Vacancy Number: S-00703 Position Title: Registered Nurse Classification Title: Registered Nurse Department: Warhawk Health Services Employment Type: Full-Time Duties and Responsibilities:
The Registered Nurse position serves as a medical resource, health educator and advocate for students, faculty, staff and their dependents at Auburn University at Montgomery ( AUM ). Warhawk Health Services is staffed by The Director, Registered Nurse, Medical Assistant, and Senior Program Associate and is available to students in the Irma B. Moore Hall on campus. Warhawk Health Services also offers a variety of preventative health services such as health screenings, physical examinations, immunizations, contraceptive counseling and laboratory testing; The Registered Nurse is responsible for providing effective, efficient and appropriate services to AUM in order to fulfill the university health care needs.
o Triage patients
o Obtain vital signs and health history
o Perform nursing assessment
o Start IVs and phlebotomy
o Perform electrocardiograms
o Administer PO/IM/IV medications
o Screening and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases
o Assist SON in maintaining minimum requirements for nursing students
o Assist Senior Director in monitoring Immprint documentation/reports
o Stock rooms, maintain inventory, and order supplies
o Administer immunizations and order vaccines
o Work in collaboration with ESL and Office of Global Initiatives to maintain international student’s current with immunizations/TB skin tests
o Maintain CPR / BLS / ACLS certifications
o Assist with the AUmazing Health Fair
o Participate in orientation
o Provide educational sessions as needed
o Cross train with other staff duties as assigned
o Financial duties as assigned in absence of administrative associate
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge of acceptable medical/nursing practices and procedures.
Knowledge of AUM’s student health/medical policies and procedures.
Prior EHR experience preferred.
Self-motivated and well-organized.
Ability to prioritize workload to achieve maximum efficiency.
Knowledge of state and federal medical/nursing rules and regulations.
Knowledge of basic word processing software.
Skill in providing excellent customer service and support, organizing and prioritizing workload and meeting deadlines, and excellent written and verbal communication.
Ability to interact effectively and professionally with persons from diverse cultural, socioeconomic, education, racial, ethnic, and professional backgrounds.
Ability to work effectively with managers, co-workers, members of the public, and professional groups.
Ability to communicate effectively, clearly, concisely with others (internal and external customers, both verbally and in writing), consistently demonstrate positive/proactive customer service attitude. Consistently maintains ethical behaviors exemplary of quality public service and fair standards, inclusively, among all employees and members of the public.
Ability to work as an effective team member, function independently, exercise sound judgment and initiative, be flexible, maintain confidentiality, establish and maintain effective interpersonal work relationships.
Ability to receive constructive feedback including evaluation of provider’s productivity and practice attributes
o 3 years minimum experience required
o Current Alabama Nursing license
o Bachelor’s Degree in nursing preferred
o BLS required
o ACLS preferred
o Professional communication skills
o Excellent customer service skills
Job Open Date: 03/09/2021 This posting will remain open until closed: Yes Job Close Date: Salary Band: 107 Special Instructions to Applicants:
Auburn University at Montgomery is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity; therefore, we encourage applications from historically underrepresented groups, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Additionally, the safety and security of our campus community is a top priority. All employees at AUM are considered to be Responsible Employees and have the duty to immediately report information that has the potential to adversely impact safety or wellness on our campus.
If this posting contains open-ended supplemental questions, please provide thorough responses. Statements such as “see resume” and other incomplete responses will not be considered.
The salary range for this position is $55,000- $60,000.
About the University/College
Auburn University at Montgomery is ranked among the South’s top universities by U.S. News and World Report and was named one of the best colleges in the Southeast by The Princeton Review. Consistently chosen as the best university in the area, Auburn Montgomery provides students with detailed knowledge and hands-on, practical experience, often from professionals in the field.
The mission of the AUM College of Nursing & Health Sciences is to foster and exemplify excellence in teaching, service/outreach, and research. The program prepares professional nurses to provide patient-centered, culturally competent, evidence-based care for diverse populations in a dynamic health care environment. Graduates are ready to assume leadership roles in the provision of nursing care in all health care settings. Master’s graduates are ready to lead in educator and advanced practice nurse roles in health-related services to diverse populations.
Quick Link https://www.jobs.aum.edu/postings/4650 Position Profile Link Applicant Documents
- Cover Letter
- Professional Reference Sheet
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