Clinic Charge Nurse
Company: CITY OF NEW HAVEN
Location: New Haven
Posted on: September 18, 2023
Are you a skilled and compassionate nurse seeking a rewarding
career that allows you to make a significant impact on the health
and well-being of the community? Look no further! We are thrilled
to announce an exciting opportunity for a Clinic Charge Nurse at
the renowned New Haven Public Health Department. As a Clinic Charge
Nurse, you will be an integral part of our mission to promote and
safeguard the health of our residents through professional public
health nursing practices. In this role, you will not only provide
direct nursing services but also play a pivotal role in
coordinating daily activities to ensure the effectiveness and
efficiency of our clinical services. If you are a passionate,
knowledgeable, and experienced nurse with a heart for public
health, we invite you to bring your expertise to our diverse team
of healthcare professionals.
Our Health Department operates a range of preventative medicine
clinics, catering to various aspects of public health, including
sexual health, international travel, school-age children's
immunizations and physicals, adult immunizations, tuberculosis
testing, and seasonal influenza immunizations. As the Clinic Charge
Nurse, you will have the opportunity to utilize your clinical
knowledge and systematic approach to problem-solving, collaborating
with a team of dedicated healthcare professionals to provide
comprehensive care to our diverse patient population.
This position requires a forward-thinking individual who can
implement existing and new clinic objectives while maintaining the
highest standards of patient care. Your ability to handle a
fast-paced, heavy workload environment, coupled with excellent
public service skills, will be critical in ensuring that our clinic
operations run smoothly and efficiently. Moreover, your proficiency
in computer use and data management will be essential as you
collect and input client health data in electronic health records
and provide monthly reports with clinic metrics.
At the Public Health Department, we value collaboration,
inclusivity, and cultural sensitivity. We are committed to
providing a safe and supportive environment where every member of
our team can thrive. As the Clinic Charge Nurse, you will have the
opportunity to interact with culturally diverse populations and
individuals experiencing a wide range of social conditions, making
empathy and non-judgmental communication indispensable qualities in
Furthermore, we prioritize the growth and development of our team
members and encourage continuous learning and professional
advancement. Whether you are a recent nursing graduate with a
passion for public health or an experienced nurse looking to take
the next step in your career, our Health Department offers various
opportunities for personal and professional growth.
If you are ready to make a real difference in the lives of our
community members and contribute to the betterment of public
health, we invite you to apply for the Clinic Charge Nurse
position. Join our team of compassionate healthcare professionals
and embark on a fulfilling journey to promote the health and
well-being of our community. Apply now and be a part of our
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS include:
Degree in nursing, or a diploma from a three-year hospital school
of nursing, or an Associate's Degree in nursing; Two years full
time employment in nursing within the past five years with
experience in a clinic or ambulatory care setting, public health,
pediatric or emergency room nursing or related specialty, and the
training and experience which provides the necessary knowledge,
skills and abilities as stated in the job description, including
but not limited to:
Knowledge and understanding of the principles, practices, and
techniques of professional nursing;
Knowledge of the principles of the behavioral, social, and public
Knowledge of current community health issues.
Current knowledge of medicines, vaccines, and storage
Proficiency in computer use, including data entry, electronic
health records, and Microsoft Office.
Possession of at time of application, and ability to maintain the
following: a valid, current Registered Nurse License issued by the
State of Connecticut,
Current cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certification,
Current Connecticut driver's license.
Spanish / English bilingual candidates desired.
INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLY:
In order to be considered for this title, you must apply during the
posting period via the online application portal.
1) Go to https://www.jobapscloud.com/oec/NewHaven/
2) First-time users will click "New User Registration" and create
your Applicant Profile
3) Click on available job postings and Apply Online. You will need
a valid, working email address to apply.
If you experience technical difficulties in the online application
process, please contact our office at 203-946-8252 or email
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