Bilingual Primary Care Nurse (RN) - Cantonese / Mandarin. Pay: $80,000 - $115,000 /Year

  • Tandym Group
  • New York, New York
  • Nov 10, 2022
Contract Registered Nurse (RN)

Job Description

A healthcare network in New York City is currently seeking a Cantonese and/or Mandarin-speaking, licensed Registered Nurse (RN) to join their staff as their new Bilingual Primary Care Nurse.

Job Requirements

Responsibilities:

The Bilingual Primary Care Nurse (RN) will:

  • Assess patient symptoms and communicate them to providers
  • Perform triage and routine procedures (measure vital signs, medication administration, injections, etc.)
  • Inspect the facilities and act to maintain proper infection control and patient safety
  • Assist with vaccine management
  • Educate patients regarding preventative care for their health; counsel patients on chronic disease management
  • Medication review and teachings (glucometer, insulin, inhaler teaching)
  • Inform patients of test results and management plan
  • Oversee patient flow and care coordination
  • Participate in quality control and improvement
  • Keep up to date with new guidelines, updates, policies and disseminate to clinical staff
  • Participating in RN meetings and possible committee meetings
  • Implement new policies and workflow or changes and reinforce existing ones
  • Perform other duties, as needed

Qualifications:

  • Current NYS Registered Nurse (RN) license
  • Bilingual (English and Cantonese or Mandarin)

Desired Skills:

  • 1+ year of Clinical Nursing experience in a Community setting
  • 1+ year of Primary Care experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
  • ACLS or BLS certification
  • Solid assessment and documentation skills
  • Patient oriented
  • Great interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Highly organized