Summary: Are you interested in a non-hospital work setting? We provide outpatient care in a rural health setting. Shingletown Medical Center is a Federally Qualified Health Center located in beautiful Shingletown, CA. Shingletown is located in the Sierras a short drive from Lassen Volcanic Park.
Provides direct patient care within RN scope of practice, including medications, immunizations, intravenous therapy, dressing changes and performance of in-house lab and diagnostic tests. Utilizes the nursing process to perform chronic care management, patient education and other RN-only functions. Performs chronic care management for patients with complex conditions or multiple comorbidities. Performs independent telephone and in-person triage and Coumadin management. Participates in the Rx refill process. May make home visits.
Standing/Walking: Up to 30% of the workday is spent standing/walking throughout area on tile floors.
Sitting: 50% of the workday may be spent sitting at the desk or workstation.
Lifting: Up to 2% of the workday might be spent lifting up to 35lb.
Carrying: Up to 10% of the workday might be spent carrying supplies necessary to perform job.
Talking: Good communication skills are required to communicate effectively with a range of internal and external personnel in accomplishing daily duties.
For additional information please contact Denise Highfill Chief Operations Officer at Shingletown Medical Center 530.474.3390. If you are a qualified applicant and are interested in this fast paced position please submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Education and Experience Requirements:
Graduation from an accredited RN program required. Current California RN license and in good standing with the Board of Registered Nurses required. Current CPR certification required, ACLS preferred.
Minimum one-year experience required. Experience in outpatient care and/or community health center preferred.
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About Shingletown Medical Center
For 35 years Shingletown Medical Center has provided health care to Shasta County’s eastern mountain communities. We are more than a healthcare provider, we are a part of our community and take pride in all we do to support the entire community.
If you have a desire to be a part of this special organization we encourage you to apply.