RN: Corrections

Coxsackie, NY

Posted: 05/31/2019 Employment Type: Travel Specialty : Nursing Professionals Job Number: 6364 Skills: correctional

Travel Nursing: Correctional Facility RN
Registered Nurse-Corrections

Responsibilities:
  • Collaborates with primary care providers and other health care providers to ensure continuity, timeliness and appropriateness of care to inmate patients
  • Coordinates and/or administers medication, therapeutic agents, treatments, to inmate patients
  • Assists physicians with medical treatments
  • Administers prescribed medication
  • Applies surgical dressings & bandages
  • Provides emergency first aid care
  • Checks & records vital signs
  • Obtains specimens from inmate patients for diagnostic testing
  • Reports reactions to treatments and medications, as well as changes in the inmates’ emotional or physical condition
  • Provides inmate patient education and/or discharge planning
  • Records all care information concisely, accurately and completely, in a timely manner, in the appropriate format and on the appropriate forms
  • Promotes a therapeutic environment to ensure inmates are treated in a professional, ethical and tactful manner
  • Performs other position-related duties as assigned

Qualifications:
  • Current Registered Nurse (RN) License for the state in which the nurse practices
  • 1 year of recent Med/Surg or Correctional experience
  • New York RN License
  • Must be available for the night shift
  • Shift options: 3, 12’ s, 4, 10’ s, 5, 8’ s

$680/week taxable
$1043/week non taxable
$1723/week gross pay
$1587/week after taxes

Please contact Samantha at 917-546-7211 or 917-336-1112
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At Tact Medical Staffing we believe in building supportive personal relationships with our candidates to match them with the healthcare client that best meets their professional and personal lifestyle choices. Benefits include a personalized recruiter who is available 24/7, competitive pay packages, an advantageous referral program, and national health insurance coverage.

Samantha Batt

 Avid hiker, backpacker, kayaker and generally outdoorsy. I love helping people, understanding their passion, and connecting them to what they love doing.

I am a Travel Nurse Recruiter, and every day I get the opportunity to connect amazing nurses to incredible assignments!

 

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