Wellness Nurse

Maxim Healthcare Services Middletown, NY
The Wellness Clinic Nurse is a Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse/Licensed Vocational Nurse who performs various health screenings (i.e., glucose, cholesterol, body fat, osteoporosis, blood pressure, etc.).
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Meets professional nursing standards and all pertinent local, state, and federal requirements
  • Maintains and delivers quality service
  • Sets up individual clinic sites
  • Registers participants
  • Completes appropriate participant consent forms and clinic records
  • Performs health screening tests
  • Disposes of bio-hazardous waste in the appropriate and prescribed manner
  • Dismantles clinic site
  • Completes documentation of screening clinic administrative results
  • Uses and remains knowledgeable of Universal Precautions
  • Uses and maintains knowledge of company and clinic policies and procedures
  • Remains knowledgeable of protocols for reporting of incidents and injuries etc.
  • Transports biologicals, sharps, and other required supplies to clinic sites in a safe and secure manner
  • Maintains confidentiality at all times
  • Performs other duties as assigned/necessary
Minimum Requirements:
  • Active professional nursing license in the state of practice
  • Minimal experience required.
  • Current CPR certification with documentation
  • Current health certificate/physical record (if applicable)
  • Professional references required
  • Completion of Maxim’s Wellness Training Modules with a score of 80% or better and Competency
  • Successful completion of training on wellness machines used for screenings (i.e. glucometer, Cholestech, CardioChek etc.).
  • Demonstration of competency in accurate and effective fingerstick techniques and procedures
  • Understanding of disease processes pertinent to the clinical screenings as well as treatment and interventions for the disease processes
  • Computer proficiency required
  • Ability to effectively elicit/provide information to and from appropriate individuals (including, but not limited to, supervisors, co-workers, clients) via strong communication skills; proficiency in the English language
  • Successful completion of Maxim’s background screening and hiring process
Benefits
At Maxim Healthcare Services, we firmly believe that our caregivers are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the following benefits:
  • Competitive pay & weekly paychecks
  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • 401(k) savings plan
  • Continuous professional and clinical training
  • Awards and recognition programs
*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status.
Maxim Healthcare Services is a leading provider of home healthcare, medical-related staffing, travel nursing, and population health and wellness services across the United States. As an established community partner, we have been making a difference in the lives of our employees, caregivers, and patients for more than 25 years. Our commitment to customer service, improving patient care, and staffing experienced healthcare professionals has paved the way for many rewarding career opportunities in the healthcare industry.
Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

 

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