Registered Nurse II
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Position will provide quality care in the treatment of routine and urgent outpatient problems during clinic operation hours; will maintain the confidentiality of medical matters; will promote wellness among students in a health care facility where physician availability is limited; will assess the physical state of students through assessment; will make the appropriate diagnosis and executing treatment plan; will order and interpret diagnostic tests; will provide screenings, interventions, counseling, and prescribe medication; will assess, diagnose, and treat common illnesses for college-age patients, to include gynecological exams; will utilize the appropriate pharmaceutical agents in the treatment of illnesses using guidelines outlined by the Virginia Board of Pharmacy, Boards of Nursing and Medicine; will provide health-related counseling for students and the referrals to the appropriate agencies; will assist the director in assuring efficient and orderly clinic operations; will represent University Health Service to external entities as assigned by the Director; and will promote positive interactions with students, parents, private health care providers and other university departments and visitors.
Must have working knowledge of assessment, diagnosis, treatment/planning and execution in the area of certification; demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with patients, families, staff and other professionals outside of the student health center; must have ability to document findings accurately and thoroughly; must be able to recognize legal limits of practice; must have experience obtaining and interpreting clinical data and draw satisfactory conclusions; and to access emergency situations and take appropriate actions.
HOW TO APPLY
Virginia State University only accepts applications for classified positions through the online state Recruitment Management System (RMS). Faxed, e-mailed, and mailed applications and/or attachments will not be accepted. Resumes do not substitute for a completed online application. Visit https://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com to complete an online application. The selected candidate will be subject to an extensive and complete background check, which may include fingerprinting. The candidate may be required to complete a Statement of Economic Interest as a condition of employment, if applicable.
This is a restricted position due to funding sources from non-continuous and non-recurring funding sources.
VIRGINIA STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. WOMEN, MINORITIES, PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES, AND VETERANS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.