Prairie View A&M University Registered Nurse (TEMP)-1 in Prairie View, Texas
Registered Nurse (TEMP)-1
Prairie View A&M University
Proposed Minimum Salary
Prairie View, Texas
The Registered Nurse I, under general supervision, provides direct patient care, patient evaluations, and treatment in accordance with Professional Nursing Standards for Health Services.
This position is funded by a grant or restricted funds. Continued employment is contingent on the renewal of grant funding.
Assumes responsibility for assigned area in clinic.
Provides direct patient care, patient evaluations, and treatment in accordance with Professional Nursing Standards.
Uses the health care team approach to provide triage of patients, physical assessments, and treatments, including the administration of medication and therapy as directed.
Maintains and monitors patient records, assesses health care needs, and provides patient education.
Provides preventative education programs to students, such as residence life programs and student organization programs.
Coordinates outreach and health education events.
Supervises assigned staff.
Maintains inventory and requisition of medical supplies, medications, and equipment.
Maintains and operates the autoclave for sterilization of instruments/supplies.
Coordinates specialty clinics in orthopedics, urology, dermatology, otolaryngology, surgery, gynecology, and psychiatry.
Required Education and Experience:
- Must be licensed by the State of Texas as a Registered Nurse.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet applications.
Knowledge of standard nursing procedures and techniques.
Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others.
Verbal and written communication skills.
Interpersonal and organizational skills.
Ability to work with sensitive information and maintain confidentiality. Ability to use and manage an Electronic Medical Records (EMR) system.
Required Licenses and Certifications:
Possess COVID-19 Testing & Vaccination experience.
Experience working with college aged patients.
Experience with planning outreach and educational events.
Job Closing Date::
Please attach all required documents listed below in the attachment box labeled as either “Resume/CV or Resume/Cover Letter” on the application. Multiple attachments may be included in the “Resume/CV” or Resume/Cover Letter” attachment box. Any additional attachments provided outside of the required documents listed below are considered optional.
Resume or Curriculum Vitae
Application Submission Guidelines:
All applicants are required to apply via our Career Site on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via the PVAMU Career site.
The required documents listed in the above Required Attachments section must be attached to the application prior to the job closing date indicated to ensure full consideration for the application submitted. Please contact the Office of Human Resource on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or email@example.com should you need assistance with the online application process.
Background Check Requirements:
All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.
For more than 140 years, Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) has been igniting passion in its students. With an established reputation for producing engineers, nurses and educators, PVAMU offers baccalaureate degrees, master’s degrees and doctoral degree programs through nine colleges and schools. The University has an enrollment of more than 8,500 students. Designated an institution of “the first class” in the Texas Constitution, PVAMU is the second-oldest public institution of higher education in the state and a member of The Texas A&M University System. The University is dedicated to fulfilling its land-grant mission of achieving excellence in teaching, research and service.
PVAMU is conveniently located near the rapidly growing residential and commercial area known as the Northwest Houston Corridor. The developing Northwest Houston Corridor offers newly developed suburban communities, a variety of shopping and dining near the Houston Premium Outlets and is a short, 35-minute commute into downtown Houston. For more information, visit www.pvamu.edu. Your career opportunities with a “University of the first class” begins here!
Prairie View A&M University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.
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