Nursing in a Correctional Setting
Registered Nurse (Current Employee) – Lawrenceville, VA – July 27, 2014
-Performs all tasks with a patient-centered focus while seeking opportunities for improvement of processes and treatments.
-Accurately documents all elements of nursing assessment, treatments, medications, discharge instructions and follow-up care.
-Develops patient care plans, including assessments, evaluations and nursing diagnoses.
-Pharmacological and non-pharmacological management and treatment of various disorders and diseases according to protocol.
-Sound, ethical and independent decision-making ability consistent with medical protocols.
-Works with security to help maintain the safety of staff, offenders, and the facility.
-Disciplined, responsible, and dependable employee who quickly establishes rapport with patients and colleagues.