Registered Nurse (RN), Lenoir YDC

Location: Kinston, NC, United States
Date Posted: 09-27-2017
Global Empire, LLC (GHG) is a Healthcare Staffing Company specialized in providing reliable and qualified healthcare professionals for Government contracts nationwide. 
 
Available Position:  Registered Nurse (RN)
 
Work Location is at the State of North Carolina, Department of Public Safety, Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice facilities.

Youth Development Centers:
  1. Edgecombe Juvenile YDC 78 Positive Way Rocky Mount, NC 27801 
  2. Dobbs Juvenile YDC 3060 Dobbs Farm Road Kinston, NC 28504
  3. Stonewall Jackson YDC 1484 Old Charlotte Road SW Concord, N.C. 28027
  4. Chatham YDC Central Carolina Business Park 560 Progress Blvd. Siler City, N.C. 27344
  5. Lenoir YDC 3055 Dobbs Farm Road Kinston, NC 28504
Juvenile Detention Centers:
  1. Alexander Juvenile Detention Center 98 NC Highway 16 South Taylorsville, N.C. 28681
  2. Cabarrus Juvenile Detention Center 822 McWhorter Rd. Concord, NC 28027
  3. Pitt Juvenile Detention Center 451 W. Belvoir Rd. Greenville, NC 27834
  4. Wake Juvenile Detention Center 700 Beacon Lake Drive Raleigh, N.C. 27610
  5. Cumberland Juvenile Detention Center 1911 Coliseum Dr. Fayetteville, NC 28306
  6. New Hanover Detention Center 3830 Juvenile Center Rd. Castle Hayne, NC 28429

The nurse may carry the on-call beeper during times the nurse is not working at the facility. The nurse may carry the on-call pager from 6 PM to 6 AM each day, Monday through Thursday (48 hours) and from 6PM on Friday to 6AM on Monday (60 hours) for a total of 108 hours a week. The nurse may carry the beeper for a total of 13 weeks during the fiscal year.

Scope of Work:
Registered Nurses must be able to perform within a scope of practice which is consistent with the Nurse Practice Act of the State of North Carolina for registered nurse practice.
Perform the juvenile’s admission health screening review, required immunizations and TB skin test (if applicable)
Perform all Health Care Services admission requirements to include venipuncture, vaccine administration, TST placement, intake assessment, admission labs and form completion.
Manage clinics for primary care and psychiatric care, when applicable to include scheduling clinic times, provider order transcription, medication order processing, managing clinic flow, creating schedule for appointments and communicating with center staff.
Verify any medication that the juveniles have with them upon entering the facility, assessing its validity and necessity, i.e., contacting prescribing healthcare provider and/or pharmacist. Addressing and resolve issues with prescribed medications to include contacting prescribing provider, communication with parent/guardian and Juvenile Court Counselors.
Administer medication as prescribed by a practitioner who is licensed in North Carolina to administer or prescribe drugs in the course of his/her professional practice.
Perform sick call for non-emergency medical services for all juveniles. Provide nursing services and first aid to those juveniles not requiring a physician's services, refer for medical care based on nursing assessment as needed.
Other duties as assigned.

Registered Nurse (RN) Qualifications:
North Carolina Registered Nurse License without restriction on practice
Degree in nursing.
Current American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support Provider (CPR) certification.
The Department prefers nurses with 3-5 years of nursing experience.
The Department prefers nurses with experience in public health, community health, school health or adolescent health.




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Ana Rowling
Recruiter Manager
GHG
2151 Linglestown Road, Suite 180 Harrisburg, PA 17110
Email: ana@globalhealthcaregroup.com Tel. 717-364-6181  Fax: 717-412-2100 
GHG is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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