1 Hiring LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) in Kershaw, South Carolina | Medical Edge Recruitment LLC
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Position Details Job #25716
Location Kershaw, SC
Employment Type Contract
Hours/Shift 7p-7a/Nights
Assignment Length 2 Weeks
Pay Rate $45 Per Hour
Date Posted Apr 23, 2022

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Medical Edge Recruitment is the premier travel nursing recruitment agency, specializing in providing top talent to clients in the healthcare industry. We connect clinical and allied providers to their ideal opportunities, focusing on building long-lasting relationships through honesty and transparency.

Whether it is a local contract or travel nurse assignment, we base our service on a foundation of compassion and communication.


We have an immediate opening for a LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) for an 8+ week contract at a correctional facility in Kershaw, SC.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.


  • Responsible to the Registered Nurse for nursing care provided in a designated correctional clinic or specialized area in compliance with medical plans, policies, and orders for patient care and treatment. Duties include:
  • Conduct health screenings during sick call using approved standing orders or making appropriate MD referrals.
  • Administer and document medication as ordered by the physician in the correctional setting.
  • Document all health care rendered on the medical records.
  • Assist Physician as needed.
  • Transcribe all MD orders from medical records.
  • Transfer medical records with appropriate documentation and medication at time of inmate transfer.
  • Perform clinical treatments & procedures using universal precautions.
  • Maintain 40 hours of in-service education per year to include all mandatory in-services and CPR certification.
  • Provide emergency treatment to inmates and employees.
  • Participate in employee health issues as directed, i.e. TB screening, Hepatitis B injections, flu injections, and post exposure assessment.
  • Collaborate with other correctional professionals to assure social, psychological, and security needs of the inmate are met.
  • Assist in planning and coordination of nursing services required to meet the total health care needs of the patients in a 24 hour/7-day week medical clinic.
  • Collect and process lab specimens for transport to laboratory.
  • Participates in inmate health education.




  • Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing.
  • Valid State licensure as an LPN.
  • Current CPR certification.



  • Supervises LPNs, LVNs, graduate nurses, certified nursing assistants

Full time, 12 hour shifts (days with rotating weekends) available with the following requirements:

  • Current and valid RN license in South Carolina
  • Minimum 1-2 years of experience
  • Current BLS certification is required
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited school of nursing is required


Our providers are the heart and soul of Medical Edge Recruitment, and we are pleased to offer the following benefits:

  • Comprehensive health plan inclusive of medical, dental, vision and other ancillary benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Referral Bonuses
  • Weekly Direct Deposit
  • Travel & Housing Stipends
  • Extensive Housing Network and Corporate discounts
  • Rewards & Recognition program
  • Dedicated Licensing & Compliance team
  • 24/7 Team Support

About Medical Edge Recruitment

Whether you’re a new Travel Nurse or a seasoned pro, Medical Edge is the best agency to partner with you on your next assignment. Our dedicated recruitment team will work with you to find the highest paying assignments in your desired location and help you with the journey along the way.

In travel nursing, bigger does not always mean better. While we have an extensive network of job opportunities, our experienced team dedicated to making a personalized provider experience is our priority. There are a lot of moving parts in getting set up for a new assignment, but we take care of all the details along the way. We make the process as simple as possible so you can say yes to your next travel nurse adventure. Adventure awaits, let Medical Edge Recruitment show you where to go next!

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