1 Hiring RN (Registered Nurse) in Dilwyn, Virginia | Medical Edge Recruitment LLC
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Position Details Job #26936
Location Dilwyn, VA
Employment Type Contract
Hours/Shift 7a-7p/Days
Assignment Length 2 Weeks
Pay Rate $52 Per Hour
Date Posted Apr 27, 2022

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Medical Edge Recruitment is the premier travel nursing recruitment agency, specializing in providing top talent to clients in the healthcare industry. We connect clinical and allied providers to their ideal opportunities, focusing on building long-lasting relationships through honesty and transparency.

Whether it is a local contract or travel nurse assignment, we base our service on a foundation of compassion and communication.


We have an immediate opening for reliable RN's (Registered Nurses) for 13 week contracts at a correctional facility in Buckingham, VA.


Primary Duties:


  • Provide total health care to offenders (routine, chronic and emergency care), maintaining continuity of care from admission to discharge.
  • Safe medication administration following DOC policy.
  • Provide employee health services in accordance with policy.
  • ACA standards of care, Health Services guidelines and policies, Operational policies and procedures are followed.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Graduated from an accredited School of Nursing program.
  • Virginia State License, or eligible for licensure as a Registered Nurse by the Virginia Board of Nursing based on the emergency provision issued in 2020.
  • Certified in Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers with current certification from an approved source.
  • Possesses a working knowledge of evidence-based principles and practices of professional nursing and skills to perform assessment.
  • Demonstrated ability to make competent decisions, perform physical examinations, develop care plans, document provided services and carry out prescribed orders.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, in accordance with dialogic practices.
  • Demonstrates the ability to perform complete assignments, implement nursing guidelines, utilize established nursing evaluation tools, and evaluate institutional patients within the Department of Corrections.
  • Knowledge of medication use, actions and side effects.
  • Utilize communication in the chain of command effectively and in a timely manner.
  • Ability to maintain VA State Board of Nursing required annual accredited education hours.
  • Proficiency in standard computer applications, such as Microsoft Suite, Google Docs, etc.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Prefer experience working in a Corrections or Law enforcement environment.
  • Prefer previous experience working with mental health patients.
  • Prefer experience in acute care and/or community health settings (at least one year).


Special Requirements

  • All applicants are subject to a background investigation and pre-employment drug screen.
  • The investigation may include: fingerprint checks (State Police, FBI); local agency checks; employment verification; verification of education (relevant to employment); credit checks; and other checks requested by the hiring authority.
  • Covid Vaccine Required


Full time, 12 hour shifts (days with rotating weekends) available with the following requirements:

  • Current and valid RN license in Virginia
  • Minimum 1-2 years of experience
  • Current BLS certification is required
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited school of nursing is required



Our providers are the heart and soul of Medical Edge Recruitment, and we are pleased to offer the following benefits:

  • Comprehensive health plan inclusive of medical, dental, vision and other ancillary benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Referral Bonuses
  • Weekly Direct Deposit
  • Travel & Housing Stipends
  • Extensive Housing Network and Corporate discounts
  • Rewards & Recognition program
  • Dedicated Licensing & Compliance team
  • 24/7 Team Support

About Medical Edge Recruitment

Whether you’re a new Travel Nurse or a seasoned pro, Medical Edge is the best agency to partner with you on your next assignment. Our dedicated recruitment team will work with you to find the highest paying assignments in your desired location and help you with the journey along the way.

In travel nursing, bigger does not always mean better. While we have an extensive network of job opportunities, our experienced team dedicated to making a personalized provider experience is our priority. There are a lot of moving parts in getting set up for a new assignment, but we take care of all the details along the way. We make the process as simple as possible so you can say yes to your next travel nurse adventure. Adventure awaits, let Medical Edge Recruitment show you where to go next!

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