Looking for a stable job with all of the great benefits of working for the State of California? California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) is seeking skilled Registered Nurses, like you, who are ready to be part of a collaborative, multidisciplinary team dedicated to providing quality primary medical care.
In this key position, you will:
Provide primary care for patients with both chronic and acute conditions
Educate patients in self-care, wellness, and symptom and disease management
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
A variety of medical, dental, and vision insurance options
Secure State of California pension that vests in five years (visit calpers.ca.gov for retirement formulas)
Robust 401(k) and 457 retirement plan options
And much more
We currently have opportunities at Pelican Bay State Prison, a bustling institution with a diverse workforce located in Crescent City. Nestled near the Oregon border, this area is surrounded by ancient redwoods, pristine rivers, and the rugged Pacific coast.
Effective July 1, 2020, in response to the economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Personal Leave Program 2020 (PLP 2020) was implemented. PLP 2020 requires that each full-time employee receive a 9.23 percent reduction in pay in exchange for 16 hours PLP 2020 leave credits monthly through June 2022.
Internal Number: 5610975
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!