Centurion, a partnership between MHM Services and Centene Corporation, is a leading provider of healthcare services to correctional facilities nationwide. Centurion of Vermont is proud to be the provider of healthcare services to the Vermont Department of Corrections. We invite you to learn more about the environment that is often referred to as nursing's best kept secret Correctional Nursing.
We are currently seeking a Director of Nursing at Southern State Correctional Facility in Springfield, VT.
The Director of Nursing provides clinical, educational and professional supervision for nursing and support staff.
Collaborate with site healthcare leadership, facility leadership and other multidisciplinary team members to maintain and improve healthcare programs and services provided to incarcerated population.
Directs nursing roles as member of multidisciplinary treatment team to develop, implement, monitor and maintain healthcare service and continuity of care.
Communicates with team members individually, at staff/team meetings and through written documentation.
Develops, maintains and implements nursing policies and procedures that conform to current standards of nursing practice and operational policies while maintaining compliance with state and federal regulations.
Participates in recruitment and selection of nursing and support staff to maintain sufficient, qualified staffing levels.
Monitors, reviews and evaluates performance of assigned nursing and support staff and submits written evaluations for all applicable staff.
Ensures medication and treatment orders are followed correctly and in compliance with state practice acts and legal principles.
Plans and manages work schedule of nursing and support staff to meet program requirements.
We offer excellent compensation and comprehensive benefits including:
Health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance
401(k) with company match
Generous paid time off
Flexible Spending Account
Interested candidates, please email resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org
or call Kelli at 866-616-8389.
About this company
The Next Generation of Correctional Healthcare. Today.
Centurion brings together the complementary resources of two market leaders, MHM Services Inc. and Centene Corporation, in correctional healthcare and managed care to provide a long overdue, real managed care solution never before available to correctional systems.
Founded in 1981, MHM is a national leading provider of healthcare services to correctional systems and serves over 300 correctional facilities in multiple states across the nation. Centene is a top-tier Medicaid managed care provider with over 30 years of experience and manages care for over 11 million lives nationwide. Centurion’s innovations in healthcare operations and proven managed care principles will deliver new levels of clinical efficacy and cost efficiency for correctional systems.
-Full staffing of healthcare positions
-Innovative correctional healthcare management systems
-Leverage existing state-funded managed care networks
-Compliance with federal healthcare reform initiatives
-State-of-the-art care coordination and utilization review
Location/Region: Springfield, VT