Registered Nurse - Medicine - Infectious Diseases

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Job location: Miami, FL

Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-02-15
Req: R100044840
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Transforming Lives

The University of Miami is among the top research universities and academic medical centers in the nation, and one of the largest private employers in South Florida.

With more than 16,000 faculty and staff, the University strives for excellence, and is driven by a powerful mission to transform and impact the lives of its students, patients, members of the community, and people across the globe.

The University is committed to fostering a culture of belonging, where everyone feels valued and has the opportunity to add value. Through values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity, and Teamwork (DIRECCT) the U community works together to create an environment driven by purpose, excellence, community, and service.

The University of Miami/UHealth Department of Medicine - Infectious Diseases has an exciting opportunity for a Registered Nurse. The Registered Nurse promotes, supports, and facilitates individuals engaging in clinical activities and patient care, the treatment of patients, biological sample collection, and pre and post patient care. Coordinates, guides, leads and provides support for council activities and serves as the liaison to the nursing shared governance structure. Encourages sexual health and HIV prevention including PrEP adherence with the clinic patients. Organizes and implements various clinical projects with care and accuracy. Monitors the care and protection of patient information. Conducts clinical needs assessments and uses results to construct a strategic plan to develop clinical care for nursing. Collaborates and develops innovative programs to educate, mentor, and enhance the knowledge of nursing staff. Fosters the development of an environment conducive to the conduct of inquiry; clinical and practice. Facilitates the development of interdepartmental and interdisciplinary activities. Participates in performance improvement activities, quality improvement and patient safety activities. Assists in maintaining compliance accreditation and other internal and external regulatory standards including the code of conduct. Performs other duties as assigned. Assists the UM Rapid Access Wellness Clinic (RAW) with managing expectations surrounding pre and post patient care. Ensure positive and welcoming experiences, free of stigma surrounding HIV/AIDS and STI services. Promotes collegiality with fellow employees and works closely with PrEP Mobile staff to ensure smooth patient transitions to the UM Rapid Access Wellness Clinic (RAW). Develops efficient methods for nursing practice and execution of patient care and treatment. Able to adapt to new circumstances and take on additional responsibilities when necessary. Enhances clinic operations in line with University of Miami clinical standards to guarantee proper patient care.This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as necessary.CORE QUALIFICATIONS Education:Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing, BSN requiredCertification and Licensing:Valid Florida Registered Nurse LicenseBLS certification requiredExperience:Minimum 1 years of relevant experience

The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.

UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.

Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.

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Posted: 2/16/2021
Application Due: 5/17/2021
Work Type: Full Time