Contact Person: Georgina Howard, phone (404) 613-1636, and email: Georgina.Howard@fultoncountyga.gov
Needed: Volunteer Nurses
Amount Requested: 5 Individuals
Desired Qualifications: Registered Professional Nurse who possess an active and unencumbered RN license and authorize and is a graduate of a accredited 4 year of school of nursing. CPR certified. Phlebotomy experience. Recent RN clinical experience. Also, APRN who possess an active and unencumbered RN license and is authorize to practice in Georgia as Nurse Practitioner (example, Family NP, Adult NP). CPR certified. Phlebotomy experience. Recent clinical experience as NP.
Dates & Times: Starting June 1st, Monday – Friday; 8:30 am – 5:30 pm (Wednesdays 9:30 am – 5:30 pm) ( They are wiling to accommodate needs based on individuals availability with this request i.e. only can volunteer Thursdays or Fridays; Wednesdays only, etc) Support is highly needed.
Purpose: To staff clinic, ***SPECIAL NOTE*** This ongoing volunteer position can lead to Permanent Full-Time employment.
Duties: Duties include examining, counseling and providing treatment and follow-up education to all STI patients, perform pelvic exams, prepare microscope slides, order and dispense medications under nurse protocol; and perform phlebotomy skills. Collect sputum specimen, perform tuberculin skin test and assist the doctors in the TB clinic. Administer immunization, provide/administer medication, medical transfer and referrals as needed. Counsel and review lab results with patients, phone triage for patients concerns and assist the doctors as needed in the Ryan White Clinics.
Notes: Volunteers will be provided Orientation and on the job training.