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RN

Health Care | Columbus, MS | Full Time

Job Description

In a corrections medical facility, the RN is responsible for all health care of 20-60 bedridden inmates (i.e., makes rounds, evaluates care needed & rendered; does care plans & teaches health care principles; administers medication including narcotics; renders all direct nursing care as needed) & performs specialized procedures (i.e., iv therapy, chemotherapy, wound care, oxygen therapy, dialysis, blood transfusion, incubation & CPR, tube feeding, catheterization, suctioning & phlebotomy duties)

·         Performs clerical tasks (e.g., charts & records all medications, treatments & pertinent medical information; completes required reports such as incident & accident reports

·         Documents Medicaid information; orders supplies & equipment; maintains constant & exact inventory of all controlled drugs, medication & equipment)

·         Arranges for out-patient clinic appointments; arranges for medical examinations to be done by school physician

·         Arranges for new & refilled prescriptions ordered by physicians through local pharmacy

·         Performs administrative tasks & serves as liaison with others in organization

·         Serves as instructor on occasion; serves as member or leader of problem solving teams or groups.

·         (General practice and acute care)

 

 

Qualifications:

·         Must be okay with working in a correctional setting

·         Must be okay with working 2nd or 3rd shift AND having to work weekends

·         2 – 6+ year(s) experience as a Registered Nurse (will accept clinical experience from education)

·         ADN or BSN

·         Active license for state of Ohio

 

 

*Hiring in Columbus, Orient, London, Marysville, Lebanon, Dayton, Toledo, Youngstown, and Cleveland