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YesCare Corp Registered Nurse Education Coordinator in Lexington, Kentucky

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.

YesCare 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.


Below is a list of your responsibilities as an Education Coordinator withYesCare at the Lexington/Fayette County Detention Center

  • 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 employeeYesCare, 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 andYesCareguidelines.

  • 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 toYesCare, 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.

YesCare Benefits (only applicable for full-time positions)

  • 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

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About YesCare Health

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

By choosing a career with YesCare, 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 YesCare 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 YesCare today and be part of our legacy of innovation and clinical expertise.

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ID 2024-19015

Job Locations US-KY-Lexington

Category Healthcare Support

Position Type Regular Full-time

Shift / Schedule Weekday Day

Location ID 00616