Nurse Practitioner - Cumberland, Maryland.

Cumberland, MD

full-time
Inpatient and outpatient

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. If you are interested in helping us continue our legacy of innovation and clinical expertise, we encourage you to connect with us today.

Below is a list of your responsibilities as a Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant with Corizon Health at the Western Correctional Institute, located in Cumberland, MD:

  • Respond to and initiate care in medical emergencies throughout the facility.
  • Identify inmate / patient health problems and prescribe treatment under direction of a physician.
  • Implement medical care utilizing therapeutic regimens approved by a Physician.
  • Provide education to inmate / patient, healthcare and correctional staff.
  • Document all healthcare contacts.
  • Adhere to safety and security policies and participates in disaster drills. Follow security regulations for keys, sharps, and controlled medications.
  • Delegate to and supervise other team members as appropriate.

Adhere to Universal Precautions and other appropriate infection control practices.

Requirements

Graduate of an accredited college/university nurse practitioner program with current certification.

  • License in the state of employment, license must be in good standing.
  • CPR certification.

Minimum 1 year experience

Corizon Benefits

Corizon Health offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, a generous PTO plan, 401k with matching funds, tuition assistance, continuing education reimbursement, and more.

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Posted March 19, 2021