Do you want a stable job that comes with all of the benefits of working for the State of California? California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) is seeking skilled CA-licensed Registered Nurses, like you, who are ready to be part of a collaborative, multidisciplinary team dedicated to providing quality care to mentally disordered and/or developmentally disabled patients within Salinas Valley State Prison’s Psychiatric Inpatient Program (PIP).
In this key position, you will:
Provide primary and psychiatric nursing care to PIP patients with both chronic and acute conditions; assess patients for signs and symptoms of mental illness and their response to treatment
Participate in daily primary care and interdisciplinary treatment team population management sessions; review and analyze clinical data to evaluate the effectiveness of the treatment plans
Perform disease prevention and infection prevention/control activities
In return for your efforts, CCHCS offers a comprehensive benefits package, including:
Bonus for those new to State Service
Generous paid time off and holiday schedule
State of California retirement that vests in 5 years (visit CalPERS.ca.gov for retirement formulas)
A variety of medical, dental, and vision insurance options
About California Correctional Health Care Services
Established to oversee and provide timely access to quality health care in all adult correctional facilities operated by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation in California, California Correctional Health Care Services is seeking dedicated health care professionals to continue this important mission. In return we offer all of the benefits of employment with State of California, including comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance options; generous paid time off; and retirement options that include a pension and 401(k) and 457 accounts. Plus, with locations throughout the state, you’re sure to find your perfect fit!