Corizon Health Nurse Practitioner in Chillicothe, Missouri
About Corizon Health
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. As a Corizon Health professional, you have access to the resources and support to enhance your skills, build a solid foundation to reach your career potential, and contribute to the care and well-being of an underserved population. There is no greater calling. Join Corizon Health today and be part of our legacy of innovation and clinical expertise.
Below is a list of your responsibilities as a Nurse Practitioner with Corizon Health at Chillicothe Correctional Center located in Chillicothe, Missouri:
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)
Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
Life and Disability Insurance
Generous PTO plan
401k with matching funds
Employee Discount and Rewards Program
Continuing Education Reimbursement
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.
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Job Locations US-MO-Chillicothe
Category Nurse Practitioners
Position Type Regular Full-time
Shift / Schedule Variable
Location ID 00915