Correctional Registered Nurse - NEW RATES!!!

Job
22-118288
Facility
Essex County Correctional Facility
Type
Full-Time
Shift
Day 8 hour
Recruiter
Annelyse Anderson
Recruiter : Email
AnneAnderson@Wellpath.us

Why Wellpath

Wellpath is the premier provider of localized, high-quality, compassionate care to vulnerable patients in challenging clinical environments. We deliver medical and behavioral healthcare through a family of local and state providers in correctional facilities, inpatient and residential treatment facilities, forensic treatment facilities, civil commitment centers and community care centers. Wellpath employs nearly 15,000 professionals at over 500 facilities in 34 states across America and Australia, and cares for more than 300,000 patients each day.

 

NOW is your moment to make a difference! Join our Wellpath family and make a difference everyday providing care to society’s most vulnerable and often overlooked individuals. Our team has the distinct honor and responsibility to show up with non-judgmental compassion to provide hope and healing to those who need it most. For those of you whose calling it is to serve others, we get it, it is ours too. This is your moment not only to advance your career, but to join a mission that aligns with your own. We are Wellpath. We are the right people, striving to do the right thing. We will continue to create healthier communities — wherever we go, wherever we grow — one patient at a time.


About this role

NOW is your moment to take the next career step! Correctional healthcare offers many a great way to take their next career step while making a profound difference in the lives of an underserved patient population. At Wellpath we say, you can do well, while you do good. If you’re feeling like you’ve hit your ceiling and you’re wondering where to go to grow, come join our family and take a big step. The view is great from up here.   

 

Our Correctional Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for assisting in the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation. The registered nurse under the supervision of the Charge Nurse(s), directs and guides patient teaching and activities that commensurate with his/her education and demonstrated competencies.

Additional Details

NEW RATES!!!

What you bring to the table

Education:

  • Graduation from an accredited School of Nursing

Experience:

  • One (1) or more years clinic experience preferred

Licenses/Certifications:

  • Current licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the state in which you work, or a valid compact state nurse license
  • Current CPR Certification

What you will do

Our Correctional Registered Nurse (RN) you will:

 

  • Review nursing plans to ensure data collected, nursing diagnoses, and proposed nursing care plans are relative, and that they confirm with authorized policy and procedures.
  • Review medical records to ensure nursing practice provided is within boundaries of State guidelines, and that all nursing recordings are in legible SOAP format to include the date, time, signature, and discipline.
  • Ensure all referrals for consultation, treatment or resolution of problems are valid and applicable to the documented nursing plans.
  • Monitor the nursing service, ensuring the provision of progressive patient care plans, employing the total team approach including patient teaching and self-care.
  • Assist the Director of Nursing (DON) to ensure that the technical and clinical skills of the Registered Nurses RNs are current that they function within the scope of their licensure, and nursing actions are not delegated to another provider for which that person is not prepared or qualified.

Wellpath is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer

Our investment in you

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance plan options
  • Time off & leave benefits
  • 401K
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Parental benefits

Compensation Range

$37 - $45 / hour

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