Registered Nurse Pick Up a Shift!

 

REGISTERED NURSES

Pick up a shift or two...

  • One shift every other weekend
  • Saturday and/or Sunday
  • Competitive hourly
  • Substantial shift differentials
  • Dorsey Run Correctional Facility, Jessup, MD

 

Outpatient, ER, Chronic Care - All Under One Roof

 

Excellent extra money, a perfect way to keep up or learn new skills, and

the ideal environment to apply your assessment expertise.

 

 

WEXFORD HEALTH SOURCES

one of the nation's leading innovative correctional health care companies, provides clients with experienced management and technologically advanced services, combined with programs that control costs while ensuring quality.

 

WE ARE NOT AGENCY

For nearly three decades, Wexford Health has consistently delivered proven staffing expertise and a full range of medical, behavioral health, pharmacy, utilization management, provider contracting, claims processing, and quality management services.

At Wexford Health 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.

 

POSITION SUMMARY

The Registered Nurse, providing care within the Maryland Department of Corrections, is responsible for delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation.  Also directs and guides patient teaching activities and ancillary personnel, while maintaining standards of professional nursing. Interrelates and works effectively with patients, medical and other nursing staff, security staff at all levels, and administrative and support staff.

 

The duties and responsibilities outlined herein are for payroll purposes only; employees may be assigned other duties as required.

 

ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS

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 conditioning.

 

TRAVEL: None

LICENSING: Registered Nursing License in the state of Maryland

CERTIFICATION: Current CPR Certification

EDUCATION: Graduate of an accredited nursing school; BSN Preferred

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:

  • One (1) year clinical experience, preferred
  • Correctional Experience, a plus

OTHER PREFERRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:               

  • Flexible, dependable, and reliable.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of and performance of nursing policies and procedures.
  • Ability to competently manage multiple priorities simultaneously.
  • Be capable of giving CPR instructions and ability to take charge in a CPR emergency.
  • Ability to work in a stressful environment.
  • Support philosophy, objectives and goals of nursing department.
  • Assume individual accountability for own conduct and maintenance of professional appearance.
  • Approach change in a positive manner.
  • Maintain the confidentiality of inmate records.
  • Must be able assist staff with various policies, administrative and organizational projects. "team-player" as this position requires daily coordination with other coworkers.

EOE/M/F/D/V