COMMUNITY HEALTH/PREVENTN RN

Location
Hampton, VA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Dec 07, 2018
Closes
Apr 12, 2019
Ref
118470BR
Function
Other
Industry
Healthcare, Other
Hours
Full Time
Overview:

We are currently seeking an RN to join Optima Health to educate and provide screenings to our valued members in the peninsula area (Hampton,Newport News, Williamsburg, Halifax, Winchester Northern VA and surrounding areas. Selected Registered Nurse (RN) will work a flexible schedule in between the hours of 7am-5pm Mondays- Fridays. When travelling to outlying areas you may be required to begin travel at 4am. Mileage is reimbursed or rental car available for trips exceeding 75miles. Some overnight trips may be required.

Optima Health is a service of Sentara Healthcare, so joining Optima is joining the Sentara Healthcare family. Optima Health offers a full suite of commercial health insurance products including employee-owned and employer-sponsored plans, as well as Individual and Family health plans, employee assistance plans and plans serving Medicare and Medicaid enrollees. We offer programs to support members with chronic illnesses, customized wellness programs, and integrated clinical and behavioral health services.

As a nationally recognized provider of health plan coverage and innovative wellness programs, we live our mission "to improve health everyday." This same commitment and dedication directs our philosophy as an employer. When you join Optima Health, you will experience our deep passion for heal and service excellence while benefiting from a culture of opportunity, learning, career growth, and support --every day.

Sentara Benefits:

Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We’re setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, CLICK HERE!

Join our team, where we are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day, and provide the opportunity for training, development, growth!



Other
All Registered Nurses who do not have their BSN will be required to sign a BSN Agreement committing to successfully obtain their BSN within 5 years of hire. BLS required within 90 days of hire.

Responsibilities:

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.

Qualifications:

Education Level
RN-Associate's Degree OR
RN-Bachelor's Level Degree OR
RN-Diploma (Non-degree) OR
RN-Master's Level Degree

Experience
Required: Nursing - 3 years

Preferred: None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

License
Required: Registered Nurse

Preferred: Basic Life Support

Skills
None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

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