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Mid Level Practitioner

Company: Corizon Health, Inc.
Location: Westover
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

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

Corizon Health Nurse Practitioners utilize the medical model to meet a variety of healthcare needs with an ambulatory care as their primary focus. Nurse Practitioners/Physician Assistants work with a variety of healthcare professionals and security officers in a correctional environment. Below is a list of your responsibilities as Mid Level Practitioner with Corizon Health at Eastern Correctional Institute located in Westover Maryland:

Nurse Practitioners/Physician Assistant also

  • Respond to and initiate care for medical emergencies throughout the facility
  • Identify patient health problems and prescribes treatment under direction of a physician
  • Implement medical care utilizing therapeutic regimens approved by a physician
  • Provide education to patient, healthcare and correctional staff
  • Document all healthcare contacts
  • Adhere to safety and security policies and participate in disaster drills
  • Follow security regulations for keys, sharps, and controlled medications
  • Delegate to and supervise other team members as appropriate
  • Adhere to Universal Precautions and other appropriate infection control practices

Benefits

  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Life and Disability Insurance
  • Generous PTO plan
  • 401k with matching funds
  • Employee Discount and Rewards Program
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Continuing Education Reimbursement
  • Malpractice Insurance

Experience & Requirements

  • For Physician Assistant, Graduate of an accredited college / university Physician Assistant program
  • For Nurse Practitioner, Graduate of an accredited college/university nurse practitioner program with current certification.
  • licensure in the state of employment, license must be in good standing.
  • CPR certification.
  • Maintains an active CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) certification.

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.

Keywords: Corizon Health, Inc., Hampton , Mid Level Practitioner, Other , Westover, Virginia

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