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.
Our nurses are redefining the way correctional health care is delivered every day. They’re on the frontlines of patient care, helping patients in person. As an RN you will provide and coordinate patient care, educate patients about various health conditions. From performing and interpreting diagnostic tests to providing one-on-one education to patients, when you’re a nurse at Corizon Health, you play an integral role in the health and well-being of the correctional community. And you work alongside passionate individuals in a patient-focused, autonomous and supportive environment that inspires you to grow your skills and advance your career.
Below is a list of your responsibilities as a Registered Nurse (RN) with Corizon Health at Shawnee County Jail located in Topeka, Kansas:
Use your strong assessment skills to evaluate patients, develop and implement the plan of care alongside other members of the medical team.
Evaluate patient’s response to therapeutic treatments, documenting results and adjusting the plan of care as needed and within your scope of practice.
Assume responsibility for the quality of care delivered, ensuring a safe environment for the patient, yourself and other members of the medical team.
Educate patients based on their individual needs, ensuring they understand their plan of care, the steps they need to take to improve their health and maintain a healthy lifestyle.
Experience & Requirements
Registered Nurse licensure in state of employment or compact state, license must be in good standing.
Knowledge of specific state laws and regulations governing practice.
Satisfactory completion of initial and annual clinical competencies to demonstrate clinical aptitude.
Includes every other holiday and some weekends
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.
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Job Locations US-KS-Topeka
Category Nursing & Nursing Assistant
Position Type Regular Part-time
Shift / Schedule Day
Location ID 90068