Applied Memetics LLC Regional RN Clinical Lead - (Salinas, CA) ($5K Bonus) in Salinas, California
AM LLC has immediate openings for a full time Regional RN Clinical Lead to support COVID-19 response programming in the K-12 school setting within Salinas City Elementary School District. This is an on-site position working at multiple locations throughout the Greater Monterey Area. There will be a $5000 bonus for this position.
Possess knowledge of principles, methods, and procedures for providing the full continuum of COVID-19 response services (including disease surveillance, case investigation, contact tracing, laboratory testing, immunizations, and general public health practice).
Serve as Clinical Lead to school-based COVID-19 School Support Liaisons, providing guidance and support regarding clinical community health practice and community-based patient care.
Supervise and delegate to a team of COVID-19 School Support Liaisons.
Perform clinical decision making related to COVID-19 isolation, quarantine, return clearance, and referrals to medical care.
Communicate with students and parents/caregivers, as appropriate, providing family-centered care.
Review and implement clinical policy and procedures on a continual basis to ensure compliance and best practice.
Update district guidance in alignment with State DPH and City DPH.
Facilitate Contact Tracing of COVID-19 infections, in coordination with COVID-19 School Support Liaison, Contact Tracing strike team, and district Contact Tracing team.
Facilitate rapid COVID-19 testing, when necessary.
Collaborate with Training and Continuing Education Lead to facilitate the delivery of the most current, evidence-based continuing education for project staff members.
Provide infection prevention and control recommendations and monitor personal protective equipment (PPE) supply for school-based COVID-19 program staff.
Monitor and mitigate work-related safety and health risks for each staff position, through administrative and environmental control measures.
Collaborate with AM Employee Health and Safety Representative to ensure compliance with all workplace safety and health authorities (OSHA, state, and local regulations).
Coordinate with school staff, district staff, local public health department, healthcare providers, and other stakeholders to ensure continuity of care and high quality of services.
Educational and Professional Requirements:
Associates Degree in a health related field required and Bachelor’s degree preferred
Registered Nursing license required
2+ years of nursing experience preferred, demonstrating increasing responsibility and leadership
Supervisory experience preferred
Public Health Nurse (PHN) certification preferred
Pediatric or school-based nursing experience preferred
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
Able to prioritize effectively and work in a fast-paced environment
Excellent organizational skills and keen attention to detail
Ability to establish and maintain partnerships with various agencies and stakeholders
Critical thinking and sound judgment required
Ability to handle confidential information with discretion and professionalism
Ability to speak, read, and write English
Experience with Google Suite
Experience with project management applications
Familiarity with disease surveillance systems
Must have a quiet, dedicated workspace
User provided home high-speed network connection
Note: Due to the high volume of applicants, we may be unable to respond to telephone or email inquiries, but we are reviewing and considering all applications in the order in which they were submitted on a rolling basis.
Division: COVID-19 Contact Tracing Program
External Company URL: https://www.amllc.co/