Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
GLC Government Services is seeking a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant (NP & PA) to work on a long-term Government contract.
Location: FCI Coleman, FL
Setting: Correctional Facility, (Medium Security)
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-2:30pm (1/2-hour unpaid lunch), 30 hours per week
NP/PA will work out of the Health Service Unit. The Health Services Unit is available for sick-call, first-aid, emergency, routine treatment, and follow-up care prescribed by the Mid-Level Practitioners.The NP/PA's would be seeing and evaluating sick call appointment and history/physicals. Most of the sick calls are rashes, back pain, stomach pain, etc.
Scope of Work:
Contract Nurse Practitioner will perform comprehensive evaluations and treatments within his/her scope of practice in the area of male and female health.
The Nurse Practitioner will document all encounters with inmates in their medical chart on a daily basis.
The Nurse Practitioner will be supervised by the Health Services Administrator and clinical supervision by the Clinical Director.
All reports and/or documentation written by the Nurse Practitioner will be reviewed and cosigned by the Clinical Director.
All recommendations for further diagnostic testing and/or treatment will be made to the Clinical Director, who will retain professional responsibility for patients referred.
The Nurse Practitioner is to be constantly aware of security and maintain a professional relationship with the inmates at all times.
· Clear and active license in the state of Florida
· Active board certification.
· CPR certified
· Minimum of 1-year experience.
· Must be able to pass a drug screen, background check and credit check.