PRN REGISTERED NURSE (RN)
Company: The GEO Group, Inc.
Location: Moore Haven
Posted on: January 13, 2022
Facility: -Moore Haven Correctional and Rehabilitation
FacilityCompensation Base: -$35.00 per hourCompensation Bonus (if
applicable): -Equal Opportunity Employer.PRN shifts - Salary $3.50
per hourSummaryInitiates and provides comprehensive nursing care in
a correctional setting while observing and maintaining the
requirements of operational security. -Primary Duties and
- Performs a complete physical assessment and medical history as
required on each detainee/inmate entering the correctional system.
Medical problems are referred to the physician for extended
- Assists physician with sick call by screening patients and
minor surgical procedures. Treats inmates with problems within
professional capabilities and refers other medical problems to the
- Ensures the implementation of physician's orders. Ensures that
prescribed medications are administered as ordered using the
formulary. -Applies knowledge of drugs and therapeutics in
- Makes observation rounds on patients, and records in progress
notes. Evaluates symptoms, reactions, and progress of patients on
periodic basis, charts, and reports problems to management.
- Maintains security while dispensing medications and is
continually cognizant of the potential hazard of drug hoarding and
trafficking among inmates. Maintains non-involvement in the
security aspects of care.
- Destroys and properly disposes of all needles/syringes.
- Prepares regularly scheduled reports and special reports as
- Maintains compliance with industry and company policies for
- Documents all inmate contacts. Maintains confidentiality of
- Coordinates Chronic Disease Clinic scheduling.
- Supervises the work flow of the LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse)
staff. Provides input into performance evaluation.
- Performs other duties as assigned. -Job Requirements:Minimum
- Associate's or Bachelor's degree from a NLN (National League of
Nurses) approved program; graduate of an accredited school of
nursing required. Must have a current, unrestricted license to
practice as Registered Nurse in the state the facility is located.
Maintains a current copy of license on file at the facility at all
- Two (2) years of direct work experience preferred.
- Must possess competence in the performance of the following
services: crisis intervention, medical emergencies, physical
assessment, medical nursing care, and psychiatric nursing
- Must have the ability to work without direct, immediate
supervision in performing nursing diagnosis, and be able provide
appropriate follow through treatment.
- Must possess a valid driver's license.
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