|Position: Licensed Practical Nurse LPN|
|Job Id: 4034-7275|
|# of Openings: 1|
Break out of your current routine and find your nursing freedom behind bars. When you sought a nursing career to make a difference in the lives of your patients and their families, you may never have imagined the most diverse patient population would be found in a correctional setting. While working in an Emergency Room you may have found security lacking at times and patient concerns may not be as emergent as the facility name would imply. Evidence based nurse decisions making an impact for an underserved patient population in a safe secure work environment may be just the career change you are looking for.
Southern Health Partners is a leading provider of affordable medical, dental, and mental health services to inmates in county and city jail facilities. Our employees have been a key element of our success since our inception. Our associates are clearly part of the Southern Health Partners competitive advantage.
As we continue to grow, we are routinely seeking talented candidates to join the SHP Team and at this time we have an excellent opportunity for a:
3-12 hr Night Shifts
to Work in the Blount County Detention Center
Employment with SHP Offers You:
Desired Skills and Experience
SHP medical professionals are needed to perform quality patient care services for an underserved population.
We are looking for a responsible licensed care giver to utilize their nursing skills for a diverse patient group.
In a secure jail medical unit, you will deliver patient care, review data collection, establish nursing plans and work under the boundaries of State Scope of Practice and Guidelines, and Physician/Provider(s).
Outside service referrals, following established treatment plans, and working with the Providers will be a key part of your position as well.
Monitoring patient progress and working with the Providers will round out a quality health care program performed on-site – one you can be proud to be a part of.
You should have competence in performing emergency intervention, physical assessment, critical thinking, and documentation skills. Be Nursing Proud and join us today!
Equal Opportunity Employer
All Applicants are subject to Drug Screening and the Issuance of Security Clearance by the Facility in Which Work is to be performed.
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