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Job Title

Mid Level Practitioner

Company : Corizon Health

Location : Westover, MD

Created : 2020-08-29

Job Type : Full Time

Job Description

About Corizon HealthCorrectional 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. If you are interested in helping us continue our legacy of innovation and clinical expertise, we encourage you to connect with us today.ResponsibilitiesCorizon Health Nurse Practitioners utilize the medical model to meet a variety of healthcare needs with an ambulatory care as their primary focus. Nurse Practitioners/Physician Assistants work with a variety of healthcare professionals and security officers in a correctional environment. Nurse Practitioners/Physician Assistant alsoRespond to and initiate care for medical emergencies throughout the facilityIdentify patient health problems and prescribes treatment under direction of a physicianImplement medical care utilizing therapeutic regimens approved by a physicianProvide education to patient, healthcare and correctional staffDocument all healthcare contactsAdhere to safety and security policies and participate in disaster drillsFollow security regulations for keys, sharps, and controlled medicationsDelegate to and supervise other team members as appropriateAdhere to Universal Precautions and other appropriate infection control practicesExperience & Requirements+ Graduate of an accredited college/university nurse practitioner program with current certification /licensure in the state of employment. + Maintains an active CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) certification. Benefits for you: Opportunities for growth and advancement, Paid time off, Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance, Tuition assistance, 401(K) with company match, CME allowance, Mal practice paid Background check, security clearance, and drug screening required. Not ready to apply? Connect with us for general consideration.ID_2019-5156_Job Locations_US-MD-Westover_Category_Nurse Practitioners_Position Type_Regular Full-time_Shift / Schedule_Weekday Day_Location ID_91209_