Status:
OPEN
Job ID:
26213
Title:
Registered Nurse
Applications Invited from Countries:
United States
Job Description

Requisition Details for: 59889

Requisition Details

Summary

Requisition ID: 59889

Requisition Name : Licensed Practical Nurse

Customer : TN MHSAS- Tennessee Department of Mental Health

Quantity Requested: 1

Estimated Duration : 02/06/2023 - 06/30/2023

 

Pricing

Bill Rate : USD 70.00 Per  Hour

Expenses Allowed : No

 

Location

Position Location : On Site

Address

100 Moccasin Bend Rd,   Chattanooga,  Tennessee    37405

Description

44592

Currently licensed as a practical nurse with the State of Tennessee or holds a privilege to practice in the State of Tennessee under the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC).

Performs BLS (Basic Life Support), CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation), and other emergency responses. Provides health care support as directed by the immediate supervisor. Follows a prescribed health care plan or protocol. Takes the patient’s vital signs. Identifies patient’s allergies. Administers medication. Monitors side effects of medication. Observes effectiveness of medications. Feeds the patient. Bathes the patient. Prepares the patient for laboratory tests. Obtains required lab specimens per protocol. Prepares specimens for transport to an outside laboratory. Performs other procedures per protocol. Provide Consultation and Advice to Others: Educates patients/caregivers how to maintain optimal health status. Demonstrates self-care such as dressing changes, self-examinations, activities of daily living (e.g., hygiene), and use of adaptive equipment/devices. Ensures the patient understands self-care instructions. Documenting/Recording Information: Documents assessments, care and education provided to the patient. Lists vital signs and procedures performed in the patient’s medical record. Documents orders followed and medical interventions. Documents completed tests and the results. Documents administration and effectiveness of drugs, documents utilization of controlled drugs. Completes medical and administrative forms (e.g. electronic or paper). Monitoring and Controlling Resources: Maintains an adequate, current, and secure inventory of health care supplies. Reports discrepancies in the inventory. Inspecting Equipment, Structures, or Material: Ensures that medical equipment and designated work areas are kept clean and serviceable. Reports any maintenance problems or repairs made on equipment. Establishing and Maintaining Interpersonal Relationships: Fosters team work to ensure total care of patient/client and outside entities. Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates: Discusses the patients comprehensive health plan with other staff to identify the patients/clients needs. Communicating with Persons Outside Organization: Communicates with internal and external entities.

 

Schedule

Days : Monday  Yes Tuesday  Yes Wednesday  Yes Thursday  Yes Friday  Yes Saturday  Yes Sunday  Yes

Hours/Day : 12.5

Time Zone : EST

 

Shifts

Start Time

 

End Time

 

Description

 

Active

 

Shift 1

8:00 AM

 

5:00 PM

     

Yes

 

Shift 2

           

Yes

                 

Custom Fields

 

Onboarding Requirements to Complete Upon Acceptance

 
 

Minimum Verification Requirements

Please complete the following verifications upon candidate's selection. 

  • Identogo Fingerprinting
    • Instructions located on the dashboard in the Files and Documents section
 
 

Onboarding Documents and Information: 

Please follow this link and fill out documents for relevant MHSAS location:

Documents

 
 

Will candidate Drivers License be required to upload? 

 

Yes

 
 

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Breakout Invoice By PO

     

Qualifications

 

Type

 

Category

 

Qualification

 

Description

 

Competency

     
 

Skills

 

Others

 

Basic Patient Care

 

 

 

Proficient (4-6 Years)

     
 

Skills

 

Others

 

Judgment and Decision Making

 

 

 

Proficient (4-6 Years)

     
 

Skills

 

Others

 

Knowledge of Chain of Command

 

 

 

Proficient (4-6 Years)

     
 

Skills

 

Others

 

Knowledge of HIPAA

 

 

 

Proficient (4-6 Years)

     
 

Skills

 

Others

 

Knowledge of Scope of Practice

 

 

 

Proficient (4-6 Years)

     
 

Skills

 

Others

 

Maintaining Confidentiality

 

 

 

Proficient (4-6 Years)

     
 

Skills

 

Others

 

Multitasking

 

 

 

Proficient (4-6 Years)

     
 

Skills

 

Others

 

Positive attitude

 

 

 

Proficient (4-6 Years)

     
 

Skills

 

Others

 

Problem Solving

 

 

 

Proficient (4-6 Years)

     
 

Skills

 

Others

 

Professionalism

 

 

 

Proficient (4-6 Years)

     
 

Skills

 

Others

 

Wound Care

 

 

 

Proficient (4-6 Years)