Registered Nurse (Coast Guard in New London)

ID: 23919201
Location: New London, CT - US
Duration: Full Time
Contact: Amee Burrage
Updated: 11/30/2023

We are seeking a Registered Nurse (Coast Guard - New London) to join our team! RN shall provide and administer delineated medical services to all Active-Duty beneficiaries within the capabilities normally granted to a Registered Nurse in an outpatient clinical setting.

Scheduled shifts/hours:

  • Monday - Friday, with an 8-hour shift between 6am-4:30pm

Compensation and benefits:

  • Medical, Vision, Dental, 401K Retirement Plan w/company match * provided by Sterling Medical with employee enrollment*
  • 56 hours Sick time
  • 3 weeks of PTO Vacation
  • 11 Paid Federal Holidays
  • Competitive Bi-Weekly pay - based on 40-hour work week

Job Duties Include:

A. Assesses patient's needs for nursing care, plans for nursing interventions, assess the effectiveness of the interventions and alters the nursing plan and interventions appropriately.

B. Provides patient education, disease management assistance and ongoing monitoring as directed by the Primary Care Manager.

C. Provide nursing triage to acute issues in addition to regular scheduled appointments, with immediate evaluation and management of emergent problems as they occur.

D. Administers oxygen, IV fluids, and prescribed oral, subcutaneous and intra-muscular medication in accordance with provider orders and regulations.

E. Prepares patients for surgical and or diagnostic procedures.

F. Prepares, operates, and monitors specialized equipment such as cardiac monitors, defibrillators, etc.

G. Inventories medicine and drug stocks to ensure adequate supplies and controls.

H. Participates in training to clinic staff; Provides instruction on an ad hoc basis.

I. Participates in the Health Services Quality Improvement Program, as directed by the Clinic Administrator.

J. Prepare and submit appropriate documentation as specified in applicable regulations.

K. Provide coordination of care between civilian, DOD and CG facilities in accordance with standards of practice established at the clinic for referral management.

L. Communicates and coordinates with HSWL-SC Operational Medicine Nurse Consultant regarding complex care oversight.

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  • A diploma or degree from a National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) accredited school of Nursing
  • A current unrestricted license to practice Registered nursing in assigned practice State.
  • Maintain current certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS) for the Health Care Provider by the American Heart Association (AHA), American Red Cross (ARC), American Safety and Health Institute (ASHI), or the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP).
  • A minimum of two (2) years of professional experience in the field in the past 3 years; with at least one year of ambulatory care experience in family practice or internal medicine in the past 5 years.
  • "No adverse information on file" with the National Practitioners Data Band (NPDB).

Sterling Medical Profile

History/Experience Sterling Medical has provided comprehensive healthcare services, including healthcare staffing, healthcare departmental operation, and healthcare clinic operation, since the company’s commencement of such services in 1980. Throughout our history, we have performed these primary care and other medical specialty services in 50 states, 4 U.S. territories, as well as 13 overseas nations. Our overseas opportunities are located in the United Kingdom, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Turkey, Portugal, Guam, Korea, Iceland, Puerto Rico and Japan. At the more than 240 worldwide facilities where we provide service, we furnish thousands of physicians, specialty healthcare providers, nurses, and other healthcare staff Services Sterling Medical provides a wide v...

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