State of Connecticut Jobs For Nurse

Website State of Connecticut

Job Description:

The Department of Correction shall strive to be a global leader in progressive correctional practices and partnered re-entry initiatives to support responsive evidence-based practices aligned to law-abiding and accountable behaviors. Safety and security shall be a priority component of this responsibility as it pertains to staff, victims, citizens, and offenders.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Independently assess patients, develop a nursing diagnosis, develop and implement a treatment plan, and provide patient education and self-care through the nursing sick call process
  • Performs health screenings and makes triage decisions contributing to the health and safety of patients
  • Collaborates with multiple disciplines: custody, medical, mental health, dental and other health care support professionals
  • Play a key role in the identification, treatment and control of the transmission of infections
  • Provide nursing care to special populations such as women’s health, juvenile health, end-of-life care, mental health, infirmary care
  • Participate in a multidisciplinary team in providing chronic disease management by coordinating and managing chronic disease care
  • Advance quality, patient safety and a culture of safety by volunteering as a nurse educator, preceptor; participate in facility-based quality and best practices committees

Job Requirements:

  • Candidates may be required to have experience working with adolescents or in women’s health or mental health care.
  • Incumbents in this class must possess and retain a current license or temporary permit as a Registered Professional Nurse in Connecticut.
  • Incumbents in this class may be required to be fluent in a foreign language or proficient in the use of the American Sign Language in certain designated positions.
  • Incumbents in this class may be required to possess and retain a valid Motor Vehicle Operator’s license.
  • Incumbents in this class may be required to travel.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Graduation from an accredited nursing program.

Job Details:

Company: State of Connecticut

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Others

Job Location: Manchester, NH, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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