Horizon Healthcare Staffing is currently seeking a full time Registered Nurses (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to work at an Immunization Health Clinic for the Newark Department of Health. The Nurse will be working within pediatrics – administering vaccines to children.
*The right candidate must be available for full-time
- Monday - Friday
- 8:30am – 4:30 pm (includes some Saturdays: 8:30am- 1:00pm)
Nurses will be trained on how to administer childhood vaccinations.
- Perform patient assessments, chief complaints, inputting information into the EHS electronic health record and New Jersey State Information System.
- Provide educational teaching to parents and guardians on vaccinations and aftercare post vaccinations, administering medical treatments and s
- Follow standing orders and best practices, interpret results, monitor post vaccination, provide emergency care if needed, and report patient conditions to Supervisor
- Provide culturally sensitive effective communication with families and maintain the clinical flow.
- The Nurse must have prerequisite vaccine assessment skills
- Current NJ Nursing License
- Current and valid BLS certificate
- Physical within 1 year