Corizon Health Physicians Assistant - Hourly in Lapeer, Michigan
About Corizon Health
Corizon Health is the pioneer provider of correctional healthcare in the United States.
We are a company built on more than 40-years of innovation and experience in the industry.
Our people, our practices and our commitment to success are the traits that make us the ideal employer as you begin or continue to advance your correctional healthcare career.
We have an exceptional opportunity for a Physician Assistant/or Nurse Practitioner to join our healthcare team at Thumb Correctional Facility located in Lapeer, MI.
Responsibilities of the Corizon Health Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner
Corizon Health Physician Assistants/Nurse Practitioners utilize the medical model to meet a variety of healthcare needs with an ambulatory care as their primary focus. Nurse Practitioners work with a variety of healthcare professionals and security officers in a correctional environment.
Physician Assistants/Nurse Practitioners also…
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
Benefits offered to the Corizon Health Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner
5 Weeks Paid Time Off
No weekends or evenings
Medical & Dental
Company matched retirement plan
Continuing Medical Education allowance
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.
Experience & Requirements
Qualifications of the Corizon Health Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner
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.
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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
Job Locations US-MI-Lapeer
Category Nurse Practitioners
Position Type Regular Full-time
Shift / Schedule Weekday Day