RN - Full Time Night Shift
Company: Wexford Health
Posted on: July 21, 2021
Working in corrections is something that most
have never thought about in the medical field but it can be very
rewarding. Working as a nurse in corrections offers medical
diversity and autonomy while working in an exceptionally nice
Full Time 40 Hours Per Week –
11pm - 7:30am
Every Other Weekend
Bullock Correctional Facility in Union Springs,
Experience-based Pay Rates plus Shift
Differentials with Full Time Employment &
Weekday Eve -
Weekday Night -
Weekend Day -
Weekend Eve -
Weekend Night -
Sources is contracted by the state of Alabama with
the Alabama Department of Corrections to staff and run the medical
and mental health units within the correctional facilities. Our
philosophy is that health care should not be considered a luxury
for anyone. We simply care for those in need and the
corrections environment is our venue.
We’re proud to offer a competitive benefits
- Annual review with performance
- Generous paid-time off program that combines
vacation and sick leave
- Paid holidays
- Comprehensive health insurance through Blue
Cross Blue Shield
- Dental and Vision
- 401(k) retirement saving
- Company-paid short-term
- Healthcare and dependent care spending
The Registered Nurse (RN) services patients in a correctional
setting for elderly inmates with psychiatric or developmental
disabilities under the direction of a managerial Registered
Nurse or Medical Director.
Assists in carrying out rehabilitation programming and activities
for residents such as role model interactions, development of
social skills, development of daily living skills, reality
orientation, recreational skills, etc.
Sets up prescribed medications in accordance with patients’ nursing
care plans; assesses, develops, records and monitors programs for
self-administration of medications and conducts medication
management and health education training for individuals and
Check’s temperature, pulse, blood pressure, and other vital signs
to detect deviations from normal; assists in controlling aggressive
or disruptive behavior.
Intake and Classification
Chronic Care Clinic
Infectious Disease Control
The Registered Nurse shall provide a broad range
of services to the center including screening, assessment,
medication delivery, treatment plans and patient
Assesses plans and delivers nursing care to
Provides leadership to LPNs, CNAs and other nursing
paraprofessionals in patient care.
Coordinates multiple medical services for diagnostic and treatment
as directed by the Medical Director, Physician, Physician Assistant
or Nurse Practitioner.
Enter housing units to pass medications or other medical items and
to conduct medical screening when necessary.
Assist in minor medical or surgical procedures.
Assist in screening of emergencies for necessity and priority for
referral to physician or mid- level providers and conduct daily
sick call screening
Check and change dressings as required or as
Maintain working knowledge of pharmacology including drug
Maintain working knowledge of therapeutic diets and nutrition and
implement as per orders.
Maintain working knowledge of social and behavioral sciences,
particularly as applied to the Correctional
Be capable of giving CPR instructions and ability to take charge in
a CPR emergency.
Maintain the Problem Oriented Medical Record
Administer medications including IV therapy and IM injections and
all other approved routes of administration per the order of the
Standard medical setting in a correctional
facility, which includes daily interfacing with inmates,
correctional staff, and health care personnel. Temperature
extremes may be encountered while moving throughout the facility
outdoors and indoors in buildings without air
The following requirements list the minimum to
qualify. An equivalent combination of education and
experience may be accepted.
licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of
- Graduate of an accredited nursing
- BSN preferred
- One (1) year clinical experience
- Correctional experience
- Experience giving CPR instructions and possess
ability to take charge in a CPR emergency
- Experience with or possess the ability to work
in a stressful environment and assist staff with various policies,
administrative and organizational
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