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Position:  LPN- FT Travel Nurse $22.00 (State of TN) *** Sign on Bonus ***
Location:  Polk Co Jail, Benton, TN
Job Id:  4036-7000
# of Openings:  1

Southern Health Partners is a leading provider of affordable medical, dental, and mental health services to inmates in county and city jail facilities.  Our employees have been a key element of our success since our inception. Our associates are clearly part of the Southern Health Partners competitive advantage. 
 
As we continue to grow, we are routinely seeking talented candidates to join the SHP Team and at this time we have an excellent opportunity for a:
 
Full Time LPN
Medical Coverage Nurse 
$22.00hr
to Work in the state of Tennessee
 
*** Sign on & Retention Bonus Offered ***
 
 
Tired of the same old walls day in and day out?  Working as a Medical Coverage Nurse allows you to work various assignments from one week to the next at different Correctional Facilities.  If Travel takes you away from home, all travel and hotel expenses are paid by Southern Health Partners in advance.  Unlike other assignments in travel nursing, we are not looking for a short term assignment away but rather a dedicated nursing professional who would like a career in providing Team support on a Full Time basis (at least 36 hrs per week) to jails and detention centers throughout the Southern Health Partners company footprint.  
 
Employment with SHP Offers You:
  • The Opportunity for you to Make a Difference
  • Autonomy and Experience with Every Type of Patient Care Need
  • Safe and Secure Work Environment
  • Free Monthly CE Credit Hours as a CE Provider
  • Educational Discount Program Access Through the NEA
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance Program 
  • Company Paid Life Benefits & 401K Participation
  • Employee referral bonus program
Desired Skills and Experience
SHP medical professionals are needed to perform quality patient care services for an underserved population.  We are looking for a responsible licensed care giver to utilize their nursing skills for a diverse patient group.  In a secure jail medical unit, you will deliver patient care, review data collection, establish nursing plans and work under the boundaries of State Scope of Practice and Guidelines, and Physician/Provider(s).  Outside service referrals, following established treatment plans, and working with the Providers will be a key part of your position as well.  Monitoring patient progress and working with the Providers will round out a quality health care program performed on-site – one you can be proud to be a part of.  You should have competence in performing emergency intervention, physical assessment, critical thinking, and documentation skills.  Since this position requires extensive travel, you must have a reliable vehicle, current drivers license and insurance.  Be Nursing Proud and join us today!
 
Equal Opportunity Employer
 
All Applicants are subject to Drug Screening and the Issuance of Security Clearance by the Facility in Which Work is to be performed.   
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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