JOB OPPORTUNITY AVAILABLE FOR A
FULL TIME- REGISTERED NURSE
Charter Oak Health Center promotes healthier communities by providing quality, safe, patient-centered health care services in medically under-served areas, regardless of ability to pay.
At Charter Oak Health Center, we like to think globally and act locally. While serving our community, we are committed to becoming a model for other health centers to emulate. Our mission guides our work every day.
Charter Oak Health Center is seeking employment of an Registered Nurse who is eager to work in a diverse environment. This person must be friendly, a people's person and willing to educate patients on their medication orders, if needed. The tech must believe in the mission and vision of Charter Oak Health Center in order to deliver top customer service.
Responsibilities and Duties:
To assess and identify patient needs to ensure that safety and high quality care is provided through nursing interventions, education, patient advocacy and coordination of services.
Prepare patients for examination and assist physician upon request.
Teach patients and/or families proper home health care activities, such as giving injections, taking blood pressures, changing would dressings, etc.
Comply with all Federal, state, local, Joint Commission, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), DPH, Subcontractor safety and operational regulations, directives and standards.
Core Competencies/Skill Sets
Strong communication skills.
Able to use sound judgment. Possess a calm disposition and the ability to work easily with people.
Bilingual (English and Spanish) skill preferred
Professional Experience/Educational Requirements
Retention of current nursing license in the State of Connecticut.
Associates or Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN Preferred).
Charter Oak Health Center