Position Title: Licensed Practical or Registered Nurse
Department: Health Services
Advertised Pay: LPN $21.34/hr, RN $28.41/hr Both subject to
higher rate commensurate with experience
Campus Location: Washburn University
The screening committee will review all eligible applications
submitted by May 19, 2023
Position Summary: The clinic nurse provides direct patient
care, education, and counseling related to illness and
Works closely with patients throughout the intake process to help
nurse practitioners develop treatment plans and strategies. Asks
patients questions about current symptoms, medical histories, and
medications to provide nurse practitioners with information
regarding a patient’s medical needs and background.
May conduct preliminary tests such as blood pressure and
Provides direct support and assistance for the facility’s nurse
practitioners. May prepare equipment or other instruments to assist
Must rapidly shift between tasks depending on where the most
assistance is needed.
Provides direct care to patients such as: administering
medication/treatments, changing the dressing on wounds, or applying
Follows up with patients to determine whether courses of treatment
are effective. Notes changes in patient’s overall health,
progression, and reactions to treatment and updates patient
Reports any problems or potential issues to nurse
Ensures facilities and equipment are clean and sanitized to prevent
the spread of disease. Must follow proper disposal procedures for
potentially hazardous materials.
In addition to daily interaction with patients, will often liaise
between patients, nurse practitioners, and patient
Must adhere to privacy laws including the Health Insurance
Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) to maintain patient
Will hire, train, schedule, and lead student workers working in the
Performs additional job-related duties as assigned or as
Completion of baccalaureate, associate degree, or a diploma from
the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) accredited
program, or practical nursing Accreditation Commission for Nursing
Education (ACNE) accredited program.
Ability to create and manage documents in Excel and Word. Working
knowledge of e-mail and social media sites such as Facebook and
Willing to learn new programs and applications used at the
Develop and maintain professional communication and relationships
with community and state organizations.
Demonstrated effective communication skills.
Proven ability to use tools commonly used in a health clinic such
as a glucometer, autoclave, Attest incubator, centrifuge, and
Must have current knowledge of COVID-19 guidelines for treatment,
vaccination, testing (rapid antigen and PCR), reporting, tracking,
and health clearance requirements.
Kansas Registered Nurse or Kansas Licensed Practical Nurse license,
current BLS for healthcare worker.
Ability to: lift a minimum of 40 lbs., stand for extended periods
of time, and assist patients with transferring, position changes,
ambulation and mobility.
This is a “designated safety-sensitive position” and will be
required to undergo drug testing.
One to two years of experience in an outpatient clinic
Working knowledge of Maxient systems.
Full time Hourly Mon-Fri 8am-5pm
Background Check and Drug Screen Required