Corizon Health Director of Nursing in Punta Gorda, Florida
About Corizon Health
Correctional healthcare is not just a job. It's a calling.
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.
We have an exceptional opportunity for a Director of Nursing (DON) to join our healthcare team at the Charlotte County Jail located in Punta Gorda, Florida.
Is the nurse manager for the site and is accountable for the management of nursing practice, nursing education, staff nurse professional development, and nurse administration.
Accountable for promoting the delivery of quality healthcare services, in collaboration with the Site Medical Provider and Health Services Administrator, to ensure that patients' medical needs are addressed at the site within the context of the site-specific contract and the organization's goals and values.
Directs the nursing care in collaboration with the Site Medical Provider, Health Services Administrator and the Regional Director of Nursing designee for the contract within the context of the correctional healthcare delivery system by fostering collaboration and effective problem-solving among all identified stakeholders.
Ensures the integration of evidence-based practice and research application that fosters nursing excellence in the delivery of care to diverse populations.
Corizon offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, 401k with matching funds, tuition assistance and continuing education, and more!
Experience & Requirements
Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing with the ability to obtain a Registered Nurse (RN) license in the state of employment.
Minimum three (3) years progressive nursing management experience, nursing experience in direct patient care delivery services.
Possess the highest degree of professionalism
Demonstrated abilities in nursing staff supervision.
Demonstrated ability to interact positively with the client, patients, staff, and management team.
The Director of Nursing must have the ability to problem-solve. Computer proficiency.
Exceptional communication skills, influence, morale, and leadership abilities.
Have a strong desire to have a significant role in the success of an innovative health services program.
This position will require a background check, security clearance, and 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.
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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-FL-Punta Gorda
Category Clinical & Operations Leadership
Position Type Regular Full-time
Shift / Schedule Weekday Day
Location ID 91522