why Wellpath

Here at Wellpath, everything that we do is about taking care of people – our patients, our staff and our partners. We are committed to making a difference by providing hope and healing to vulnerable patients in challenging clinical environments. Our talented, compassionate team thrives in an autonomous environment, is empowered and supported by education, training and the resources to practice healthcare the way it is meant to be and strives to “Always Do The Right Thing!”


 

 

 

About this role

Virtual Healthcare Hiring Event

When:  Thursday, September 29th

Times:  10am - 3pm

Location:  Via Zoom

 

Hiring for:

Registered Nurse FT 12hr Days and Nights

Licensed Practical Nurse FT 12hr Days and Nights

Registered Nurse PRN

Licensed Practical Nurse PRN

What you bring to the table

Why Wellpath?

Work at the top of your license.
Join our family and experience a wide range of independence and patient acuity that not only will demand your full range of skills, but also will call on you to grow and be your best each, and every day.

Take your next career step.
At wellpath we say, you can do well, while you do good. If you're feeling like you've hit your ceiling and you're wondering where to go to grow, come join our family and take a big step. The view is great from up here.

Help appreciative patients.
We know people like you want to help but have found it disheartening to work in places like hospitals and ERs. In our environments, you will experience patients who are appreciative of your skill, attention, and kindness. Come witness the light in your patient's eye that you have been missing.

What you will do

  • Under supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN), assists in the assessment of the physical, psychological and social dimensions of patients in the Health Care Unit and, as necessary, in the housing units.
  • Assists in planning an individual treatment program by using available resources in planning care, and consults with RNs and other staff as appropriate while applying knowledge and resources in planning care and patient teaching.
  • Implements individualized treatment programs as directed by the Health Care Practitioner.
  • Count controlled substances, syringes, needles and sharps at the beginning of each shift with another staff member and sign count logs.
  • Implements clinical and technical aspects of care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols. Intervenes with proper safety techniques, procedures and standard precautions.
  • Responds to a code or health emergency within standard guidelines.
  • Implements medical plan through administering medications in accordance with Health Care Practitioner's orders and protocols: Administers medications according to proper techniques and procedures including IV therapy (when certified) and all other approved routes of administration. Uses pharmacy knowledge and available resources to include drug reaction and overdose in administration of medications.
  • Implements medical plans through obtaining diagnostic tests in accordance with Health Care Practitioner's orders and protocols: Obtains body fluid specimens and performs EKG's using proper techniques and procedures. Communicates information to ancillary departments using established referral process.
  • Assists the Health Care Practitioner in medical or minor surgical procedures as necessary and/or requested to meet individual needs of patients.
  • Implement nutrition and therapeutic diet plan through proper techniques and procedures as ordered by Health Care Practitioner.
  • Documents nursing encounters using the SOAP form of charting as required by policy and procedure.
  • Communicates information to nursing staff, physician, health care unit supervisory personnel and other staff as necessary.
  • Respects dignity and confidentiality of patients.
  • Attends mandatory staff meetings and training.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain security clearance.
  • Must be able to apply principles of critical thinking to a variety of practical and emergent situations and accurately follow standardized procedures that may call for deviations.
  • Must be able to apply sound judgment beyond a specific set of instructions and apply knowledge to different factual situations.
  • Must be alert at all times; pay close attention to details.
  • Must be able to work under stress on a regular or continuous basis.
  • Post orders, if applicable, per site contract.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Wellpath is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer

Our investment in you

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance plan options
  • Time off & leave benefits
  • 401K
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Parental benefits
  • Perks and discounts
  • And more available here https://wellpathcareers.com/
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