Registered Nurse opportunity! Very competitive pay and benefits! - San Diego, California -

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San Diego , California, 92101

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Job Description A world of opportunities awaits you!RNs, isn’t it time to find the kind of opportunity that truly challenge you to use the skills you’ve worked so hard to build? We can help!We are the leader in our industry. We ensure our employees a stable career, competitive benefits and a diversified range of employment. We are seeking a Registered Nurse to initiate and provide comprehensive nursing care in a correctional setting while observing and maintaining the requirements of operational security. This role does have supervisory responsibilities and requires an RN experienced in crisis intervention, handling medical emergencies and providing medical nursing care. With us, there’s no telling how far you’ll go. Now’s the time to start your journey!RN 3rd Shift (2300-0730) (Registered Nurse / Healthcare / Nursing) Job ResponsibilitiesAs a Registered Nurse you will perform a complete physical assessment and medical history as required on each detainee/inmate entering the correctional system. You will be responsible for ensuring the implementation of physician’s orders as well as supervising the work flow of the LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) staff.Additional responsibilities: Assisting physician with sick call by screening patients and assisting with minor surgical proceduresEnsuring that prescribed medications are administered as ordered using the formularyMaking observation rounds on patients and recording in progress notesEvaluating symptoms, reactions and progress of patients on periodic basis, charting; and reporting problems to managementMaintaining security while dispensing medications and is continually cognizant of the potential hazard of drug hoarding and trafficking among detainees/inmatesDestroying and properly disposing of all needles/syringesMaintaining compliance with industry and company policies for accreditationDocumenting all detainee/inmate contactsMaintaining confidentiality of medical recordsCoordinating Chronic Disease Clinic scheduling

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Job RequirementsThis is a great opportunity for a skilled RN! Take a look at the requirements below to see if this nursing role will be a good fit for you. If it is, apply today!Registered Nurse requirements: Associate’s or Bachelor's degree from a NLN (National League of Nurses) approved program; graduate of an accredited school of nursingCurrent, unrestricted license to practice as Registered Nurse in the state the stae of CaliforniaMaintain a current copy of license on file at the facility at all times2 years of direct work experience, preferredAbility to provide the following services: crisis intervention, medical emergencies, physical assessment, medical nursing care and psychiatric nursing careAbility to perform nursing diagnosis and appropriate follow through treatment without direct supervisionEqual Opportunity Employer


San Diego, California , 92101

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The GEO Group, Inc.

Date Posted

May 31st, 2018

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