RN- Director of Nurses needed for a Correctional Facility in Sierra Blanca, Texas (approx 70 miles East of El Paso). Full Time and PRN hours available.
Main duties include coordination of clinic activities, training and supervision of staff, physical assessment and triage of detainees..
Day shift, great pay and benefits.
This position is located in a correctional facility and reports to the Health Services Administrator (HSA). Duties include: direct patient care, accurate documentation, collection of health information, and other duties as assigned in compliance with Emerald policies, jurisdictional directives and correctional healthcare standards.
Education and Experience Requirements:
Graduate of approved School of Nursing and current license approved by the State Board of Nurse Examiners. One year of nursing experience required, preferably in a supervisory capacity in a correctional facility. College degree preferred.
Skills and Abilities:
Position requires knowledge of medical procedures and evaluative processes; a demonstrated ability to use a variety of medical equipment; the ability to follow instructions from Nursing Protocols, Procedure Manuals, physician or extender orders; the ability to establish and maintain accurate health records; and skill in relating to demanding patients in stressful situations.