Job Information

Corizon Health Licensed Practical Nurse LPN - Sign-on in Baltimore, Maryland

About Corizon Health

Correctional healthcare is not just a job. It’s a calling.

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. As a Corizon Health professional, you have access to the resources and support to enhance your skills, build a solid foundation to reach your career potential, and contribute to the care and well-being of an underserved population. There is no greater calling. Join Corizon Health today and be part of our legacy of innovation and clinical expertise.

Responsibilities

Below is a list of your responsibilities as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with Corizon Health:

  • Contributes to the assessment of the health status of patients.

  • Participates in the development and modification of a patient’s plan of care.

  • Performs delegated tasks, activities and functions that are consistent with prior educational preparation and within scope of practice.

  • Provides direct basic care to assign multiple clients within the structure of the healthcare program at their facility.

  • Provides safe and effective nursing care and assumes responsibility for the care delivered.

  • Implements patient education based on established teaching plans.

  • Utilizes a problem solving approach as the basis for their decision making.

  • Monitor offsite and onsite scheduling with a collaborative approach.

  • Monitor consult process as it relates to policy and contract.

  • Participates in Quality Improvement.

  • Participate in Patient Care Committee Meeting

  • Monitor CARES- with coordination as needed

  • Ensure onsite and offisite follow up care of patients along with telemedicine appointments

  • Will work in collaboration with Regional Medical Director, site medical providers, Regional Nursing Director and other site nursing leaders.

  • Performs other nursing duties as assigned.

Corizon Benefits

  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance

  • Life and Disability Insurance

  • Generous PTO plan

  • 401k with matching funds

  • Employee Discount and Rewards Program

  • Tuition Assistance

  • Continuing Education Reimbursement

Experience & Requirements

  • Graduate from a Licensed Practical Nursing program.

  • Currently licensed as a Practical Nurse in the state of employment.

  • Possesses an active CPR certification.

  • Remains knowledgeable about specific state laws and regulations governing practice.

  • Satisfactory completion of initial and annual clinical competencies to demonstrate aptitude as assigned by role.

A background check, security clearance and drug screening are required for this role.

Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. In compliance with federal and state employment opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability, Vietnam era veteran, or disabled Veteran status. EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans.

Join Our Talent Community

ID 2021-11023

Job Locations US-MD-Baltimore

Category Nursing & Nursing Assistant

Position Type Regular Full-time

Shift / Schedule Day

Location ID 91207