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Registered Nurse (RN) - Med Surg
Wexford Health Sources Inc
Mount Sterling, IL

$28-47/hour
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Registered Nurse


To Apply for this Job Click Here POSITION: Registered Nurse SCHEDULE: Full-time/ 7p-7a/11p-7a (two 12's & two 8's per week) EOW FACILITY: Western Illinois Correctional Center LOCATION: Mt. Sterling, IL A Job Should be MORE than just a paycheck. Wexford Health Sources, Inc. is one of the nation's largest correctional health care providers. Over the past 30 years, our team of dedicated clinical professionals has helped literally millions of justice-involved patients receive life-changing medical and mental health services. The majority of our patients come from marginalized or impoverished backgrounds. In many cases, our doctors, nurses, and behavioral health professionals represent the patient's first experience with quality, compassionate health care. We heal and rehabilitate thousands of incarcerated patients every day. When you join Wexford Health, you do more than just further your career. You also become part of a team-a family-whose mission is to care for patients that cannot care for themselves. You change lives. You make a difference. If you are looking for a position that empowers you to do MORE… then look at Wexford Health. Pay: $40.00 - $44.00 per hour Shift differentials available from $3/hr - $4/hr (Not available for day shift) BENEFITS Wexford Health offers a competitive benefits package including: * Annual Increase * 40 Paid Days Off per year * BlueCross BlueShield Medical insurance * Dental and Vision insurance * 401(k) plan with 50% match * Company-paid short-term disability * Healthcare and dependent care spending account * Continuing education options POSITION SUMMARY Under the clinical supervision of the Director of Nursing, the incumbent is responsible for delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. Also directs and guides patient teaching activities and ancillary personnel, while maintaining standards of professional nursing. Utilizes electronic medical record system as applicable throughout the scope of duties and responsibilities. * Assesses physical, psychological and psychosocial dimensions of patients within the healthcare unit and, as necessary, in the housing units. * Applies knowledge of illnesses, injuries and diseases using available resources in obtaining a health history, and in the assessment process. * Provides leadership to RNs, LPNs, MAs, CNAs and other nursing paraprofessionals in patient care as related to medical aspects of patient care. * Reviews and monitors all offenders receiving medications, as assigned and maintains charts and records. * Utilize therapeutic communication skills and effective interviewing techniques to elicit pertinent historical information and make appropriate referral as required. * Implement professional nursing services in a thorough and competent manner in accordance with standards, rules, protocols, policies and procedures. * Make referrals to the appropriate health care provider in a timely manner based on diagnostic tests, labs, and nursing diagnosis. * Contact physician for medication orders as necessary to ensure medication continuity of care. * Demonstrate knowledge of Pharmacology to include drug reaction, drug interaction, side effects, cautions, and contraindications. * Administer medication in a safe and efficient manner consistent with prescribed orders, mouth checks, and established standards and keeps proper charts and records. * Participates in the training of Wexford/facility personnel on mental health required training per NCCHC and ACA standards. * Complies with correctional facility policies and procedures * Perform within the normal limits of the State Nurse Practice Act, Code of Ethics for Nurses, policies and procedures and facility policy/procedures and standards. * Upon receiving the necessary training and/or instruction, performs other related duties as required or assigned JOB REQUIREMENTS The following requirements list the minimum to qualify. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted. LICENSURE: Current, valid IL State Registered Nursing License CERTIFICATION: Current CPR Certification-Accepted: * American Red Cross * American Heart Association * American Safety and Health Institute EDUCATION: Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: Minimum one (1) year of clinical experience; correctional nursing experience a plus EOE/M/F/D/V 20008 * , * , * To Apply for this Job Click Here

Pay

Average Illinois Staff Position Pay

$40.98/hour

The average salary for a Med Surg is 14% lower than the US average of $47.

Estimate based on Bureau of Labor Statistics data.