Clinic Nurse

Location
Fairfax, VA
Salary
Commensurate with education and experience.
Posted
Sep 14, 2021
Closes
Sep 15, 2021
Ref
STF10358
Function
Nurse
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time
Clinic Nurse

The George Mason University, Student Health Services Department invites applications for a Clinic Nurse position. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.

About the Department:


Student Health Services (SHS) provides health care services at George Mason University (GMU). SHS provides primary care services and health promotion to eligible students at GMU, including but not limited to, initial and follow up assessment, history taking, physical exam of patients, utilization of differential diagnosis, appropriate interventions, consultations and referrals as indicated, and basic emergency treatment and stabilization. Staff provide services to faculty, staff, and visitors on an as needed basis.

About the Position:

The Clinic Nurse supports the efforts of all three SHS clinic locations and shares day to day nursing responsibilities at the Arlington and Fairfax SHS Campus locations.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintains a safe and orderly flow of patients through the clinic and provides oversight and assistance for SHS medical assistants and support staff;
  • Participates in student immunization review and administration, allergy treatment immunotherapy, mass vaccination clinics, telephone and in-person triage, communicable disease follow up and provides direct patient care such as wound care, nebulizer therapy treatments, medication and IV administration ordered by a provider;
  • Participates in training and development of Mason undergraduate nursing students during their community health clinical rotation;
  • Maintains knowledge by completing required CE and education to meet state licensing renewals.


Required Qualifications:

  • Must be a graduate of an accredited diploma, Associate or Bachelor of Science degree in Registered Nursing;
  • Licensed as a Registered Nurse in Virginia or valid Multi-State License;
  • Healthcare Provider BLS certification;
  • At least one year of nursing experience in a hospital or health care setting in addition to clinical experience obtained while seeking a nursing degree;
  • At least one year of experience in a physician's office (preferably adult medicine or college health);
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Knowledge of Electronic Medical Records.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience and knowledge of unique needs of a college student;
  • Telephonic and In-Person Triage Skills;
  • Phlebotomy skills and IV training;
  • Experience with Administration of EKGs, Administers Nebulizer Treatment;
  • Knowledge of Allergy Immunotherapy;
  • Knowledge of Adolescent and Adult Immunization requirements.


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For full consideration, applicants must apply at https://jobs.gmu.edu/ ; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.
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Great Careers Begin at Mason!

George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!

George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition.
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George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.

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