Nurses Needed: Service the Elderly!!!!

Published

07/18/2018

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Duration

Short-Term (few weeks/months)

Address

Friendship Centers
1888 Brother Geenen Way
Sarasota
Florida
34236
United States

Description

Purpose: The position of Nurse serves as support to Friendship Center’s Medical Clinic, supporting the organization’s mission of helping our clients through the journey of aging with health, dignity, and respect. The Nurse represents the organization to the clients that visit our clinics for medical visits assisting providers with basic patient care.

Location: The Nurse works in the medical clinics.

Key Responsibilities:

Processes Patient Intake

Takes Vitals

Under the director of medical providers, process in home labs such as urinalysis and blood sugar, A1c’s, tests such as EKGs, etc.

Answers questions about the clinic and the services provided

Other duties as assigned

Direct Supervisor: Ardree Chatfield

Length of Appointment: The Nurse is assigned to 4 hours every other week period of three months. More hours may be assigned at the volunteer’s request. After three months, the Nurse may be reappointed for another three months at the discretion of the supervisor. After six months, the person who is serving as Nurse may rotate to another position within the organization.

Time Commitment: One day every other week (Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday) for four (4) hours (8 a.m.-12 p.m. and 1-5 p.m.), for a minimum of three months.

Qualifications: Clear and Active LPN or RN Florida License. Basic knowledge of computer and data entry. Pleasant manner, patience, problem-solving ability, dependability.

Support: Training for this position will be provided. In addition, the Clinic Supervisor will be available for questions and assistance.

Dress Code: Business Casual or Scrubs; Comfortable foot ware, lab coat if desired.

Benefits

  • Training Provided

Benefits

  • Groups
  • Families
  • International Volunteers

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