Registered Nurse RN Increased Rates + Sign On Bonus!
Company: Corizon Health
Location: Las Cruces
Posted on: May 12, 2022
About Corizon Health:Correctional healthcare is not just a job.
It's a calling.By choosing a career with Corizon Health, you are
choosing the opportunity to truly make a difference in the health,
well-being, and future of the patients you serve. We take pride in
being a pioneer provider of correctional healthcare. As a Corizon
Health professional, you have access to the resources and support
to enhance your skills, build a solid foundation to reach your
career potential, and contribute to the care and well-being of an
underserved population. There is no greater calling. Join Corizon
Health today and be part of our legacy of innovation and clinical
expertise.Responsibilities:elow is a list of your responsibilities
as a Registered Nurse (RN) with Corizon Health:Responds to and
initiates care for medical emergencies throughout the facility.
This includes the ability to perform continuous CPR until properly
relieved.Administers and documents medications on the Medication
Administration Record. Documents all nursing care provided.Performs
histories and physicals on inmates. Assesses patient health status
and refers to appropriate level of healthcare provider. Physically
assists Physician in patient examinations and treatments.
Implements and follows up on Physician / Dentist verbal and written
orders.Teaches healthcare information to patients and correctional
staff.Collects samples, specimens and cultures per Physician
orders.Adheres to safety and security policies and participates in
disaster drills. Follows security regulations for keys, sharps and
controlled medications. Adheres to Universal Precautions and other
appropriate infection control practices.Performs venipuncture and
I.V. therapy.Follows standard precautions using personal protective
equipment as required.Other duties as assigned by managementCorizon
Benefits (only applicable for full-time positions)Health, Dental
and Vision InsuranceLife and Disability InsuranceGenerous PTO
plan401k with matching fundsEmployee Discount and Rewards
ProgramTuition AssistanceContinuing Education
ReimbursementExperience & Requirements:Graduate of an accredited
School of Nursing.Current valid state license for Registered
Nurse.Possesses an active CPR certification.Remains knowledgeable
about specific state laws and regulations governing
practice.Satisfactory completion of initial and annual clinical
competencies to demonstrate aptitude as assigned by
role.Correctional officers provide security; however, some degree
of risk of verbal and physical assault from inmates exists. As in
any healthcare setting, employees may be exposed to communicable
and/or infectious diseases. Inside work with periodic traveling
(inter and intra state) to other locations with exposure to
weather, temperature extremes and hazardous road conditions.
Frequent standing and walking while presenting or performing job
duties. Adheres to site/contract specific on-call
requirements.Employees must be able to perform the
following:Required to exert up to 50 pounds of force to lift,
carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects including the human
body.Required to kneel, stoop, crouch and/or crawl occasionally.
Frequent walking throughout site; to include walking up and down
flights of stairs.Must have and maintain sufficient strength,
agility, and endurance to perform during stressful (physical,
mental and emotional) situations encountered on the job.Occasional
running when responding to emergencies; must be able to perform
BLS.A background check, security clearance and drug screening are
required for this role.
Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
In compliance with federal and state employment opportunity laws,
qualified applicants are considered for all positions without
regard to race, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual
orientation, disability, Vietnam era veteran, or disabled Veteran
status. EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans.
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