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Iowa Department of Administrative Services Registered Nurse in Mitchellville, Iowa

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Registered Nurse

Salary

$56,347.20 - $87,422.40 Annually

Location

Mitchellville - 50169 - Polk County, IA

Job Type

Full-time

Agency

249 Corrections - Iowa Correctional Institution for Women (Mitchellville)

Job Number

21-00905

Closing

10/29/2020 11:59 PM Central

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Point of Contact

Amerist Chambers at (515) 725 5006 or Amerist.Chambers@iowa.gov

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REGISTERED NURSE

Hours of work: Hiring for opening on 2p-10p shift with every other weekend off

Plan, implement and evaluate health care: Includes completing nursing assessments on inmates, includes physical examination of all reported inmate injuries/illness (may include staff injuries), includes all nursing procedures, not limited to: gastronomy feedings, catheter irrigation's, administration of parenteral (IV fluids/antibiotics) and nonparenteral medications, ear irrigation's, eye irrigation's, provide emergency first aid, CPR, administration of oxygen, nasal/oral suctioning,

Must be able to respond to Code Blue or emergency situations with arrival in expedient, timely manner.

Document nursing functions completed utilizing Depatment of Corrections policy/procedures:

Document nursing assessments, interventions, planning and evaluations, must be able to document in order to accurately describe events or findings, assess patients to identify appropriate psychiatric nursing interventions, collaborate with members of an inter-disciplinary health team to plan, implement, coordinate, and evaluate client care, monitor, assess, address, document and report symptoms and changes in client's condition, develop and implement discharge planning processes.

Insure proper administration and documentation of medications:

Administer medications and treatments accurately

Must be able to clean medication carts and TX cabinets,

Must be able to deliver medications to units when needed and communicate as a member of the Interdisciplinary Team,

Must be able to deliver written and verbal information to inmates and off-site medical personnel.

This position is located inMitchellville IowaatIowa Correctional Institution for Women

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Minimum Qualification Requirements

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

BE SURE TO INCLUDE YOUR STATE OF IOWA OR COMPACT STATE LICENSE NUMBER AND EXPIRATION DATE

For additional information, please click on thislink to view the job description.

Additional Qualification Requirements

More information regarding the Nurse Licensure Compact Administrators agreement of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing is available at the Nurse Licensure Compact.

Review the provisions of the statute that authorized the creation of the Nurse Licensure Compact at Chapter 152E, Iowa Code.

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Do you currently hold a Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Iowa by the Iowa Board of Nursing or licensure as a Registered Nurse in accordance with the Nurse Licensure Compact Administrator's Agreement of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing and you have you included your license information with your application?

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249 Corrections - Iowa Correctional Institution for Women (Mitchellville)

Address

420 Mill St SWMitchellville, Iowa, 50169

Website

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