Behavioral Health LPN - PRN
Company: Corizon Health
Posted on: October 12, 2021
Correctional 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. As a Corizon Health professional, you
have access to the resources and support to enhance your skills,
build a solid foundation to reach your career potential, and
contribute to the care and well-being of an underserved population.
There is no greater calling. Join Corizon Health today and be part
of our legacy of innovation and clinical
Below is a list of your responsibilities as a Behavioral
Health LPN with Corizon Health at (Facility Name) located
in (City, State):
- Initiates the
admission process and assists with the identification of recurrent
health problems, symptoms and behavioral changes of the inmates.
Collects pertinent data through observation, interview, other
members of the health team and communicates changes in the inmate
condition to other inmate care providers. Records all data
obtained through assessment in the inmate's medical
- Assists in the
formation of a written plan, in identifying both short-term and
long-term timed measurable goals with anticipated behavioral
changes. Assists in setting priorities when planning care to meet
the inmate's needs. Assists with inmate
physician in minor medical/surgical procedures. Transcribes and
posts all therapeutic orders generated by the physician.
Administers routine and/or PRN medications as ordered.
- Initiates and
documents prescribed treatments for nursing interventions in
compliance with policy and procedure.
- Keeps health
team informed of observations and changing conditions of
- Counts CDs
drugs and contraband, if requested.
universal precautions when providing nursing
- Other duties
Corizon Benefits (only applicable for full-time
Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
Life and Disability Insurance
Generous PTO plan
401k with matching funds
Employee Discount and Rewards Program
Continuing Education Reimbursement
Graduate from a Licensed Practical Nursing program.
licensed as a Practical Nurse in the state where
- Maintains an
active CPR certification.
A background check, security clearance and drug screening are
required for this role.
Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
Employer. In compliance with federal and state employment
opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all
positions without regard to race, gender, national origin,
religion, age, sexual orientation, disability, Vietnam era veteran,
or disabled Veteran status. EOE including Disability/Protected
Keywords: Corizon Health, Albuquerque , Behavioral Health LPN - PRN, Other , Albuquerque, New Mexico
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!