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COMMUNITY NURSE LIAISON

J. Morrissey & Co. Litchfield County Full-Time
$65,000.00 - $72,000.00 / year
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POSITION TITLE: COMMUNITY NURSE LIAISON

 

 

POSITION SUMMARY:

 

The Community Nurse Liaison has primary responsibility for planning, scheduling and implementing community health, wellness and education programs and coordinates preventive programs in conjunction with the local Directors of Health. 

The Community Nurse Liaison also performs as the Agency/Community advocate and is responsible for the Agency’s Infection Prevention & Control Program, and Emergency Preparedness Program.

The Community Nurse Liaison reports directly to the Executive Director/CEO and trains and supervises Community Health nursing staff when appropriate.

 

 

POSITION FUNCTIONS:

 

  • Directs and attends annual flu programs along with blood pressure, cholesterol and other screenings.

  • Acts as Agency liaison to the local Health Directors regarding Hepatitis B vaccinations, communicable / reportable diseases, Public health immunization or health prevention services and Public health education and promotion.

  • Presents Agency programs to individuals, families, and healthcare providers.

  • Recruits, trains and supervises volunteers for other health screening programs.

  • Coordinates Agency tuberculosis screenings, Hepatitis B vaccines and annual Agency

     Staff OSHA training.

  • Responsible for Agency’s Infection Prevention and Control Program.

  • Responsible for Agency’s Emergency Preparedness Program.

  • Participates in Agency’s Quality Assessment Performance Improvement (QAPI)

Program.

  • Responsible for the Agency’s Telehealth Program.

  • Establishes own objectives in the process of self-evaluation.  Seeks out and completes

      annual professional continuing education.

 

 


POSITION QUALIFICATIONS: COMMUNITY NURSE LIAISON

 

  • Registered Nurse or LPN with a current license to practice in the State of Connecticut.

  • Minimum of one-year full time nursing experience.  Health and wellness promotion,

and community health education experience are desirable.

  • Demonstrates excellent organizational skills.

  • Knowledge of applicable state regulations.

 

 

***FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON THIS AND OTHER HEALTHCARE OPPORTUNITIES PLEASE SUBMIT CURRENT RESUME FOR CONSIDERATION***

 

Skills required

Long Term Care
Health Care
Hospice
Rehabilitations
Nursing Home Care
Assisted Living
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J. Morrissey & Company is a Hartford, Connecticut based full-service recruiting, human resources consulting and management firm.

Originally established in 1986 to support America’s fifth largest financial center, Greater Hartford, J. Morrissey & Company evolved into a comprehensive, multi-dimensional firm serving diverse disciplines with a broad range of human resource services.

Today, J. Morrissey & Company serves over 900 small, medium and large companies, professional corporations and institutions.

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