GCHC Licensed Practical Nurse-Savannah, Georgia area

Job description

Job Title: GCHC Licensed Practical Nurse-Savannah, Georgia area
Location: Coastal State Prison
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 216093

Minimum Requirements

A. Licensed as an LPN in the State of Georgia.

B. Prefer one year of clinical experience.

C. Functions within the Georgia Board of Nursing Nurse Practice Act.

D. Current BCLS certification. American Heart or American Red Cross HealthCare
provider only.

E. Must relate well to patients, security staff, visitors and co-workers.

F. Must be able to lift 50lbs. Normal bending, reaching and stooping. Standing and sitting for long periods of time. Must be able to move quickly across the compound in cases of emergency. Normal levels of hearing and seeing, if necessary, with corrective appliances. Must be able to perform BCLS.

G. Security clearance by the Georgia Department of Corrections.


Duties to include but are not limited to-Provides individualized, direct patient care to inmates/patients under the guidance of a clinical supervisor. Requires graduation from an approved program for LPN's and GA LPN license.

GCHC AAEEO/Condition Statement

Georgia Correctional HealthCare (GCHC) is a Division of Augusta University. We are an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution. Also, Augusta University is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans. It is the policy of the University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation or veteran status.

All candidates are to complete and successfully pass Pre-Employment requirements. This includes a Criminal History Record Release (and when applicable, a Physical Examination and Drug Screen).


Shift/Salary Pay Grade:11


Salary to be commensurate with qualifications of selected candidate within the established range (generally minimum-midpoint) of the position

Recruitment Period: March 29,2019 or until filled




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Job No:
Posted: 12/28/2020
Application Due: 2/26/2021
Work Type: Full Time