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Iowa Department of Administrative Services Temp - LPN in Glenwood, Iowa

Temp - LPN


Temp - LPN


$22.95 - $34.86 Hourly


Glenwood - 51534 - Mills County, IA

Job Type



411 Dept of Human Services - Glenwood Resource Center

Job Number



12/20/2020 11:59 PM Central

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Point of Contact

Honey Palmer at

To Apply

For consideration please submit your resume, and cover letter to Glenwood Resource Center

c/o Nursing Dept

711 S Vine St #97

Glenwood, IA 51534 FAX: 712-525-1458 EMAIL:

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Job Description

This is a non-merit position with the Department of Human Services - Glenwood Resource Center. Candidates must follow the instructions in the "To Apply" section.

Positions in this class are exempt from the screening and referral requirements of the Iowa Department of Administrative Services - Human Resources Enterprise.

The Department of Human Services - Glenwood Resource Center is looking to fill a Licensed Practical Nurse to assist the state.


Variable, as needed. Including nights and weekends limited to 780 hours per fiscal year

Job Duties:

  • Under functional supervision of RN, performs technical nursing procedures within scope of practice, assures medical and nursing orders are carried out, treatments performed, necessary ills are seen by a physician, and all federal, state, local and patient care standards are met. Responds to emergency situations

  • Documents all assessments, observations, and care and treatment provided. Reports/communicates information to RN and physician, as well as other IDT members as appropriate.

  • Provides functional supervision of care provided by unlicensed nursing personnel (i.e., certified medication aides, direct support staff, etc.) in order to assure supports for health care and safety are implemented.

  • Actively engages in performance improvement activities at facility, department and unit levels, collects and reports data, and implements performance improvement measures. Participates in nursing peer review process.

  • Participates in interdisciplinary treatment teams, work groups, nursing service teams and committees as assigned.

  • Attends seminars, conferences and other training events to stay current in nursing practice standards and evidence based nursing care. Maintains current LPN license, basic life support certification and other mandatory continuing education activities. Completes Mandatory Reporter for Dependent Adult and Child Abuse Training as required by Iowa Code. Responds to emergency situations.

Minimum Qualification Requirements

Licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse by the Iowa Board of Nursing or licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse in accordance with the Nurse Licensure Compact Administrator's Agreement of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing.

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411 Dept of Human Services - Glenwood Resource Center


711 S Vine StGlenwood, Iowa, 51534