Professional Nurse

Location
Raleigh, NC
Posted
Dec 18, 2018
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Nursing
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Number: 00041341

Primary Function of Organization Unit: Division of Academic and Student Affairs Mission, Values & Objectives We promote the success of the whole student. In collaboration with our colleagues across campus, we prepare students to succeed academically, professionally and personally, to embrace a commitment to lifelong learning, and to become informed, engaged, and productive citizens. The purpose of SHS is to provide appropriate, affordable, accessible and high quality primary health care to eligible students, and provide a comprehensive disease-prevention and health promotion program in the NC State University community. The major function of the SHS is that of providing outpatient care to the 34,000+ NC State students. Some level of medical care is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week during the academic year beginning in August and ending in May. Hours of service vary during the summer and during holidays and student breaks. All of our staff members have standards that guide the work we do every day. Student Health Values are Respect, Integrity, Customer Service, Teamwork, and Excellence. We expect our staff to consistently demonstrate these values.

Essential Job Duties: The Student Health Services (SHS) Professional Nurse assigned to the Medical, Work-In, Treatment, Triage, Allergy, Travel, or Women's Health Clinic is responsible for assessing, implementing the treatment plan, and evaluating the patient's response to treatment and care. Administer IV fluid as ordered. Administer Immunization program in compliance with state & university regulations. The Professional Nurse is expected to work independently under standing orders and procedures.

Minimum Education/Experience:

Department Required Skills: * Experience with Electronic Medical Records software * Must report to work for Adverse Weather and related scenarios and for public health emergencies.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education: * At least two years nursing experience that is current in an acute care setting, medical area, urgent care, SHS setting or M.D. office * Experience making referrals in community and patient teaching * Appreciation of needs of college age population * Trained with exposure to blood & body secretions and communicable diseases

Necessary Licenses and Certifications: * A current license to practice as a registered nurse in NC by the North Carolina Board of Nursing. * CPR Certification required.

AA/EOE: NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148. Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at "www.wes.org":http//wes.org. Degree must be obtained prior to start date.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

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