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Nurse Manager (Clinical, Bilingual)

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Arlington Free Clinic
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Arlington, VA
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Published 8 days ago

Make a difference in the lives of hundreds of underserved Arlington, Virginia residents by joining a vibrant team of non-profit professionals who strive for excellence. Arlington Free Clinic was established 27 years ago to provide free, high-quality healthcare to low-income, uninsured adults through the generosity of donors and volunteers. We offer comprehensive services onsite including primary and specialty care, behavioral health, and dental care.

We are looking for an experienced nurse to join our clinical team. We provide a strong nursing model with a unique combination of autonomy and collaboration. The Nurse Manager will play an essential role in ensuring high-quality, patient-centered care management for our patients, in collaboration with other members of the clinical team, both staff and volunteers. In this setting, you will become familiar with patients and work closely with them to actively manage their healthcare.


You will be responsible for:

  • Assessment/triage of walk-in patients, planning their care and documenting in the electronic medical record (EMR)
  • Scheduling patient appointments and organizing pre-appointment workup and post appointment follow-up as ordered
  • Educating patients on managing symptoms, medications, and self-care, using teach back and motivational interviewing methods
  • Coordinating patient care with support of Medical Assistants
  • Managing a panel of patients with chronic diseases
  • Managing onsite and telehealth appointments with volunteer medical providers
  • Supporting clinic volunteers in their roles
  • Managing electronic medical records and health care data
  • Supporting our fundraising team with information for grants and helping with fundraising activities


We are looking for someone who:

  • Enjoys working independently and collaboratively, as part of a team.
  • Already has experience with or is excited about working in a safety-net clinic
  • Is motivated to initiate, build, and sustain relationships with patients, staff, and volunteers
  • Is highly organized and can coordinate a variety of tasks simultaneously
  • Knows how to manage stress in a positive manner.

We might be a good fit for someone who:

  • Likes to be challenged to use critical thinking skills to ensure high-quality patient care
  • Is curious about how to overcome barriers to improving healthcare for the uninsured
  • Prefers a Monday to Friday full-time schedule, an 8-hour workday, and some evening hours
  • Enjoys working in a team environment

Requirements:

  • Registered Nurse (BSN strongly preferred), current Virginia license
  • Minimum 3 years’ work experience in healthcare setting
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish (strongly preferred)
  • Current BLS certification
  • Skilled in both verbal and written communications
  • Experience using an EMR and proficient in basic MSOffice software (Word, Excel, etc.)

Make a difference in the lives of hundreds of underserved Arlington, Virginia residents by joining a vibrant team of non-profit professionals who strive for excellence. Arlington Free Clinic was established 27 years ago to provide free…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Benefits

Health insurance, 401k, vacation time, and paid holidays

Health insurance, 401k, vacation time, and paid holidays

Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual in English and Spanish (strongly preferred)

Bilingual in English and Spanish (strongly preferred)

Location

On-site
2921 11th Street South, Arlington, VA 22204, United States

How to Apply

Email scohen@arlingtonfreeclinic.org with a copy of your resume and personalized cover letter (applications submitted without a cover letter will not be considered). Please put "Nurse Manager" in the subject line.

Email scohen@arlingtonfreeclinic.org with a copy of your resume and personalized cover letter (applications submitted without a cover letter will not be considered). Please put…

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