Staff Registered Nurse - University Health & Counseling

Location
Denver, Colorado, USA
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
Mar 15, 2018
Ref
005634
Contact
University of
Faculty Jobs
Education
Position Type
Alt-Ac & Post-Ac
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Summary

The Staff Registered Nurse position at the University of Denver Health and Counseling Center is a 0.9 to 1.0 FTE fully benefited nursing position at the University of Denver Health and Counseling Center (HCC). The HCC is a fully integrated, accredited college health center that provides a wide range of medical and mental health services. The mission of the University of Denver HCC is to promote student success by providing exceptional, inclusive, integrated health care. This role is a 5 day per week medical office position providing direct patient care to a diverse body of University of Denver students including assisting providers with procedures, exams, and treatment while also assisting with various administrative duties within the HCC. This position offers a competitive college health RN salary with a comprehensive benefit package including paid continuing medical education, generous paid time off, and no nights, weekends or call. An overview of benefits can be found at: https://www.du.edu/human-resources/benefits/index.html.

The well-qualified candidate should be able to establish emphatic connections with DU students as a clinician while adhering to established DU and HCC policies and protocols. They should be familiar and comfortable with incorporating the values of Inclusive Excellence and multicultural competency into their daily work. This position requires medical knowledge and leadership skills to function independently and perform medical triage and other rapid assessments (both in-person and over-the-phone) with independent judgment not only in the medical care of patients but also in direct interaction with medical staff. This position reports to the Medical Practice Manager and performs duties under the direction of the providers, Medical Director, and Executive Director.

Essential Functions

Direct Clinical Service - 70%

Administrative-30%

Required Qualifications
  • Completed training required for RN licensure in CO or equivalent training/experience in a related healthcare profession.
  • Unrestricted registered nurse license in CO or equivalent certification/licensure commensurate with degree.
  • Superior knowledge of patient care, nursing or related scope of practice and associated technical and professional skills commensurate with degree.

Preferred Qualifications

  • BSN degree with minimum 3 years clinical nursing experience.
  • Clinical triage and assessment skills.
  • 1 to 2 years of experience nursing in a college health center.

Work Schedule

Typically, Monday-Friday 8am-5pm, with up to two evenings per week until 7pm during the academic year.

Application Deadline

For best consideration, please submit your application materials by 4:00pm (MST) on Thursday, March 22, 2018.

Candidates must apply online through www.du.edu/jobs to be considered. Only applications submitted online will be accepted.