Nurse Practitioner, Correctional Facility- Psychiatric Inpatient Program (PIP)
$136,416 - $160,128 Annual Range
Are you looking to practice medicine and maintain a positive work-life balance? A career with California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS)/California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) allows you to focus on providing quality health care without the burdens of managing insurance paperwork or maintaining an unrealistic patient panel. Here, in a supportive, collaborative environment, and in conjunction with our dedicated physicians and psychiatrists, you will deliver primary care to a diverse patient population within the Psychiatric Inpatient Program.
All nurse practitioners (NPs) with CCHCS/CDCR must have current California registered nurse licensure and NP Furnishing certificate with board certification issued by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners or the American Nurse Credentialing Center, as a family or adult NP.
We currently have opportunities at Salinas Valley State Prison, located in Monterey County’s Soledad. Here, you’ll have access to all of the activities, history, and cultural events of Monterey, Big Sur, and Carmel-by-the-Sea. Plus, with the positive work-life balance you’ll find with CCHCS, you’ll be able to enjoy them all.
In return for your efforts, CCHCS/CDCR offers a competitive benefits package, including:
• 40-hour workweek - affords you true work-life balance
• Generous paid time off and holiday schedule
• Paid insurance, license, and DEA renewal
• Robust 401(k) and 457 savings plans (tax defer up to $41,000 - $54,000 per year)
• Visa sponsorship opportunities
• Paid CEU with paid time off to attend
• And much more
Pursuant to the Public Health Orders (Guidance for the Use of Face Coverings and State and Local Correctional Facilities and Detention Centers Health Care Worker Vaccination Requirement) issued by the California Department of Public Health and the directive Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccines and Testing for Institution Staff issued by the Department of Corrections & Rehabilitation (CDCR), all staff assigned to this post/position may be required to show evidence of full vaccination and booster for COVID-19, absent an approved reasonable medical or religious accommodation precluding them from vaccination.
Take the first step toward joining this outstanding multidisciplinary team by contacting Debora Kim at (916) 691-1546 or send your CV to CentralizedHiringUnit@cdcr.ca.gov .
This is a limited term position and it has the possibility of becoming permanent.
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Closing Date/Time: Until Filled