Skip to Main Content

Licensed Practical Nurse - LPN / Correctional Nurse

Nortec Alexandria, LA

  • Salary $18 to $21 Hourly
  • Benefits Offered Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, Dental
  • Employment Type Full-Time

NORTEC is looking for an energetic self-starter to join our team. This is a unique opportunity to join a growing company with high hourly positions and excellent benefits. This is a full-time position and we are currently hiring both day and night shifts

This position is in a correctional setting, so all care delivered is with inmates inside a correctional facility.

We provide inmate healthcare across Rapides Parish. Our patient care focuses on quality and decreased hospital utilization. Our services provided are similar to an urgent care setting. All LPNs must be proficient with a MAR and have solid triage skills.

Benefits, Compensation, and Related

· This is a full time position complete with two weeks’ vacation and holiday pay

· Shifts are from 7:00 pm to 7:00 am on a 2-2-3 setup Sunday through Saturday (You will work every other weekend)

· We offer full health, dental, and vision insurance

o Health Insurance is a $1,000 deductible BlueCross policy

o All employees only pay 25% of their individual cost, $80/month is a normal average for employees

· Pay is between $18 and $21.00/hour, negotiable depending on experience and candidate

Our Goals:

· Provide exceptional and effective treatment for our patients’ illness or injury as directed by their physician

· Educate our patients on how to live with their illness or disability

· Diagnose and establish patient treatment plans

· Promote our patients’ individual dignity, mobility, independence and well-being

· Maintain accurate patient medical records

Requirements:

· Must be a Licensed Practical Nurse

· Must be able to work independently

· Must possess a valid CPR certification

Preferences:

· Urgent care clinic experience or hospital shift work

· Team oriented

· Mental or Behavioral health experience

· Experience with drug detoxification protocols

Nortec

Nortec provides correctional healthcare in Rapides Parish in three unique detention center facilities. Our patient care focuses on quality and decreased hospital utilization. Established in 2015 we are quickly emerging as a premier partner for Sheriff Offices across Central Louisiana.

Address

Alexandria, LA
71301 USA
Posted: over a month ago