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Iowa Department of Administrative Services Registered Nurse in Mount Pleasant, Iowa

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Registered Nurse

Salary

$56,347.20 - $87,422.40 Annually

Location

Mount Pleasant - 52641 - Henry County, IA

Job Type

Full-time

Agency

246 Corrections - Mount Pleasant Correctional Facility

Job Number

21-00674

Closing

10/28/2020 11:59 PM Central

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Point of Contact

Sara Menke at 319 385 9511 or Sara.Menke@iowa.gov

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REGISTERED NURSE

TheMount Pleasant Correctional FacilityinMount Pleasant Iowa is a minimum custody facility with a focus on preparing incarcerated individuals for re-entry into the community. Core programming includes Substance Abuse and Cognitive/Batters Education. Mount Pleasant Correctional Facility sits on 152 acres of grounds that is maintained by the minimum out incarcerated individuals. Mount Pleasant Correctional Facility houses approximately 1060 adult males. It provides education, treatment and apprenticeship programs designed to prepare incarcerated individuals for their return to the community.

Hours of work:This position will work primary NOC (nocturnal) shift 11:00 pm to 9:00am or can provide relief on PM shift 3:30 PM - 11:30 PM.

Weekends and holidays as assigned.

Job Description:

The registered nurse demonstrates high integrity, nursing values, ethical principles and moral practices. The registered nurse must practice professional nursing consistent and within scope of the Iowa Board of Nursing Practice Act. The registered nurse has a current nursing license in good standing from the Iowa Board of Nursing.

As the staff nurse, your organizational leadership and management of resources enables staff, patients, and the community to promote the Department's Mission to Create Opportunities for Safe Communities by: Managing client health care to ensure a safe and secure environment for both clients and staff while promoting positive change in client behavior. Knowledge of professional nursing theory and practice.

The registered nurse must have

Knowledge of current medications, their actions and uses.

Knowledge of quality standards, procedures, and protocols.

Knowledge of specialized client care applicable to the work situation.

Ability to teach and oversee client care provided by assistive staff.

Ability to provide empathetic assistance to clients in meeting their needs and carrying out prescribed treatments.

Ability to collect data objectively and record information accurately.

License Required

Minimum Qualification Requirements

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

BE SURE TO INCLUDE YOUR STATE OF IOWA OR COMPACT STATE LICENSE NUMBER AND EXPIRATION DATE WITH YOUR APPLICATION

For additional information, please click on thislink to view the job description.

Additional Qualification Requirements

More information regarding the Nurse Licensure Compact Administrators agreement of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing is available at the Nurse Licensure Compact.

Review the provisions of the statute that authorized the creation of the Nurse Licensure Compact at Chapter 152E, Iowa Code.

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Have you filed a registration statement pursuant to the federal Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, as amended, 22 U.S.C. §611 et seq?

  • No - I have NOT filed a registration statement pursuant to the federal Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, as amended, 22 U.S.C. §611 et seq

  • Yes - I HAVE filed a registration statement pursuant to the federal Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, as amended, 22 U.S.C. §611 et seq

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Do you currently hold a Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Iowa by the Iowa Board of Nursing or licensure as a Registered Nurse in accordance with the Nurse Licensure Compact Administrator's Agreement of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing and you have you included your license information with your application?

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246 Corrections - Mount Pleasant Correctional Facility

Address

1200 E Washington StMount Pleasant, Iowa, 52641

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