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YesCare Corp Nurse Practitioner in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Experience & Requirements

YesCare Midlevel APRNs provide direct care to inmates in the correctional institution and provide emergency care to staff while observing and maintaining the requirements of security

Shift: Monday-Friday3pm to 11:30pm, or 4pm to 12:30am

  • Provides appropriate health care to inmates

  • Diagnoses and treats inmates within his/her scope of practice

  • Performs routine history and physical (H&P) examinations where applicable

  • Orders and, if necessary, performs laboratory studies, X-rays, examinations, and electrocardiograms, as appropriate

  • Initiates consultation requests and non-formulary request with supervisory physician’s approval

  • Educates inmates relative to medical conditions, use of drugs, diet, weight control, effects of prescribed treatment, etc.

  • Documents all patient contacts in medical record using Problem Oriented Medical Record format and SOAP charting

  • Maintains confidentiality of medical records

  • Orders medications while adhering to the established formulary

  • Participates in the data collection of the CQI program and participates in the CQI committee, as needed

  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as requested by supervisor



  • Graduate of an accredited program

  • Holds a current license to practice in the state where facility is located

  • Certified or eligible for certification in the scope of practice

  • Competent to perform responsibilities as defined by state’s practice act

  • Maintains current CPR certificate

About YesCare Health

As the correctional healthcare pioneer and leader for 40 years,YesCareprovides client partners with high quality healthcare and reentry services that will improve the health and safety of our patients, break the cycle of recidivism and better the communities where we live and work.

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ID 2024-17605

Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia

Category Nurse Practitioners

Position Type Regular Full-time

Shift / Schedule Weekday Evening

Location ID 90704