Registered Nurse/Licensed Practical Nurse, Corrections

Job Summary

Contact our Talent Acquisition Specialists for further details. (877.797.6427).

Specifics

  • 13-week renewable assignments
  • Shifts:
    • Day (8:00am-8:30pm)
    • Night (8:00pm-8:30am)
  • May include every weekend OR every other weekend
  • Level 2, all-male facility

Description of Work

  • Conduct patient sick calls weekly
  • Assist physician with sick calls as directed
  • Use approved facility protocols to treat minor injuries and illnesses which do not require physician attention
  • Prepare and administer medications as per physician order
  • Refer patients to physician’s clinics, or hospitals as appropriate
  • Maintain stock and supplies in a neat, secure, and orderly manner
  • Maintain adequate inventory of drugs and medical supplies by notifying the appropriate person of items that have fallen below par levels
  • Prepare medical records, medications, and information for transferring patients
  • Ensure that all treatments and medications are fully documented in the patient’s health record
  • Physical activity requirements include climbing up/downstairs, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping, feeling, talking, and hearing.
  • Follow all facility policies and procedures
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements

  • Active/Clear Licensure by the VA State Board of Nursing
  • Minimum 1-year clinical experience
  • Direct care experience within the previous year
  • Clinical/corrections experience preferred but not mandatory
  • Active/Clear CPR and CPI, or NCI (American Heart Association)
  • Current TB and Hepatitis declaration
  • Agree to cooperate and participate in review and service programs of the facility including utilization management, quality assurance, credentialing, sanctioning, external audits, administrative procedures, and grievance procedures
  • Experience working with electronic medical records, email, and computer literate
  • Successful completion of competency testing, drug screen, background check, and other agency screening/application requirements
  • Successful completion of other client screening/application requirements

Benefits

  • Excellent pay
  • Weekly payroll
  • Direct deposit
  • Employee benefits: 3% Matching 401-K, Vacation, Healthcare, Dental
  • Referral Program