Registered Nurse

Registered Nurse

31 Jan 2024
Washington, Sequim, 98382 Sequim USA

Registered Nurse

Jamestown Healing Clinic (JHC) is accepting applications for a Registered Nurse to join our growing team! Part-time or full-time schedule options available! The JHC Registered Nurse (RN) provides outpatient nursing care for all patients at the JHC. This position will work as part of a team for an integrated care clinic that combines primary care, dental, behavioral health, and opiate use disorder treatment. The RN will provide clinical and general supervision and consultative services for medical assistants and urinalysis technicians. About Jamestown Healing Clinic JHC provides comprehensive patient care including an opioid treatment program, primary care, dental, substance abuse disorder counseling, and behavioral health. We believe a holistic service delivery approach is most effective at providing sustained recovery for those struggling with addiction. That's why in addition to offering substance abuse disorder treatment, we also offer a robust group of wrap-around services to best address the total needs of our patient population, such as child-watch, transportation and individualized care coordination. Learn more about our healing clinic at: ( Why work for Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe? As a committed and collaborative partner in our community for over four decades, the Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe (JST) has continued to grow the areas of economic development, healthcare, natural resources, hospitality, cultural preservation, and the arts. Through our Resort Enterprises and Tribal Government, we are now the second largest employer in Clallam County, and provide a wide range of employment opportunities to our Tribal Citizens and community. Our employees are like extended family, and we believe in providing employee benefit programs and incentives that cultivate a positive and enriching work environment, and healthy lifestyle. We hope that each of our employees continue to honor our commitment to our community and to treat our patients and co-workers like family as well. As a RN, you will:

Provide general nursing care to patients including administration of medications, CLIA waived testing, EKG and treatments in accordance with nursing license and JHC clinic standards

Assist providers with clinical procedures

Promote a safety-conscious work force

Assess, plan, implement and evaluate individual nursing care as clinically appropriate

Responsible for prioritizing and ensuring prompt care for all patient encounters in the order of face-to-face visits, telephone messages and written requests

Responsible for working with the medical staff and medical assistants to ensure efficient patient flow and complete patient care in a timely manner

Responsible for ensuring smooth coordination of care and continuum of care for JHC patients

Responsible for chronic care management of patients who have depression, diabetes, CHF and chronic pain per clinic and practice team policies, procedures, and processes

Prepare patients for examinations, screen patients for appropriate information, and instruct patients in collections of samples, specimens, and tests; provide IV therapies

Educate and inform patient/family regarding results of laboratory orders and clinical tests, health maintenance, wellness, nutrition, medications, diagnostic procedures and treatments

Observe, record and report patients condition including reactions to drugs and treatments to the provider

Responsible for ensuring accurate medical and health information is entered in patients electronic health record

Respond to/refer incoming patient treatment related phone calls. Instruct patient and family regarding medications and treatment instructions.

Ability to cross-train for Dispensing Nurse essential functions and responsibilities

Maintain and ensure patient confidentiality

What are the Required Qualifications for this position?

Graduation from an accredited school of nursing

Valid Washington State license to practice as a Registered Nurse

CPR/First Aid Certification or ability to complete employer provided training upon hire

Knowledge of professional nursing theory, regulations, and practices to evaluate and provide patient care

Understanding of substance use disorders, treatment theories, and medications commonly used to treat substance use disorders such as methadone and buprenorphine

Understanding of common health conditions such as diabetes, asthma, COPD, HTN, HLD, and CAD as well as the medications used to treat these conditions

Knowledge of human behavior and performance; individual differences in ability, personality, and interests; learning and motivation; and the assessment and treatment of substance use, behavioral, and affective disorders

Ability to work in a cross-culture environment, understands the social and cultural context of the patients at JHC; understands the role of trauma, historical, community, family, and personal experience in wellness and recovery

Exceptional interpersonal skills including effective verbal and written communication

Ability to effectively work with patients who may exhibit angry and/or threatening behaviors

Understands and adheres to state (RCW, WAC) and federal confidentiality regulations (42 CFR part 2)

Experience working with Electronic Medical Records (EMRs) and use of appropriate medical documentation principles

Computer proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint

Uphold all current vaccine requirements for employment

Must be able to successfully pass criminal background check investigation

Valid Washington State Drivers License: ability to travel locally and regionally as assigned

What are the Preferred Qualifications for this position?

Clinic experience preferred

Experience and knowledge of EPIC

Excellent organization skills and the ability to prioritize multiple tasks

Effective time management, decision-making, and problem-solving skills

American Indian/Alaska Native preferences apply


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