|Job Title:||Nurse Practitioner Correctional Medicine|
|Provider Category:||Advanced Practice Providers (PA's, APRN's)|
|Provider Type:||Nurse Practitioner|
|New Grads OK?||No|
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. If you are interested in helping us continue our legacy of innovation and clinical expertise, we encourage you to connect with us today.
Below is a list of your responsibilities as a Nurse Practitioner with Corizon Health at Maryland Correctional Institution Jessup located in Jessup, Maryland.
Respond to and initiate care in medical emergencies throughout the facility.
Identify inmate / patient health problems and prescribe treatment under direction of a physician.
Implement medical care utilizing therapeutic regimens approved by a Physician.
Provide education to inmate / patient, healthcare and correctional staff.
Document all healthcare contacts.
Adhere to safety and security policies and participates 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.
Corizon Benefits (only applicable for full-time positions)
Corizon Health offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, a generous PTO plan, 401k with matching funds, tuition assistance, continuing education reimbursement, and more!
Experience & Requirements
Graduate of an accredited college/university nurse practitioner program with current certification.
licensure in the state of employment, license must be in good standing.
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.
Not ready to apply? Connect with us for general consideration.
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