$17-$19 per hour
The position will work in the HIV Clinic for the City of Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services. They will work a standard shift, most likely from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, but that will be determined by the RN he/she will be reporting to.
Reporting to a Registered Nurse II in the HIV Care Clinic, this position will assist licensed staff in the reading of diagnostic and therapeutic services necessary for the care and treatment of individuals with HIV infection. Position duties include: Assists health care providers with procedures and exams, patient education, translation of health information, outreach, and linkage services; Assists with specimen collection and front office clerical back-up; Compiles and enters HIV statistical/patient data in NextGen; Cross-trains with the Tuberculosis and Sexual Health Clinics; Orders supplies and maintains inventory, manages medical information, filing, and patient referral; Prepares examination rooms, instruments, injections, and supplies; Follows required safety protocols including handling and disposal of sharps; Provides phlebotomy services; Prepares medical charts; Assists with HIV/STD Counseling & Testing and Partner Counseling and Referral Services, as needed; and, Performing other related duties as required.
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