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

Responsibilities

  • Infirmary Assignment working with the Infirmary Physician.

  • Respond to and initiate care for medical emergencies throughout the facility

  • Identify patient health problems and prescribes treatment under direction of a physician

  • Implement medical care utilizing therapeutic regimens approved by a physician

  • Provide education to patient, healthcare and correctional staff

  • Document all healthcare contacts

  • Adhere to safety and security policies and participate 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

Experience & Requirements

  • Graduate of an accredited college/university nurse practitioner program with current certification /licensure in the state of employment.

  • Maintains an active CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) certification.

  • Responsibilities of the Corizon Health Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

  • Corizon Health Nurse Practitioners utilize the medical model to meet a variety of healthcare needs with an ambulatory care as their primary focus. Nurse Practitioners/Physician Assistants work with a variety of health-care professionals and security officers in a correctional environment.

Benefits

Benefits for you: Opportunities for growth and advancement, Paid time off, Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance, Tuition assistance, 401(K) with company match, free on-line Continuing Education program, and Comprehensive onboarding.

Background check, security clearance, and drug screening required.

Not ready to apply? Connect with us for general consideration.

ID 2019-5753

Job Locations US-MD-Baltimore

Category Nurse Practitioners

Position Type Regular Part-time

Shift / Schedule Weekday Evening

Location ID 91219

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