Infection Control Registered Nurse (RN) in Lansing, KS at Corizon Health

Date Posted: 2/2/2018

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Job Description

Correctional Care | Committed Careers | Corizon Health

We have an exceptional opportunity for an Infection Control Registered Nurse (RN) to join our healthcare team at the Lansing Correctional Facility, located in Lansing, KS.

Qualifications of the Corizon Health Infection Control Registered Nurse

  • Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing
  • Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of employment, with unrestricted and non-probationary licensure state.
  • Possesses an active CPR certification.
  • At least 2 years' experience in healthcare, preferably in corrections environment or with infection control.
  • Satisfactory completion of initial and annual clinical competencies to demonstrate aptitude as assigned by role.

Responsibilities of the Corizon Health Infection Control Registered Nurse

  • Develop, implement, monitor and evaluate the Infection Control Program for the site.
  • Responsible for overall management and coordination of the Infection Control Program.
  • Provide surveillance to identify, investigate, and record date concerning infections and initiate appropriate infection control measures.
  • Reports to onsite Health Services Administrator, Director of Nursing and Regional Infection Control RN.

Benefits offered to the Corizon Health Infection Control Registered Nurse

  • Paid Time Off
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Tuition Assistance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Free online Continuing Education program
  • Comprehensive Onboarding
  • Mentor and Preceptor Programs
Apply online or contact Nancy James at 480.897.9515 ext. 2504 for more information.

Corizon Health provides patients with high quality healthcare and reentry services that will reduce recidivism and better the communities where we live and work. We are dedicated to meeting the needs of the growing number of incarcerated persons with physical and mental illness and the professionals who care for them. More healthcare professionals are finding the stability and advancement they desire at Corizon Health.

This position may require a background check, security clearance, and/or drug screening.

Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity 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.