Generations Family Health Center, Inc. is a regional community health center covering a thirty seven town rural region in eastern Connecticut with sites located in Willimantic, Danielson, Norwich and Putnam. Our dedicated staff provides a full range of preventative and primary care medical services to all ages including health maintenance of chronic diseases, 24 hour on call, hospitalization coverage and patient case management, as well as complete behavioral health and dental services at our Willimantic and Putnam sites and through our School Based Health Center and ACROSS THE SMILES mobile dental program operating in the Northeast and Windham service area.
Location: Willimantic & Norwich, CT (Ryan White)
JOB SUMMARY: This position is to increase HIV education, counseling and testing, and provide resources to HIV infected and affected population within Generations. Other LPN duties may include assisting with coordination of patient flow, telephone screening; preparation of patients for examination and procedures; giving injections as directed. Responsible for cleaning and sterilizing medical equipment and keeping inventory of medical supplies, medications, and samples as requested. Must keep in compliance with all Generations protocols including documenting of waived testing and controls as well as medications. Responsible for some administrative functions, such as filing of lab reports, and using EHR and other computer systems. Ideally, this candidate will be bilingual (English/Spanish), an experienced LPN, and comfortable working with people of all sexual preferences/orientation.
Current Connecticut Practical Nurse Licensure. Experience working in primary care office preferred. Bilingual candidate (English/Spanish) preferred.
Pay Rate: $21.25/hour
Generations offers a competitive hourly rate and benefits package including medical, dental, and vision insurance, a tax sheltered annuity (403b), group life insurance, disability insurance, paid vacation, paid sick time and 9 paid holidays.