Corizon Health Registered Nurse in Topeka, Kansas
About Corizon Health
Clinically Focused - Patient Centered - Evidence Based
At Corizon you have the opportunity to truly make a difference in the health and well-being of the patients you serve. Working in the correctional environment, you will be able to provide high quality health care to patients that have likely not received the care they have needed prior to incarceration.
Correctional nurses are the first on the scene healthcare providers, so no two days are alike. You will be able to treat trauma, chronic illness, substance abuse, and mental illness to name a few.
As a Registered Nurse at Topeka Correctional Facility you will:
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 the state of employment or compact state, license must be in good standing
Knowledgeable of specific state laws and regulations governing practice
Satisfactory completion of initial and annual clinical competencies to demonstrate clinical aptitude.
Corizon offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, a generous PTO plan, 401k with matching funds, tuition assistance, continuing education reimbursement, and more!
Corizon Healthis the pioneer provider of correctional healthcare in the United States. We are a company built on more than 40 years of innovation and expertise in the industry. We take pride in achieving excellence and honoring our responsibility to deliver safe, effective and efficient healthcare services that better our communities.
Corizon 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.
Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
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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-KS-Topeka
Category Nursing & Nursing Assistant
Position Type Regular Full-time
Shift / Schedule Weekday Day
Location ID 04559