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Corizon Health Registered Nurse RN - PRN in Albuquerque, New Mexico

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.

Responsibilities

Below is a list of your responsibilities as a Registered Nurse (RN) with Corizon Health:

  • Responds to and initiates care for medical emergencies throughout the facility. This includes the ability to perform continuous CPR until properly relieved.

  • Administers and documents medications on the Medication Administration Record. Documents all nursing care provided.

  • Performs histories and physicals on inmates. Assesses patient health status and refers to appropriate level of healthcare provider. Physically assists Physician in patient examinations and treatments. Implements and follows up on Physician / Dentist verbal and written orders.

  • Teaches healthcare information to patients and correctional staff.

  • Collects samples, specimens and cultures per Physician orders.

  • Adheres to safety and security policies and participates in disaster drills. Follows security regulations for keys, sharps and controlled medications. Adheres to Universal Precautions and other appropriate infection control practices.

  • Performs venipuncture and I.V. therapy.

  • Follows standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

  • Other duties as assigned by management

Experience & Requirements

  • Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing.

  • Current valid state license for Registered Nurse.

  • Possesses an active CPR certification.

  • Remains knowledgeable about specific state laws and regulations governing practice.

  • Satisfactory completion of initial and annual clinical competencies to demonstrate aptitude as assigned by role.

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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ID 2021-10897

Job Locations US-NM-Albuquerque

Category Nursing & Nursing Assistant

Position Type PRN

Shift / Schedule Variable

Location ID 90876

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