Salary: $61,011 - $91,350 per yr
Correctional Nurses provide professional nursing care to patients in a correctional setting. Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform work independently with little or no additional training. Incumbents make comprehensive clinical observations/evaluations of health needs; conduct sick calls for inmates and obtain physician's orders for treatment; administer medication; perform physical assessments; obtain lab samples; provide emergency care such as CPR and first aid; documents accurate information into medical records; prepare treatment rooms; schedule appointments; and participate in clinic sessions. Incumbents will be working closely with inmates. The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.
Announcement Number: 38794
Open to all qualified persons.
Applications accepted until recruitment needs are satisfied
** Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. Lists of eligible candidates will be established and hiring may occur early in the recruiting process. Recruitment will close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or a hiring decision has been made.