Behavioral Health RN
Company: Corizon Health
Location: Jefferson City
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
Below is a list of your responsibilities as a
Behavioral Health RN with Corizon
- Assist in
ensuring 24-hour coverage nursing services of Mental Health Unit
and appropriate provision of clinical treatment.
Mental Health Unit sick call to ensure nurse triage and appropriate
referral for physician follow-up.
and physician orders are implemented in timely, clinically
are administered and monitored in accordance with the policies and
procedures of Mental Health Unit.
admitted to the Mental Health Unit receive Initial Nursing
Assessment upon admission to the unit or as soon as inmate's
- Changes in
inmate's functioning and critical incidents are documented in the
Discharge Summary is completed when inmate transferred from Mental
in coordination of psychiatric services to ensure psychiatrist is
informed of psychotropic medication compliance, changes in inmate
functioning and results of laboratory testing in a timely
group counseling and activities for inmates to ensure Level II
inmates are provided two (2) hours of out-of-cell time
Medication Administration Records (MARS) are maintained and
- Abides by the
security regulations and confidentiality of inmate information
requirements of the facility.
medical supplies to facilitate appropriate inventory and
and works effectively with Health Services staff, prison staff and
CMS administrative staff.
with employee standards of CMS and applicable employee standards of
the facility. Compliance includes, but is not limited to, the
maintenance of a working environment and personal appearance
consistent with professional responsibilities, development of
harmonious working relationships, and timely notification of
supervisory personnel of absences from institution.
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
Registered Nurse licensed within state of employment, license must
be in good standing.
Experience in providing services to a mentally ill and/or
correctional population preferred.
Must follow all applicable technical instructions and health
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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