Nurse Practitioner (Statewide)

California Correctional Health Care Services - California (30+ days ago)3.9

Nurse Practitioner

$118,260 - $133,680annual salary

$118,260 - $138,816*annual salary

(Depending on experience)

Bonus available to those new to State Service

*Correctional Training Facility, Salinas Valley State Prison, and San Quentin State Prison

Are you looking to practice medicine and maintain a positive work-life balance? A career with California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) allows you to focus on providing quality care without the burdens of managing insurance paperwork or maintaining an unrealistic patient load. Here, in a supportive, collaborative environment, and in conjunction with one of our dedicated physicians, you will deliver primary care to our diverse patient population. And, with 35 locations throughout California, you’re sure to find your perfect fit!

All nurse practitioners (NPs) with CCHCS must have current California RN licensure and Nurse Practitioner Furnishing certificate with board certification issued by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) or American Nurse Credentialing Center (ANCC) as a Family or Adult Nurse Practitioner. To excel in this role, you must have knowledge of the principles and practices of clinical assessment of common health problems; causes, treatment, and prevention of communicable diseases, chronic diseases, mental illness, and other disabling conditions; and continuity of patient care with an eye towards quality health care management.

Additionally, you must have the ability to communicate effectively; prepare clear and concise reports; and instruct in the prevention of disease, good health practices, and the health care of an ill or injured patient.

In return for your efforts, CCHCS provides a competitive compensation package, including:

  • 40-hour workweek
  • Retirement that vests in five years
  • Paid insurance, license, and DEA renewal
  • Visa sponsorship opportunities
  • Paid CEU with paid time off to attend
  • And much more

Take the first step in joining one of our outstanding multidisciplinary teams and contact Jennifer Choo at (916) 691-3159.

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Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $118,260.00 to $138,816.00 /year