School of Nursing - Registered Nurse, Clinical Specialist

Location
Fairfax, VA
Salary
Commensurate with education and experience.
Posted
Jan 08, 2022
Closes
Mar 02, 2022
Ref
STF10731
Function
Nurse
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time
Registered Nurse, Clinical SpecialistThe George Mason University's College of Health and Human Services seeks an energetic experienced Registered Nurse, Clinical Specialist to manage multiple clinics. 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 College of Health and Human Services: The College of Health and Human Services comprises six academic units (departments): Global and Community Health; Health Administration and Policy; Nursing; Nutrition and Food Studies; Rehabilitation Science; and Social Work. The College is home to more than 1,900 undergraduate and 1,300 graduate students and approximately 120 faculty and staff. With the recent launch of its PhD in public health degree offered with 2 concentrations, the College has accomplished several key milestones necessary to becoming the first college of public health in the Commonwealth of Virginia. As part of these efforts, CHHS remains committed to transdisciplinary research and inter-professional practice leveraging the notable health disciplines comprising the College.About the Mason And Partners (MAP) Clinic:George Mason University's Mason and Partners (MAP) interprofessional clinics serve the uninsured and refugee community within Prince William and Fairfax counties in Northern Virginia. These bridge-care model free clinics, located in Manassas, Springfield, and Culmore, provide health care, school physicals, screenings, and mental health services for vulnerable populations located in low-income and medically underserved areas (MUA). The ambulatory clinics provide to the community referrals, resources, and case management for medical home placement; wellness and integrated care workshops; and group care for chronic disease management and education. About the Position: This position will be the lead nurse in the MAP Manassas Clinic site and will support the other clinical sites as needed. The incumbent will be responsible for supporting student learning in the clinic for the pre-licensure BSN Student. The position will work with the School of Nursing Director of Clinical to place students in the community clinic rotations. The incumbent will function as the point of contact for daily nursing operations and will be working with the administrative staff members at the Mason and Partners (MAP) Clinic. Employee will be onsite, telehealth, and offsite. Responsibilities: Uses the nursing process and evidence-based practice to collaborate with the clinical care team and community members to develop treatment plans of care; Responsible for collaborating with community agencies to provide quality patient care and facilitate care transitions and meet patient needs; andServe as advocate for students and act as preceptor and mentor for the pre-licensure BSN students. Required Qualifications: Registered Nurse; Licensure by the Virginia Board of Nursing or Medicine is required; Graduation from a professional Nursing program; Basic Life Support License;At least 2 years of working knowledge of community-based healthcare; Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to interface with all levels in a fast-paced environment using sound judgment; Strong writing skills, analytical and organizational skills; and Solid PC-related skills in MS Office and related database management. Preferred Qualifications: Master's Degree in Nursing is a plus; Supervisory experience; Spanish speaking ability is a plus; and Preference will be given to candidates with experience managing diverse and underrepresented populations.

For full consideration, applicants must apply at https://jobs.gmu.edu/; complete and submit the online application; and upload a (1) cover letter, (2) a resume, and (3) a list of three professional references with contact information. Also, please include (4) a diversity statement summarizing the extent to which you have worked with any individuals from underrepresented groups and how you helped them identify and overcome barriers to success.

"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."

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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