Southern Health Partners is a leading provider of medical, dental, and mental health services to inmates in county and city jail facilities.  Our employees have been a key element of our success since our inception. Our associates are clearly part of the Southern Health Partners competitive advantage. 


As we continue to grow, we are routinely seeking talented candidates to join the SHP Team and at this time we have an excellent opportunity for a:



Will be assigned to a Jail Shift

Work 4 Nights Off 3 Days

Work 3 Days Off 1 Day

Work 3 Nights Off 3 Days

Work 4 Days Off 7 Days

To Work in the Carter County Detention Center

As a member of the Carter County Team, you will

Work 14 days a month and off 14 days a month

Employment with SHP Offers You:

  • The Opportunity for you to Make a Difference
  • Autonomy and Experience with Every Type of Patient Care Need
  • Safe and Secure Work Environment
  • Free Monthly CE Credit Hours as a CE Provider
  • Educational Discount Program Access Through the NEA
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance Program
  • Company Paid Life Benefits & 401K Participation
  • Employee referral bonus program


Desired Skills and Experience

SHP medical professionals are needed to perform quality patient care services for an underserved population.

We are looking for a responsible licensed care giver to utilize their nursing skills for a diverse patient group.

In a secure jail medical unit, you will deliver patient care, review data collection, establish nursing plans and work under the boundaries of State Scope of Practice and Guidelines, and Physician/Provider(s).

Outside service referrals, following established treatment plans, and working with the Providers will be a key part of your position as well.

Monitoring patient progress and working with the Providers will round out a quality health care program performed on-site – one you can be proud to be a part of.

You should have competence in performing emergency intervention, physical assessment, critical thinking, and documentation skills.  Be Nursing Proud and join Southern Health Partners today!


Equal Opportunity Employer

All Applicants are subject to Drug Screening and the Issuance of Security Clearance by the Facility in Which Work is to be performed.


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