Registered Nurse RN - Sign-on Bonus Available
Company: Corizon Health
Location: Punta Gorda
Posted on: October 8, 2021
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
elow 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
and documents medications on the Medication Administration Record.
Documents all nursing care provided.
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.
healthcare information to patients and correctional
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.
venipuncture and I.V. therapy.
standard precautions using personal protective equipment as
- Other duties
as assigned by management
Corizon Benefits (only applicable for full-time
Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
Life and Disability Insurance
Generous PTO plan
401k with matching funds
Employee Discount and Rewards Program
Continuing Education Reimbursement
- Graduate of an
accredited School of Nursing.
- Current valid
state license for Registered Nurse.
- Possesses an
active CPR certification.
knowledgeable about specific state laws and regulations governing
completion of initial and annual clinical competencies to
demonstrate aptitude as assigned by role.
officers provide security; however, some degree of risk of verbal
and physical assault from inmates exists. As in any healthcare
setting, employees may be exposed to communicable and/or infectious
diseases. Inside work with periodic traveling (inter and intra
state) to other locations with exposure to weather, temperature
extremes and hazardous road conditions. Frequent standing and
walking while presenting or performing job duties. Adheres to
site/contract specific on-call requirements.
must be able to perform the following:
to exert up to 50 pounds of force to lift, carry, push, pull, or
otherwise move objects including the human body.
to kneel, stoop, crouch and/or crawl occasionally. Frequent walking
throughout site; to include walking up and down flights of
have and maintain sufficient strength, agility, and endurance to
perform during stressful (physical, mental and emotional)
situations encountered on the job.
running when responding to emergencies; must be able to perform
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
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