Correctional Nurses: What It’s Like
Correctional nursing offers the unique opportunity to make a difference in the lives of patients.
- Every day is a new day Because our patient population generally has not had consistent access to healthcare prior to their incarceration, our nurses have the opportunity to see and care for an interesting variety of health concerns, from minor ailments to major and atypical conditions. Correctional nursing provides a rewarding career in a specialized field that encompasses ambulatory care, health education, urgent care, infirmary care and specialty clinics for patients with chronic conditions.
- You have the opportunity to influence change - Nurses have the opportunity to play an active role in educating patients about their health and helping them achieve wellness goals. But along with helping patients, at Corizon you can help shape the growing field of correctional healthcare.
- You can chart your own future - Correctional healthcare is a growing industry. There are new jobs and new opportunities every day, allowing for unlimited career potential with the specialized knowledge our nurses possess. Best of all, Corizon has a long history of promoting from within and provides excellent management training to our managers.