Nurse Practitioner
Niagara County Jail - Lockport, NY

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Unlock your potential behind bars.

Working in correctional healthcare is not a career. It's a calling. It's an opportunity to better your skills in a safe yet demanding environment. In here, your expertise is not confined to a small medical unit like the setup in a larger healthcare organization. You'll apply varied assessment skills and work closely among professionals who have more in common than simply sharing a shift. They share a gift. Come work side-by-side with coworkers who share a sense of purpose. Here at Armor Correctional Health Services, we do our very best to see patients for what they are - patients. Join us.

Nurse Practitioner

Under indirect supervision, provides independent primary care in a correctional setting to a specified population of non-emergency patients. Provides consultation and advice to others.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Performs medical examinations and evaluations, diagnoses, treatment, follow-up consultation and health education.

  • Obtains patient histories and develops patient care treatment plans, ensuring completeness and accuracy using the POMR format.

  • Supervises and/or coordinates the activities of patient care and/or support staffs.

  • Participates in planning programs and in developing specific health polices and procedures.

  • Practices safety, environmental and/or infection control methods.

  • Performs additional duties as assigned.

We offer:
  • Safe, Secure Workplace
  • Health/Dental/Life & Short Term Disability Insurance
  • Paid Vacation, Personal Days (Paid Time Off)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays
If you're ready to do your life's work you belong in corrections.

Armor Correctional Health Services - 12 months ago - save job
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