• Community Outreach RN-93503

    Department
    SALUD-TCH-93701
    Req #
    2018-4984
    Job Type
    Full Time (80 hours per pay period)
    Job Locations
    US-OR-Hillsboro
    Shift
    Days
    # of Openings
    1
    Classification
    Non-Exempt
    Budgeted Hours Per Pay Period
    80
  • Summary of Duties

    For more information about this position contact:
    Linnea Cornish
    Talent Acquisition Partner
    linnea.cornish@tuality.org

    503-681-1792

     

    This position is responsible for ensuring the delivery of quality nursing care to the community and clients of ¡Salud! Services.  The nurse will follow the established ¡Salud! Services care standards and protocols under the supervision of the ¡Salud! Clinical Services Manager (CNM).  This position is responsible for assisting the ¡Salud! Program Team in building and maintaining relationships between patients, community, providers, organizations, and vineyard owners.  Duties will require competency in nursing assessment, patient education, program development and education.

    Hiring Competencies

    a)   Education: Experience in community health education preferred. A copy of your highest academic diploma or transcript required upon hire.

    b)   License: Current Oregon State RN license

    c)   Certifications:

                         1. American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS required upon hire.

                         2. Become Medic First Aid CPR instructor within 180 days from required.

                         3. Obtain Living Well With Chronic Conditions /Tomando Control de su Salud certification within 180 days of hire

    d)   Drives a Tuality owned vehicle as part of their job and is considered a Category A driver.

                         1. Must have a valid Oregon drivers license for a least 4 years and be at least 21 years old with minimum of two years’ experience with the type of vehicle being driven.

                         2. Must have a satisfactory driving record which is defined as no more than one accident or moving violation on or off the job within the past 36 months, and no conviction for driving under the influence of intoxicants (DUII), license suspension, auto felony convictions or other serious violations within the past 36 months.

                         3. This employee must complete a defensive driving course within the first 90 days of employment and annually thereafter.

    e)   Bilingual, bicultural in Spanish required; able to present and provide health literature to all age groups.

    f)    Conducts nursing assessment of clients including physical examinations and/or interviews to obtain and document pertinent physical and social and or educational background to detect or identified problems.

    g)   Provides intermittent skilled nursing services such as, blood pressures, vaccinations, finger sticks, teaching and evaluation.

    h)   Develops follow up plans for clients requiring continuing assistance, serves as a referral agent and advocate.

    i)    Coordinates client care activities and maintain communication with team members and other disciplines. 

    j)    Uses effective communication skills with customers of diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds.

    k)   Uses effective problem solving skills and works well independently.

    l)    Knowledge of Medical insurance procedures and workers’ compensation procedures.

    m)  Makes home visits to clients to assess and assist with requests made.

    n)   Demonstrates proficiency with a PC using Word, Excel, Power Point, Access and Lotus Notes.

    o)   Flexibility in work schedule, ability to work weekends, evening programs and travel throughout the Willamette Valley.

    p)   Assist the Clinical Nurse Manager in the assessment of ¡Salud! Clients and community health educational needs.

    q)   Works with the Clinical Nurse Manager, the Health Educator and Community Health Department Coordinator and staff in developing educational programs in health related areas.  Promotes wellness and prevention.

    r)    Demonstrates effective organizational skills and ability to maintain accurate and timely records and reports.

    s)   Demonstrates excellent customer service and telephone skills.

    t)    Demonstrates proper appearance and personal conduct for the employee's particular job.

     

    Overview

    At Tuality Healthcare, an OHSU Partner, it's an honor and a privilege to serve those near us. That's why since our beginnings in 1918, and as we expand our strong network of services through our clinical affiliation with OHSU, we continue to be committed to providing the best health care possible and a valued community partner.  Our affiliation with OHSU brings the advanced medical resources of Oregon’s only academic health center, which allows local providers to receive guidance from some of the country’s top specialists and pass that expertise on to Tuality patients where they can be cared for in their community. 

     

    Tuality’s many awards showcase our position as one of the Portland metro area’s premier healthcare providers, including 5th straight year in Top 10 Healthiest Employers in Oregon from The Portland Business Journal, Tuality’s 6th straight Gold Plus Award from the American Heart Association, and 2016 #1 Nationwide Best Hospital IT Department to work for according to Healthcare IT News.

     

    Here at Tuality our employees care about making a difference.  In fact, they care so much that in our most recent employee satisfaction survey we had an 80% participation rate!  Tuality is truly unique because of the relationships we build and as individuals we are seen and heard.  Come be part of our team, and let your voice be heard!

    Additional Posting Information

    Tuality Healthcare believes in providing equal employment opportunities for all qualified individuals. Recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, working conditions, training, and compensation will be based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, creed, national origin, marital status, family relationship, veteran status, genetic information, physical or mental disability, or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. We further commit ourselves to continuing the practical application of this policy in our daily business conduct.

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