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Posted: Tuesday, February 6, 2018 4:58 PM

NURSES WANTED! The Yuma County Sheriff's Office is now hiring Nursing positions under Contract Service Agreements as follows: Registered Nurse: $50.00 /hr. Licensed Practical Nurse: $40.00 /hr. Full-time employment opportunities for Registered Nurse and Licensed Practical Nurse are also available. Company description: The Yuma County Sheriff's Office is a public service organization that is dedicated to providing the best possible service to the citizens of Yuma County. The Yuma County Sheriff's Office is comprised of three bureaus; Administration Bureau, Patrol Bureau, and the Detention Bureau. The Yuma County Sheriff's Office Detention Center is a maximum-security facility designed to receive, process and house inmates who are detained prior to trial, as well as inmates in different phases of the criminal justice system. The Detention Center also houses inmates sentenced by County and City courts. The facility has a rated capacity of 756 inmates. During 2016, the average daily population was 450 which reflects a 15.73% decrease over the 2015 average daily population of 534. With respect to the female inmate population, 2016 reflected a 11.54% decrease over 2015. In addition, the average daily number of juvenile inmates in the system reflected no change from 2015 and comprised less than 1% of the total inmate population. Job Description: Detention Registered Nurse - under general supervision, performs professional nursing and health related services of considerable difficulty to prisoners within the Yuma County Detention Center; serves as a lead worker. Detention Licensed Practical Nurse - under general supervision, performs professional nursing and health related services of moderate difficulty to prisoners within the Yuma County Detention Center. Required Education: Registered Nurse - Possess a valid State of Arizona Registered Nursing License. Licensed Practical Nurse - Possess a valid State of Arizona Licensed Practical Nurse License. Required Travel: Only to Yuma, no additional traveling. Detention Registered Nurse - Assesses, develops, implements and evaluates prisoners' medical needs, care plans and preventative measures; interviews prisoners to obtain medical information and prescription data; participates in suicide watches of at-risk prisoners for signs and symptoms of self-infliction of harm; responds to medical emergencies; provides medications and treatments as prescribed by a physician; maintains health records/charts relating to diagnosis, treatment and progress; administers Hepatitis shots, TB Tests, blood samples and processes specimens to the laboratory; assists physicians with special procedures and treatments; provides health-related education and counseling; may supervise, train, and evaluate personnel. Detention Licensed Practical Nurse - Works under the supervision of a Detention Registered Nurse or a physician, assists with health assessments, screenings, and prisoners care plans; provides medical care and treatment; collects prisoners' history, medical records and prescription data; prepares, documents, files and maintains health records/charts relating to diagnosis, treatment and progress; administers Hepatitis shots, TB tests, blood samples and processes specimens to the laboratory; coordinates medical services with other health providers; provides health-related education and counseling, as needed. Benefits Package: Benefits (medical, life, dental, vision, retirement etc.) are available for full-time employment. Requirements: Registered Nurse - Possess a valid State of Arizona Registered Nursing License. Licensed Practical Nurse - Possess a valid State of Arizona Licensed Practical Nurse license. To receive further information on contract services, please contact: Maricela Aguirre (928) 539-7876 Yuma County is an Equal Opportunity Employer The Arizona Republic. Category: , Keywords: Registered Nurse (RN)0

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• Location: Yuma

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