Saint Joseph’s University Student Health Center is staffed by two full time RNs and an administrative assistant. We contract with Main Line Health to provide two part-time MDs and two part-time CRNPs. We are seeking an energetic, friendly nurse with strong clinical experience, on a per diem basis, to work at our fast paced Student Health Center.
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Position Summary: To provide medical services to students including first aid, acute illness, injury treatment, well care (immunizations/ asthma inhalation/ allergy injections), COVID testing, sexual health care (men, women and transsexual problem focused treatments) and health promotion/ education on a Per Diem basis. Duties and Responsibilities (Essential Duties): • To interview, assess/evaluate, and treat students’ health issues. • To maintain health records of students, including initial data gathering, tracking of immunizations, and up-dating as necessary. • To provide health education to students. • To communicate with on and off-campus professionals as needed, and parents when appropriate. • To support MD and NP’s with lab and technical assist when needed. Secondary Responsibilities: • The person who holds this position has been classified as a Campus Security Authority under the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act). • To arrange referrals, appointments and transportation as needed. • Office support: answer phone, copies, filing, etc. • To assist with maintaining and ordering of prescription and medical supplies.
Number of direct reports to this position: one
Minimum Qualifications (Education/Training and Experience Required): BSN RN with a minimum of 3-5 years clinical experience in general medical- surgical areas. Excellent physical assessment skills necessary. Phlebotomy skills necessary. Basic clinical procedures, such as injections, allergy asthma skills, suture removal and obtaining cultures. Excellent communication skills necessary. Maintain current state license, CPR certified, maintain CEUs for license. Preferred Qualifications: ER, primary care or college health experience desirable. Keep up to date on topics and skills in college health, join SPCHNA. Physical Requirements and/or Unusual Work Hours: Standing, walking, lifting 15 pounds or less. Every third weekend.
About Saint Joseph's University
For over 160 years, Saint Joseph’s University has been engaging men and women in a rigorous Jesuit education that empowers them to become leaders in their industries and communities. An expansive liberal arts curriculum that serves as a foundation for all students, combined with programs tailored to meet the needs of complex and evolving fields prepare students for all of their post-graduate pursuits. As a Jesuit institution, guided by a faith that promotes justice, Saint Joseph’s University educates for a higher purpose; service is central to the Jesuit identity, and students are expected to improve the common good by utilizing their skills and knowledge to promote tolerance, compassion and social justice.