Corizon Health Registered Nurse - Topeka, KS in Topeka, Kansas
As a full time (Day shift) Registered Nurse at Shawnee County Correctional Center located in Topeka, KS.; you will play a critical part in achieving excellence and honoring our responsibility to deliver safe, effective and efficient healthcare services at the highest level.
You're great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible.
Correctional care is a highly specialized field of nursing that allows you autonomy and the rare opportunity to use most of your nursing skills. Correctional nurses are the first on the scene healthcare providers, so no two days are alike.
Our nurses have the opportunity to become Certified Correctional Healthcare Professionals (CCHP), a designation given by the National Commission on Correctional Health Care.
Paid Time Off
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
401(k) with company match
Free online Continuing Education program
Mentor and Preceptor Programs
Deliver quality care that is consistent within the scope of practice as outlined by the local state nurse practice act for Registered Nurses.
Assume responsibility and accountability for the quality of care delivered; works to ensure a safe environment for themselves, the patient and other staff members.
Acts as a patient advocate that promotes the quality of health care delivered in the facility and serve as a leader at all times to promote best practices within the profession of nursing.
Visit the infirmary daily. Ensures all documentation is timed, legible and signed. Ensures all verbal or telephone orders are countersigned within seventy-two (72) hours.
We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:
Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of employment.
Possesses an active CPR certification.
At Corizon Health, we share a common bond to deliver extraordinary care and client service. We take pride in achieving excellence and honoring our responsibility to deliver safe, effective and efficient healthcare services that better our communities. Join our team and experience a work culture that encourages professional growth, development and well-being. Find out why, as healthcare experts, we could work anywhere, but we choose to work at Corizon Health and make a difference together.
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.
Job ID : 15140