LECI Nurse 1 (Registered Nurse)

LECI Nurse 1 (Registered Nurse)

Department of Administrative Services, State of Ohio | Lebanon, OH, 45036, US

Posted a month ago

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Who We Are…

Guided by a single mission "To reduce recidivism among those we touch," the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction believes that everyone is capable of positive change. Our staff embrace these core values and serves as role models for pro-social behavior conveying an attitude of dignity and respect in the treatment of others.

What We Do…

The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction has been tasked with front line crime reduction through rehabilitative treatment and programming efforts provided in a safe, secure and humane correctional environment and effective community supervision. Our goal is to protect the public through helping individuals turn away from crime and become productive, contributing members of our communities, ensuring a safer Ohio for all Ohioans now and in the future.

To learn more about our agency, please visit our website at www.drc.ohio.gov

Are You Ready?

We are thrilled to see that you are interested in beginning your career with the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction! Without a doubt, this will be the most rewarding and meaningful work you'll ever find with a work family that is second to none!

What's in it for you:

Starting hourly pay will be $30.93, increasing to $32.43 after 6 months and $34.06 at 18 months, annual step increases and guaranteed 3% raises on top through 2024, plus 3% supplement and may be eligible for recruitment supplement and shift differential. DRC is a "qualifying employer" for purposes of the federal Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness program.

At the State of Ohio, we take care of the team that cares for Ohioans. We provide a variety of quality, competitive benefits to eligible full-time and part-time employees. For a list of all the State of Ohio Benefits, visit our Total Rewards website! Our benefits package includes:

Medical Coverage

* Quality, affordable, and competitive medical benefits are offered through the Ohio Med PPO plan.

Dental, Vision and Basic Life Insurance

* Dental, vision and basic life insurance premiums are free after one year of continuous service.

Time Away From Work and Work/Life Balance

* Paid time off, including vacation, personal, and sick leave
* 11 paid holidays per year
* Childbirth/Adoption leave

Ohio Public Employees Retirement System

* OPERS is the retirement system for State of Ohio employees. The employee contributes 10% of their salary towards their retirement. The employer contributes an amount equal to 14% of the employee's salary. Visit the OPERS website for more information.

Deferred Compensation

* The Ohio Deferred Compensation program is a 457(b) voluntary retirement savings plan. Visit the Ohio Deferred Compensation website for more information.

The Job Opportunity and Duties…

* Administers medications
* Performs treatments
* Assists with doctor's sick call
* Performs or assists with nursing management of chronic care clinics;
* Responds to emergencies providing emergency care & cardiopulmonary resuscitation;
* Performs subjective & objective assessment of patients;
* Prepares patients for release or transfer to other facilities
* Ensure discharge medication orders are completed
* Assists physicians with medical procedures
* Counsels/provides education to patients regarding healthcare maintenance & prevention of disease
* Works closely with security to ensure the safety and well-being of both staff and inmates

Requires current licensure as registered professional nurse in state of Ohio as issued by Board of Nursing per Section 4723.03 of Ohio Revised Code.