Tired of the same old walls day in and day out? Working as a Medical Coverage Nurse allows you to work various assignments from one week to the next at different Correctional Facilities in the Region. If Travel takes you away from home, all travel and hotel expenses are paid by Southern Health Partners in advance. Unlike other assignments in travel nursing, we are not looking for a short term assignment far away from your home, but rather a dedicated nursing professional who would like a career in providing Team support on a Full Time basis (at least 36 hrs per week) to jails and detention centers nearest you.
Jail Medical Unit Coverage
FT and PT positions available – Days, Nights, Weekends.
All travel needs are booked by us – no worries for you!
Correctional Nursing is a unique niche for nurses to provide needed care within a safe and controlled environment. SHP is looking for strong skilled nurses to provide quality care on-site, filling open hours within our various correctional medical units.
The employee must be able to perform duties assigned with or without reasonable accommodations.
Works with our on-site medical team to cover unfilled shift hours
Performs medication passes when indicated by the covered shift assignment
Provides emergency medical responses if applicable
Performs patient sick call triage
Performs patient screening upon intake
Documents concisely and accurately as to patient services provided
Follows infection control practices while on-site
Other duties may be assigned depending upon shift
Brings a great attitude to support the medical team
In addition to the Autonomy and Experience you will earn, Full Time Employees also enjoy:
Meal per diems for overnight stays
Cell Phone Reimbursement(s) if applicable to position
Mileage reimbursement from home to assignment location
The Opportunity for you to Make a Difference
Autonomy and Experience with Every Type of Patient Care Need
Safe and Secure Work Environment
Free Monthly CE Credit Hours as a CE Provider
Educational Discount Program Access
Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance Program
Company Paid Life Benefits & 401K Participation
Employee referral bonus program
Professional Liability Insurance
Equal Opportunity Employer
All Applicants are subject to Drug Screening and the Issuance of Security Clearance by the Facility in Which Work is to be performed.