RN/Registered Nurse Clinic - Community Covid Vaccine Clinic

Penn State Health St. Joseph Regional Health Network

 

Location:  US:PA:Reading

Work Type:  PRN

FTE:  0.19

Shift:  Varied
Hours:  Varied

Recruiter Contact:  Kiersten Roberts at kbricker2@pennstatehealth.psu.edu

 

JOB SUMMARY:

 

 This temporary position is for RNs to work in our vaccination clinics administering vaccinations the community.  Candidates for this position must commit to the next four to six months of working at least 24 hours per week in the clinic.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Associate's Degree in Nursing required.

 

Current Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania required.

 

Basic Life Support (BLS) certificate required.

 

May require certification in specialty area.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:

 

Excellent written and oral communication skills

 

Ability to lift 25 pounds

 

Occasional kneeling, pushing/pulling and reaching

 

Ability to operate a personal computer and general office equipment

 

Ability to deal courteously with patients

 

Ability to maintain effective working relationship with other employees

 

Assists patients to achieve the maximum level of functioning by coordinating resources on the multidisciplinary team such as the dietitian, social worker, navigator, and outreach coordinator.

 

Ability to communicate with members of the multidisciplinary team with written and verbal proficiency

 

Ability to coordinate patient care with other interdisciplinary staff

 

Proficiency in clinical management of complex patients

 

Flexibility and multitasking skills

 

Strong ability to use data, computer systems, and electronic health records in support of patient care delivery

 

Understanding of the latest evidence-based oncology, immunology, pharmacology, community health, and cultural sensitivity information

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

One (1) year of RN experience preferred.

 

Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) preferred.

 

 

This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position.  All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

 

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