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Joseph Payne

100 Broadway Lane

New Parkland, CA, 91010

Cell: (555) 987-1234



Flexible, dedicated Correctional Nurse with experience in both the state of California and federal prison systems. Capable of providing services to challenging patients. Effective at maximizing available patient services on a restrictive budget.



  • Patient centered health care professional

  • Effective communicator

  • Detailed record keeper

  • Resilient team member

  • Positive attitude

  • Diligent practitioner


Work Experience

March 2010 to October 2012 FCI-Florence—Florence, CO Correctional Nurse

  • Medical team member providing comprehensive healthcare services to an inmate population of approximately 1,600 men.

  • Provided medical services to inmates with medium security classifications, individuals at a level directly under a penitentiary setting.

  • Responsible for developing effective institutional protocols for control of infectious diseases.

  • Oversaw inmate intake health evaluations at institution for all new offenders.

October 2012 to January 2014 Federal Prison Camp – Lompoc—Lompoc, CA Correctional Nurse

  • Senior member of nursing staff at men's low security federal prison camp.

  • Supervised nursing and nurse's aid staff at institution.

  • Oversaw all initial intake procedures on new admissions to the institution.

  • Responsible for coordinating all inmate wellness evaluations on an annual basis.

January 2014 to Present California State Penitentiary—San Quinton, CA Correctional Nurse

  • Served on nursing team at high security California state prison.

  • Assisted with the medical care and treatment of all inmates on death row at the institution.

  • Supervised three other correctional nurses assigned to the death row inmate care team.

  • Developed specialized training program for nurses assigned to work with death row inmates.



2009 University of California, New Cityland, CA Bachelor of Science, Nursing