Locums -Psychologist - North Carolina
Location Eastern North Carolina
Practice Type- Correctional Healthcare
Start Date As soon as credentialing is complete
We have an immediate need for an LCSW for a Correctional Facility located in Eastern North Carolina. Below are additional details:
This Correctional Institution is a close and medium security prison for adult males located near Hookerton in Greene County.
It opened in April, 2006, becoming the fourth of six 1000-bed facilities opened before 2008. A 504-bed medium-custody unit was completed after opening. The prison employs correctional officers, food service programs, medical/mental health, maintenance and administrative staff.
The facility is operated under the unit management system and is separated into six separate units. The Green Unit houses inmates assigned to residential mental health program, outpatient mental health regular population, and Veteran's dorm regular population. Blue Unit houses regular population and inmates with chronic medical problems. Red Unit houses inmates in Restrictive Housing and regular population. Gray Unit houses inmates in a Therapeutic Diversion Unit (TDU) and maximum control environment. All regular population inmates are afforded the opportunity to participate in various work assignments and programs to assist them with future reintegration back into the community.
Catapult Healthcare is a comprehensive national staffing agency and placement firm specializing in both locums tenens physician and advanced practitioners (NP / PA), in addition to travel nursing and allied clinical service professionals. We offer both short and long term contract and permanent placement assignments nationwide.