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P/T Nursing Supervisor

  • The GEO Group
  • 08/14/19
  • Chicago, IL
  • 60636
  • Negotiable / Yearly
  • Full-Time
Job Description

A world of opportunities awaits you!

RNs, isnt it time to find the kind of opportunity that truly challenge you to use the skills youve worked so hard to build? We can help!
We are the leader in our industry. We ensure our employees a stable career, competitive benefits and a diversified range of employment. We are seeking a Registered Nurse to initiate and provide comprehensive nursing care in a correctional setting while observing and maintaining the requirements of operational security. This role does have supervisory responsibilities and requires an RN experienced in crisis intervention, handling medical emergencies and providing medical nursing care.

With us, theres no telling how far youll go. Nows the time to start your journey!

Nurse Supervisor (Registered Nurse / Healthcare / Nursing)

Job Responsibilities
As a Nurse Supervisor you will perform a complete physical assessment and medical history as required on each detainee/inmate entering the correctional system. You will be responsible for ensuring the implementation of physicians orders as well as supervising the work flow of the LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) staff.
Additional responsibilities:

Assisting physician with sick call by screening patients and assisting with minor surgical procedures
Ensuring that prescribed medications are administered as ordered using the formulary
Making observation rounds on patients and recording in progress notes
Evaluating symptoms, reactions and progress of patients on periodic basis, charting; and reporting problems to management
Maintaining security while dispensing medications and is continually cognizant of the potential hazard of drug hoarding and trafficking among detainees/inmates
Destroying and properly disposing of all needles/syringes
Maintaining compliance with industry and company policies for accreditation
Documenting all detainee/inmate contacts
Maintaining confidentiality of medical records
Coordinating Chronic Disease Clinic scheduling

RN (Registered Nurse / Healthcare / Nursing)

Job Requirements
This is a great opportunity for a skilled RN! Take a look at the requirements below to see if this nursing role will be a good fit for you. If it is, apply today!
Registered Nurse requirements:
Associates or Bachelor's degree from a NLN (National League of Nurses) approved program; graduate of an accredited school of nursing
Current, unrestricted license to practice as Registered Nurse in the state the facility is located
Maintain a current copy of license on file at the facility at all times
2 years of direct work experience, preferred
Ability to provide the following services: crisis intervention, medical emergencies, physical assessment, medical nursing care and psychiatric nursing care
Ability to perform nursing diagnosis and appropriate follow through treatment without direct supervision

Equal Opportunity Employer

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