Medical Lead RN (MLRN) is responsible for directing and ensuring the quality of medical services, treatment and/or interventions provided to UM shelter residents in the program. These include received quality and timely medical screenings upon admission that include testing for communicable diseases, review and provision of immunizations, prenatal care for pregnant children, and emergency medical care and/or outpatient services for UM with identify medical condition that require treatment.The RNC Register Nurse (RN) analyzes the effectiveness of programming, ensures all performance improvement standards are monitored, auditing, feedback and training given to medical coordinators staff. Additional responsibilities include collaboration with the Director of Medical Services to ensure compliance with regulations in policy development and implementation, as well as on-going program refinement based upon advances in the program.
Bending, stooping, and lifting a minimum of 15-25 lbs required to complete daily tasks. Must have the ability to remain in standing position for extended periods of the workday.
Ability to work a flexible work schedule is required dependent upon the department, facility or program in which s/he works and job duties assigned. Work schedules are subject to variation from time to time depending on the needs of the department, facility or program. The work is performed in a shelter setting which operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week,365 days a year. In order to satisfactorily perform all job duties for this position, medical provider and staff are expected to be available to work at any time as directed by his/her supervisor.