Company: STG International
Posted on: June 20, 2022
STGi Offers Flexible Work Hours and a Sign-On Bonus Are you
looking for a more balanced work life? Are you tired of the demands
in hospitals and private practice settings? If you are a dedicated
hard worker who is extremely passionate in providing healthcare
services and exceptional care to patients, we have the job for
STGi provides detention health care services including medical,
dental, and behavioral health to individuals in custody within ICE
detention facilities. We are seeking LVN/LPN candidates for
full-time and PRN/Per Diem healthcare positions. REQUIRED EDUCATION
AND EXPERIENCE Graduate from an approved, accredited
Vocational/Practical Nurse program located in a state, the District
of Columbia, or a U.S. territory.
Current, full and unrestricted LVN/LPN license in the state of
Louisiana. One year of professional experience as a licensed
vocational nurse/licensed practical nurse.
BLS for Healthcare Providers certification through the American
Ability to pass a federal government security background check.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Provides direct care to patients
within discipline Scope of Practice and performs functions in
accordance with current accepted practice, licensure,
certification, credentialing, and granted privileges.
Provides treatment of persons throughout the life span as
appropriate to discipline and facility setting.
May be expected to respond to and coordinate response to medical
Evaluates health care needs of residents and assists RN in the
development of nursing care plans to meet those needs.
Must adhere to practical nursing principles, procedures and
techniques for appropriate patient care and take direction from
registered nurses and onsite administrative personnel. PHYSICAL
DEMANDS Required to walk unaided at a normal pace for up to 10
minutes and maintain balance.
Required to respond to any medical emergency within 4 minutes,
where a fast walk or jog may be necessary to provide
Required to perform CPR/emergency care standing or kneeling.
Must have the ability to assist sick, injured or aging detainees or
staff exiting the building during an emergency (may require
lifting, dragging, wheeling or carrying someone who weighs
significantly more than self).
Must be able to see, hear and smell with or without the use of
aides if necessary (exceptions on a case-by-case basis).
Must easily alternate between kneeling and standing.
Must be able to lift, push, or carry 30 pounds.
Must be capable of standing on hard surfaces (cement floors) for
long periods of time.
STGi is driven to positively impact our customers, our employees,
and the communities that we serve. STGi offers a competitive
benefits package which includes Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k with
company match and a PTO and paid sick leave policy. STGi is
committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud
to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making
decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex,
sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national
origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected
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