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Corizon Health Statewide Education Coordinator in Hanover, Maryland

About Corizon Health

Correctional healthcare is not just a job. It’s a calling.

By choosing a career with Corizon Health, you are choosing the opportunity to truly make a difference in the health, well-being, and future of the patients you serve. We take pride in being a pioneer provider of correctional healthcare. As a Corizon Health professional, you have access to the resources and support to enhance your skills, build a solid foundation to reach your career potential, and contribute to the care and well-being of an underserved population. There is no greater calling. Join Corizon Health today and be part of our legacy of innovation and clinical expertise.

Responsibilities

Below is a list of your responsibilities as an Education Coordinator with Corizon Health:

  • Supervises staff on assigned shift to ensure patient care is provided. Monitors nursing practices to ensure staff adheres nursing procedures within scope.

  • Identifies and develops programs to ensure education requirements align with manage employee Corizon, DOCCS, NYS and ACA requirements.

  • Coordinates in-service training, continuing education, orientation, competency reviews, and other related training functions.

  • Coordinates with the vendor pharmacy to facilitate resolutions of issues and maintain ordering of par levels of stock medications and sharps according to NYS, DOCCS and Corizon guidelines.

  • Identifies and provides patient educational materials on medications, diagnosis, treatment and specialty devices on admission, as needed and quarterly basis

  • Coordinates with social services, DOCCS, parole and community entities to facilitate appropriate placement of patients based on medical needs when condition improves or parole dictates.

  • Ensures all documentation and necessary supplies are provided according to Corizon, DOCCS and ACA standards

  • Serves as a resource for staff in areas of program development, clinical practice and professional development.

  • Coordinates care delivery and education through collaboration with patient, family and all health care team providers to ensure safe, effective and quality patient care.

  • Follows standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

  • Other duties as assigned by management.

Corizon Benefits

  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance

  • Life and Disability Insurance

  • Generous PTO plan

  • 401k with matching funds

  • Employee Discount and Rewards Program

  • Tuition Assistance

  • Continuing Education Reimbursement

Experience & Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from an accredited Nursing Program. Current RN license in state.

  • At least two (2) years nursing experience. Long-Term care or critical care experience.

  • Experience using Excel, Word, and Outlook

  • Effective time management skills.

  • Subject to initial and on-going security clearance requirements.

A background check, security clearance and drug screening are required for this role.

Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. In compliance with federal and state employment opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability, Vietnam era veteran, or disabled Veteran status. EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans.

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ID 2022-12050

Job Locations US-MD-Hanover

Category Healthcare Support

Position Type Regular Full-time

Shift / Schedule Day

Location ID 91200