RN - Intake Mental Health Unit At Kilby Correctional

Wexford Health Montgomery , AL 36101

Posted 3 weeks ago

POSITION: Registered Nurse (RN)

SCHEDULE: Evening shift 3:00 PM to 11:00 PM

FACILITY: Kilby Intake Correctional Facility - Mental Health Stabilization Unit

LOCATION: Montgomery, AL

SALARY: Experience-based hourly pay rates + shift differentials

POSITION SUMMARY

The Registered Nurse (RN) in the mental health unit services patients in a correctional setting with psychiatric or developmental disabilities

  • Intake and Classification

  • Emergent Services

  • Patient Education

  • Sets up prescribed medications in accordance with patients' nursing care plans

  • Assesses, develops, records and monitors programs for self-administration of medications

  • Conducts medication management and health education training for individuals and groups.

  • Checks temperature, pulse, blood pressure, and other vital signs to detect deviations from normal

  • Assists in controlling aggressive or disruptive behavior.

  • Infectious Disease Control

  • Provides written assessment of patient on admission, during confinement and on discharge as requested.

  • Assists in minor medical or surgical procedures, medical screenings, and passing medications to inmates.

  • Directs and guides patient teaching activities and ancillary personnel including LPNs, CNAs and other nursing paraprofessional staff in patient care

BENEFITS

  • Annual review with performance increase

  • Generous paid-time off program that combines vacation and sick leave

  • Paid holidays

  • Comprehensive health insurance through Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Dental and Vision insurance

  • 401(k) retirement saving plans

  • Company-paid short-term disability

  • Healthcare and dependent care spending account

LICENSING: Licensed as a Registered Nurse by the Alabama Board of Nursing (ASBN)

CERTIFICATION: Current CPR certification

EDUCATION:

  • Graduation from an accredited School of Nursing as a Registered Nurse

EOE/M/F/D/V

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RN - Intake Mental Health Unit At Kilby Correctional

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