Corizon Health is the pioneer provider of correctional healthcare in the United States.
We are a company built on more than 40 years of innovation and expertise in the industry.
Our people, our practices, and our commitment to success are the traits that make us the ideal employer as you begin or continue to advance your correctional healthcare career.
We have an exceptional opportunity for a Mental Health Registered Nurse to join our healthcare team at Potosi Correctional Center located in Mineral Point, MO.
Responsibilities of a Corizon Health Mental Health Registered Nurse Supervises and evaluates the activities of the mental health nursing staff Implements professional nursing services in a through and competent manner in accordance with standards, rules, protocols, policies, and procedures.
Makes referrals to the appropriate health care provider in a timely manner based on diagnostic tests, labs, and nursing diagnosis.
Administers medication in a safe and efficient manner Screens patients with mental health problems in an immediate manner and makes appropriate referrals as required.
Participates in training of facility personnel on mental health required training per NCCHC and ACA standards Performs related work as required.
Qualifications of a Corizon Health Mental Health Registered Nurse Licensed as a Registered Nurse in state of employment At least three (3) years of professional mental health nursing experience Corrections experience preferred.
Crisis intervention experience preferred.
Strong nursing assessment and communication skills Corizon Health.
Keywords: Registered Nurse (RN), Location: Irondale, MO - 63648