YesCare Corp Travel Licensed Practical Nurse in Westover, Maryland
Experience & Requirements
Graduate from a Licensed Practical Nursing program.
Currently licensed as a Practical Nurse in the state of employment.
Has active multi-state compact license, strongly preferred
Possesses an active CPR certification.
Remains knowledgeable about specific state laws and regulations governing practice.
Required flexibility to work in different nursing role assignments as needed.
Required flexibility to work different shift times and work rotations.
Satisfactory completion of initial and annual clinical competencies to demonstrate aptitude as assigned by role.
A background check, security clearance and drug screening are required for this role.
YesCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. In compliance with federal and state employment opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability, Vietnam era veteran, or disabled Veteran status. EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans.
Below is a list of your responsibilities as a Travel Licensed Practical Nurse with YesCare:
Contributes to the assessment of the health status of patients.
Participates in the development and modification of a patient’s plan of care.
Performs delegated tasks, activities and functions that are consistent with prior educational preparation and within scope of practice.
Responds to and initiates care for medical emergencies throughout the facility. This includes the ability to perform continuous CPR until properly relieved.
Administers and documents medications on the Medication Administration Record. Documents all nursing care provided.
Provides direct basic care to assign multiple clients within the structure of the healthcare program at their facility.
Provides safe and effective nursing care and assumes responsibility for the care delivered.
Implements patient and correctional officers education based on established teaching plans.
Utilizes a problem-solving approach as the basis for their decision making.
Monitor offsite and onsite scheduling with a collaborative approach.
Monitor consult process as it relates to policy and contract.
Participates in Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Activities.
Participate in Patient Care Committee Meeting
Monitor CARES- with coordination as needed
Performs venipuncture and I.V. therapy as defined by scope of practice.
Monitors and schedules offsite appointments and provide coordination as needed
Will work in collaboration with Regional Medical Director, site medical providers, Regional Nursing Director and other site nursing leaders.
Follows standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
Performs other nursing duties as assigned.
YesCare Benefits (only applicable for full-time positions)
Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
Life and Disability Insurance
Generous PTO plan
401k with matching funds
Employee Discount and Rewards Program
Continuing Education Reimbursement
About YesCare Health
Correctional healthcare is not just a job. It’s a calling.
By choosing a career with YesCare, you are choosing the opportunity to truly make a difference in the health, well-being, and future of the patients you serve. We take pride in being a pioneer provider of correctional healthcare. As a YesCare professional, you have access to the resources and support to enhance your skills, build a solid foundation to reach your career potential, and contribute to the care and well-being of an underserved population. There is no greater calling. Join YesCare today and be part of our legacy of innovation and clinical expertise.
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Job Locations US-MD-Westover
Category Nursing & Nursing Assistant
Position Type Regular Full-time
Shift / Schedule Day
Location ID 91209