Quality Health Care for County Correctional Facilities

Career Opportunities

LPN (PRN) Careers

Sandoval County Detention, Bernalillo, NM

SWCMG has an opening for LPN (P/T) at Sandoval County Detention Facility in Bernalillo, NM.

LPN Responsibilities
• Administering and charting medications at prescribed times.
• Communicating with MD/PA/FNP or RN any potentially significant medical complaints or observations discovered during routine duties.
• Transcribing orders from Physician, NP or PA
• Obtaining blood specimens, urine specimens, and other specimens as ordered by the medical providers.
• Assisting with sick call.
• Assisting with physicals by collecting appropriate data, i.e., history, vital signs.
• Performing treatments as ordered.
• Limiting access to medical records to MD and other licensed medical personnel.
• Keeping charts in order and recording all treatments and medications given.
• Communicating to RN any problem areas.
• Reordering supplies and medications under direction of the RN.
• Performing end of shift narcotic count.
• .Maintaining a clean work area and environment by performing concurrent cleaning.
• Administering immunizations as ordered.
• Administering and reading TB skin tests.
• Performing intakes to include health history, TB screening, medically clearing
• Detainees for booking into the facility or requesting further clearance from the hospital.

Requirements:
• Completion of an accredited School of Vocational Nursing
• Current, valid State of New Mexico Practical Nursing License
• Current CPR certification
• Experience in medical/surgical nursing or previous correctional health care experience preferred
• Good communication skills
• Must obtain and maintain a security clearance throughout the course of employment
EMAIL RESUME TO: deblee.tran@swcmg.com