Company: LifeLong Medical Care
Posted on: May 3, 2021
LifeLong Medical Care's Trust Health
Care Center (TRUST) seeks a Registered Nurse to provide clinical
care and work to integrate whole-person care into our new team
model. The registered nurse will participate in telephonic and
in-person patient triage, education, and counseling, participating
in the care team's ongoing education and collaborating with medical
providers to ensure our patient populations' optimal
As a Federally Qualified Health Center
in Northern California with over 42 years of dedicated service to
the community, LifeLong serves over 60,000 patients in the East Bay
Area's socio-economically underserved regions. We provide medical,
dental, behavioral health, and school-based services at 16 primary
care sites across Oakland, Berkeley, and West Contra Costa County.
From opening a residential respite program for homeless persons
discharged from hospital to offering free COVID testing to the
community, we are innovative and responsive to our times' social
and medical needs. We provide an inclusive workplace that promotes
and values diversity and with which our patients can identify. To
this end, we seek candidates who reflect the diversity of the East
Bay communities we serve. To learn more, we encourage you to
We offer a competitive salary and
excellent benefits: medical, dental, vision, Flexible Spending
Accounts, dependent and domestic partner coverage, 403(b)
retirement savings plan, and loan repayment programs.
We're passionate about creating an
inclusive workplace that promotes and values diversity. Companies
that are diverse in age, gender identity, race, sexual orientation,
physical or mental ability, ethnicity, and perspective are proven
to be better companies. More importantly, creating an environment
where everyone, from any background, can do their best work is the
right thing to do.
LifeLong Medical Care is an Equal
- Coordinate team
based care by focusing on the intersection between medical and
social needs of patients
- Acts as a
resource for support staff for triaging walk in and telephonic
care. Plays a role in the new patient intake process, working
closely with primary care providers to ensure complete evaluation
of patient needs.
chronic disease management activities
primary care clinic services with other providers and
- Coordinates with
Care Transitions team for all hospitalized patients to ensures
timely follow up and return to primary care
clinician-approved standing orders to order labs and preventive
screenings, and to refill routine medications.
- Coordinates care
closely with other team members to identify patient self-care goals
and to assure that medical and psychosocial needs are
to effectively coordinate care with medical assistants and other
support staff, encourage and nurture development and growth, to
build a strong and productive team.
- Commitment to the
provision of primary care services for the underserved with
demonstrated ability and sensitivity in working with a variety of
people from low-income populations, with diverse educational,
lifestyle, ethnic and cultural origins.
organizational, administrative and problem-solving skills, and
ability to be flexible and adaptive to change.
- Ability to
effectively present information to others, including other
employees, community partners and vendors.
- Ability to seek
direction/approval on essential matters, yet work independently
with little onsite supervision, using professional judgment and
- Work in a
team-oriented environment with a number of professionals with
different work styles and support needs.
interpersonal, verbal, and written skills.
- Conduct oneself
in internal and external settings in a way that reflects positively
on LifeLong Medical Care as an organization of professional,
confident and sensitive staff.
- Bachelor’s Degree
- Current and valid
California Registered Nurse license and BLS.
- Proficient in
Microsoft office suite
- Electronic health
records, Epic preferred.
- 2 years’ nursing
- Minimum one year
experience in community health as an RN.
- Advanced working
knowledge of outpatient care, triage and clinic flow.
ability and sensitivity to provide services to persons who are
disabled, homeless, substance users, HIV (AIDS) infected, and/or
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