Nurse Practitioner opportunity Great Pay

The GEO Group, Inc.
Lavilla, Texas
Feb 23, 2021
Feb 25, 2021
Nurse Practitioner
Medical Management

Preparing for a Career Break

osition is located at East Hidalgo Detention Center

If you are a Nurse Practitioner, we've got a great opportunity for you! We are seeking a Nurse Practitioner to join our healthcare team. In this position, you will play a key role in the evaluation and implementation of healthcare for inmates/detainees. If you are a skilled Nurse Practitioner with maturity, flexibility and confidence, this is the position for you! Apply Today!

Job Responsibilities

As a Nurse Practitioner you will examine and treat facility detainees/inmates to ensure proper injury care, disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment and recovery. You will also direct the work of staff employees and participate in the development of and application of policies, procedures and protocols in the care of detainees/inmates.

Additional responsibilities:

Performing routine medical examinations on detainees/inmates under established guidelines
Providing medical treatment and services consistent with the provision of basic health care services in conjunction with a physician
Documenting all provided services in the detainee/inmate medical record
Reviewing regularly those cases requiring ongoing medical/pharmaceutical attention
Instructing patients in required health hygiene techniques
Maintaining compliance with company policies and procedures
Providing input into performance evaluation
Performing regular chart review for quality assurance purposes
Assisting in designating the level of care to be performed and the necessary equipment needed