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Nurse Clinician Educator - Department of Medicine

Company:
West Virginia University
Job Location:
Morgantown, West Virginia
Category:
Health and Medical Services


Description

West Virginia University Research Corporation is seeking applications for a Nurse Clinician Educator in the Department of Medicine

About the Opportunity

Responsible for comprehensive patient care for the WVU Positive Health Clinic (PHC) including: medical case management services, health education, coordination of patient care, referrals, and coordinated and comprehensive patient care for HIV/AIDS patients in the Physician Office Center (POC) and Satellite sites. Provides assessment and nursing intervention under medical direction.

At WVU Research Corporation, we strongly believe in work-life balance and keeping time for things we love outside our work. WVU Research Corporation offers a comprehensive benefits package with a variety of options to suit your needs:

* 13 paid holidays (staff holiday calendar)

* PTO

* 403(b) retirement savings with a fully vested 3% employee contribution match, (Employees have the option of contributing an additional 1-3% of their earnings to the plan, which is also matched by the WVURC)

* A range of health insurance and various other benefits

* Dependent Education Scholarship

* WVU Perks

* And More!!

What you'll do:

  • Provides coordinated, comprehensive patient care and nursing intervention under medicaldirection
  • Be present during clinic hours and ensures each patient visit is complete involving visits with the comprehensive patient care team (ID Physician/Fellows, Care Navigator/MedicalCase Manager, Psychiatrist, and all Nursing Staff
  • Document all patient encounters in the Electronic Medical Record (EMR)
  • Assists with reviewing & presenting patients at the weekly Multi-Disciplinary Patient CareConference (PCC) as needed. This conference is to discuss all of the clinical aspects of eachPatient in the program. The PCC review and presentation include the following:
    • Reviews all Physician notes from clinic visit via the Electronic Medical Record
    • Documents recommended actions and implements where appropriate
    • Obtains information regarding Ryan White patients with emergency room visits or hospital admissions
  • Triage Nurse contact for all patient telephone calls, electronic messages and follow up postclinic
  • Travels to and assists with coordination of care at satellite sites (quarterly). Assists staffwith offsite adherence and education of patients
  • Participates in monthly patient care conferences with Shenandoah Community Health as aclinical liaison as needed
  • Assists in scheduling appointments, ordering labs and diagnostic testing for patients under Medical Direction
  • Provides one-on-one health education to patients and their families & documents in theElectronic Medical Record
  • Responsible for completing data entry into CareWare
  • Maintain personal skill levels within specific areas of expertise by attending appropriateeducational courses, programs, and conferences related to HIV
  • Maintains CE requirements for Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of WestVirginia and completes The National HIV Curriculum
  • Responsible for internal Sub-specialty Referral tracking
  • Participates in Outreach and Prevention activities
  • Assists with enrolling patients with the PHC contracted 340B Pharmacy, Coordinated CareNetwork (CCN)
  • Responsible for assisting with policy and procedure updates for PHC specific needs
  • Responsible for assisting with development of standard clinical protocols
  • Assist in grant management activities including site visit preparation
  • Responsible for assisting with data entry into CareWare for completion of annual federal reports required by the granting agency
  • Participates as a key member of the Continuous Quality Management (CQM) team by assisting with the ongoing CQM needs for the PHC, with incorporation of HRSA quality indicators.
  • Responsible for assisting with WV State funded Prevention for Positives Intervention
  • Primarily responsible for completing chart review and collection of patient data for manual entry into software program (CareWare) and assisting with the EPIC Ryan White Module


Qualifications
  • Completion of a RN or BSN program
  • One (1) year of Inpatient or Outpatient patient care experience required
  • Provision of nursing care and/or medical case management for HIV infected patients preferred
  • HIV/AIDS training, CAREWare training, and EMR training will be provided to the chosen candidate


Requirements

  • Licensed Registered Nurse in the State of WV
  • Following 2 years of employment/experience with the WVU PHC, be able to obtain certification as an HIV/AIDS Certified Registered Nurse (ACRN) through the HIV/AIDS Nursing Certification Board (HANCB)


About Research Corporation

Why WVU Research Corporation?

The WVU Research Corporation (WVURC) was created as a not-for-profit corporation in 1985 to support research (R1) at West Virginia University. We provide evaluation, development, patenting, management, and marketing services for inventions of the faculty, staff and students of the University.

WVURC receives and administers funds awarded by external agencies for research and other activities and is responsible for helping protect intellectual property through patents, copyrights and licensing agreements for startup companies based on University research.

West Virginia University Research Corporation is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. We value diversity among its employees and invites applications from all qualified applicants regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, nationality, genetics, disability, or Veteran status.



Job Posting: May 5, 2022

Posting Classification: Research Corporation

Exemption Status: Exempt

Benefits Eligible: Yes
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