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Iowa Department of Administrative Services Licensed Practical Nurse in Cherokee, Iowa

Licensed Practical Nurse

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Licensed Practical Nurse

Salary

$22.95 - $34.86 Hourly

Location

Cherokee - 51012 - Cherokee County, IA

Job Type

Temporary

Agency

406 Dept of Human Services - Civil Commitment Unit (Cherokee)

Job Number

21-02074

Closing

5/16/2021 11:59 PM Central

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#LI-DNP

Point of Contact

Adam Benson - abenson@dhs.state.ia.us

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Job Description

This is a temporary non-merit position with the Iowa Department of Human Services - Civil Commitment Unit for Sexual Offenders in Cherokee, Iowa

The Civil Commitment Unit for Sexual Offenders in Cherokee, Iowa, has openings for Temporary LPN positions. The hourly range is $22.95 to $34.86 annually. This position generally requires the LPN to work either 8-hour shifts (6:00am-2:00pm or 2:00pm-10:00pm) or 10-hour overnight shifts (9:00pm-7:00am). There will be times the LPN may be required to work outside of these hours. This position does not have included benefits. You must be in good standing with the Iowa Board of Nursing and have an unencumbered LPN License.

Duties include;

Provides general nursing care to a specific high-risk population. This includes direct acute and chronic nursing care, health promotion, disease prevention, health education strategies across the lifespan, treatment of patients through therapeutic activities, providing psychological support and direction, escorting patients, accurate documentation of patient's behaviors and attitudes, and medication ordering and MAR completion. The LPN will work mostly independently with on-call personnel available as needed.

Minimum Qualification Requirements

Licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse by the Iowa Board of Nursing or licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse in accordance with the Nurse Licensure Compact Administrator’s Agreement of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing.

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    Do you currently hold a Licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse by the Iowa Board of Nursing or licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse in accordance with the Nurse Licensure Compact Administrator's Agreement of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing?

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Agency

State of Iowa

Agency

406 Dept of Human Services - Civil Commitment Unit (Cherokee)

Address

1251 W Cedar LoopCherokee, Iowa, 51012

Website

http://dhs.iowa.gov/mhds/mental/in-patient/ccuso

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