NV Health Fair RN - Flu Season - 500611

Reno, NV

*Wages are based on average rates and may be impacted by facility budgets and seasonality and may include a combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements.
Shift:  Events are Mon-Sat; Times vary; 2hr 8hr shifts depending on the scheduled events; RNs can choose which days they want to work. Unit Description RN to provide flu and pneumonia vaccines at Hometown Health immunization events.  Events vary from smaller corporate events that entail 20-50 vaccines, to large community events with upwards of 400 vaccines administered per event.  There are 75+ events throughout the months of September, October and November.   The incumbent is in a position of high visibility to both contractors of health promotion programming and the general public demanding high standards of professionalism, performance and respect for participants and their confidentiality.   The Registered nurse must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care based on physical, motor/sensor, psychosocial, and safety, appropriate to the age of the patient served and meets the standards of quality as measured by the department Competence with Special Population standards.   Evidence based nursing practice; along with critical thinking skills are required to provide optimally safe patient care when interacting with internal and external contacts and exercising judgment and making decisions. Professional nursing practice is congruent with the American Nurses Association Code of Ethics.   This position does not provide patient care.   Non-Negotiables Education:          Must have working-level knowledge of the English language, including reading, writing and speaking English.  Appropriate education to obtain and maintain Registered Nursing licensure in the State of Nevada.   Experience:        Two years of patient or public contact in a clinical or health care setting.   License(s):          Current and unrestricted State of Nevada Registered Nurse license.   Certification(s): Current AHA BLS certification   Computer / Typing:        Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, including Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel and Word and have the ability to use the computer to complete online learning requirements for job-specific competencies, access online forms and policies, complete online benefits enrollment, etc.
Required Qualifications
General Certifications(BLS/BCLS)

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