Position is 24 hours per week which includes Friday shift
If you are a Nurse Practitioner, we’ve got a great opportunity for you! We are seeking a Nurse Practitioner to join our healthcare team. In this position, you will play a key role in the evaluation and implementation of healthcare for inmates/detainees. If you are a skilled Nurse Practitioner with maturity, flexibility and confidence, this is the position for you! Apply Today!
As a Nurse Practitioner you will examine and treat facility detainees/inmates to ensure proper injury care, disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment and recovery. You will also direct the work of staff employees and participate in the development of and application of policies, procedures and protocols in the care of detainees/inmates.
Performing routine medical examinations on detainees/inmates under established guidelines
Providing medical treatment and services consistent with the provision of basic health care services in conjunction with a physician
Documenting all provided services in the detainee/inmate medical record
Reviewing regularly those cases requiring ongoing medical/pharmaceutical attention
Instructing patients in required health hygiene techniques
Maintaining compliance with company policies and procedures
Providing input into performance evaluation
Performing regular chart review for quality assurance purposes
Assisting in designating the level of care to be performed and the necessary equipment needed
This is a great opportunity for a Nurse Practitioner! Take a look at the requirements below to see if this role will be a good fit for you. If it is, apply today!
Nurse Practitioner requirements:
Graduate from an accredited school of nursing
Current, unrestricted license to practice as Registered Nurse in the state the facility is located (maintain a current copy of license on file at the facility at all times)
Certified to practice as a Nurse Practitioner in the state in which the facility is located
2 years of direct work experience as a Nurse Practitioner preferred
Ability to submit a copy of professional license
Ability to command the respect and confidence of inmates and staff; and philosophically committed to the objectives of the facility