Job Description

Under the general guidance of the Nurse Manager, is responsible for supervising, facilitating, coordinating, and team leading, in conjunction with the care teams; the flow of patients within the clinic, the use of supplies, equipment, and nursing/nursing support staff resources to achieve desired patient outcomes and to promote professional development. Functions within the scope of nursing practice as defined by the Arizona State Board of Nursing and Sunset Community Health Center policies and standards of professional practice. This role serves to continually mentor and assist in training Nursing Support Staff and is responsible for the appropriate assessment and triage of patients presenting to the clinical setting or over the phone. Provide distant patient and in-person professional consultations and education, telephone- triage and advice.

Must obtain a fingerprint clearance card and be able to successfully pass a background investigation. If not already obtained. Fingerprint Clearance card application must be submitted within 5 business days of employment.  

Important Notes

Requirements: Maintains current Arizona or compact state R.N. licensure on file with Sunset. Completes and maintains CPR card. Degree or diploma as Registered Nurse from an Accredited School of Nursing. Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred.