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SC Department of Public Safety Registered Nurse Part-Time (RN), Columbia (RICHLAND) Health Services in Richland County, South Carolina

Job Responsibilities Part Time RN * * Administers and documents medication as ordered by the physician and responsible for day to day operations of medical clinic when HCA is out. * Conduct health screenings during sick call using approved stand orders or making appropriate MD referrals. * Document all health care rendered on medical records accurately and legibly, and maintains confidentiality. * Assist in planning and coordination or nursing services required to meet the total health care needs of the patient. * Assist physicians as needed. * Transcribes all MD orders from medical records accurately and legibly. * Transfer medical records with appropriate documentation and medication at time of inmate transfer and maintains confidentiality. * Completely performs clinical treatments/procedures using universal precautions in all areas of practice. * Maintains 40 hours of inservice education per year to include all mandatory inservice and CPR certification. * Provide emergency treatment to inmates and employees. * Participates in employee health issues as directed, i.e., TB screening, Hepatitis B injections, flu injections and post exposure assessment. * Collaborates with other correctional professionals to assure social, psychological and security needs of the inmates are met. * Schedule and coordinate appointments or admissions to appropriate physicians or facility; Accurately complete proper consultation forms. * Collect and process lab specimens with proper forms for transport to appropriate laboratory. Perform approved lab test at clinic sites. * Provides inmate health education to population. * Performs clerical duties as directed, i.e., maintaining medical records, filing of medical information and Order to Report (OTR) etc. * Review all medical records of inmates received. * Participates in chronic disease clinics. * Keeps abreast of policy/procedural changes and facilitates implementation * Participates in discharge/release planning by outlining health care needs. Provides instruction Relevant to health care needs (medication, treatments, and available community services). * Order, store all medical, lab supplies and medications. * Provides oral/written orientation of health services to inmates assigned to institutions. * Coordinates inmate dietary requirements with the dietary department. * Participates in SCDC Quality Assurance Programs * Participates in orientation of clinic health care workers *Questions regarding the application process, this job posting or any other postings with the SCDC should be directed to: Recruiting and Employment Services (803) 896-8532 Minimum and Additional Requirements State of South Carolina Minimum Requirements: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing. (Or an acceptable equivalency as approved by the Division of State Human Resources). SCDC Minimum Requirements: Licensure as a registered nurse by the South Carolina Board of Nursing Additional Comments Filling Multiple Positions The South Carolina Department of Corrections is committed to providing equal opportunities to all applicants and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information. Supplemental questions are considered part of your official application. Any misrepresentation will result in your disqualification from employment. Please complete the state application to include all current and previous work history and education. A resume will not be accepted nor reviewed to be determined if an applicant has met the qualifications for the position. Salary: $32.00 Hourly Location: Richland County, SC Job Type: FTE - Part-Time Job Number: 1001 Class Code: EA20 Position Number: 1001 Normal Work Schedule: Other Normal Work Schedule (Other): 28 hour position work hours will vary Pay Band: Band 6 Opening Date: 11/13/2020 EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer Agency Specific Application Procedures: NOTE: This position is recruited through SCDC careers site only; Candidates must apply online via the South Carolina Department of Corrections Career website to be considered as an applicant for this position. Agency: State of South Carolina Department of Corrections Address: 4444 Broad River Road Columbia, South Carolina, 29210 Phone: 803-896-1649