RN Wellness Coordinator- UVA Community

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Mar 03, 2017
Closes
Mar 30, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Part Time
Job Description:
At Optima, our mission is to “improve health everyday.” As a result, we are seeking an experienced health and wellness BSN or MSN Registered Nurse l with strong coordination, programming design and management skills to service our community in a dynamic way in the role as a RN Wellness Coordinator. This is a 20 hour/week benefited position and an ideal opportunity for a RN with a minimum 5yrs experience in med-surge or public health nursing or dietetics to be utilized to be utilized in the UVA/Charlottesville community. This position is responsible for the planning, scheduling, implementing, oversight and management of health screenings, education and health promotion events, individual and group education and trainings to promote core health improvement programs to include but not limited to: smoking cessation, adult immunizations, heart health, cancer prevention and detection and wise self-care. This position will also coordinate our support team to staff events and teach classes on behalf of the department likewise.
Responsible for both individual and group education to promote core health improvement programs including smoking cessation, adult immunizations, heart health, cancer prevention and detection, and wise self-care. Current knowledge of regional preventive health issues, managed care health improvement initiatives, and a variety of health improvement strategies is required. This is a clinical position that requires clinical skills and certifications.

Education Level
Bachelor's Level Degree - NURSING

Experience
Required: Nursing - 3 years

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Registered Nurse

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
BLS required within 90 days of hire.