Posts Tagged ‘Primary Care’

Nurse Manager

February 12th, 2014

 Location: Bronx,  Manhattan

Position Summary:   The Nurse Manager is a Registered Nurse with accountability for clinical care of a designated patient care service area.  Responsible for assessing, identifying, planning, implementing and evaluating the processes, technology, personnel, and facility needs that are required to achieve patient outcomes safely in a patient centered environment, taking an active role in the teaching of residents in the clinical care setting,  and following the philosophy, standards, objectives and policies of the Department and the Institute.  Two open positions one in Mt. Hope in the Bronx and the other in Manhattan.

Education:   BSN highly preferred;  ASN will be considered with at least 10 years of management experience

License:        Registered Nurse in New York State

Certification:   Current BCLS, Infection Control, Child Abuse

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:   Minimum 3 years experience in an Ambulatory/Medical Surgery/ER setting preferred; 2 years of nursing experience; excellent organizational, clinical and interpersonal skills; problem solving through critical thinking; basic computer and typing skills. Ability to perform venipuncture, administers medications and immunizations; handle telephone triage and diagnosis procedures, as well as direct other staff.

To Apply:     Please send a resume and cover letter (specifying the position of interest on the subject line) with salary requirements to:  HR Department – The Institute for Family Health 22 West 19th Street, 8th Floor, New York, NY  10011; Fax:  (212) 620-0688; E-mail:  hresource@institute2000.org

Licensed Practical Nurse

October 2nd, 2013

Location:  New York City

Position Summary:  The Licensed Practical Nurse is responsible for the delivery of safe, quality patient care and services under the direction of Registered Nurse.  The LPN is also a member of a designated care team and collaborates with team members in achieving goals.  The LPN is cognizant of the philosophy, standards, objectives and policies of the Department and the Organization.  This is a SEIU 1199 union position.

Education Required:   Certificate of completion from a practical nurse course of study.

Licenses/Certificate:

  • Current New York State LPN license and registration.
  • Current BCLS.
  • Current Infection Control Certificate.
  • Current Child Abuse Certificate.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Demonstrated clinical, communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to perform venipuncture and administer medications including immunizations.
  • Demonstrated basic computer skills including typing.
  • Bi-lingual Spanish preferred.
  • Demonstrated ability to organize care and activities of multiple patients.
  • Previous LPN experience highly preferred.

To Apply: Please send a resume and cover letter (specifying the position of interest on the subject line) with salary requirements to:  HR Department – The Institute for Family Health 22 West 19th Street, 8th Floor, New York, NY  10011; Fax:  (212) 620-0688; E-mail:  hresource@institute2000.org

Trans-disciplinary care: A new approach to improving the effectiveness of tobacco use interventions

August 2nd, 2011

Little, V, Hoffman, R.

Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved. 2011 May;22(2):409-414.

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Trans-disciplinary care: Opportunities and challenges for behavioral health providers

August 2nd, 2011

Little, V.

Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved. 2010 Nov;12(4):1103-1107.

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From bench to clinic: accessing promising investigational medications for patients with HIV infection in an urban family health center.

October 23rd, 2010

Weiser J, Welch A, Calman N.

Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine. 2010 Sept-Oct;23(5):566-70.

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So tired of life.

June 23rd, 2004

Calman NS.

Health Affairs. 2004 May-Jun;23(3):228-32.

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Physician Shortages. (Letter)

August 22nd, 2003

Calman N, Hauser D, Salsberg E, Forte G.

Health Affairs. July/August 2003.  22(4)260-1.

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No one needs to know.

April 20th, 2001

Calman NS.

Health Affairs. 2001 Mar-Apr;20(2):243-9.

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Drug resistance results in alterations in expression of immune recognition molecules and failure to express Fas (CD95).

August 7th, 1998

Bhushan A, Kupperman JL, Stone JE, Kimberly PJ, Calman NS, Hacker MP, Birge RB, Tritton TR, Newell MK.

Immunology and Cell Biology. 1998 Aug;76(4):350-6.

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Variability in consultation rates and practitioner level of diagnostic certainty.

July 1st, 1992

Calman NS, Hyman RB, Licht W.

Journal of Family Practice. 1992 Jul;35(1):31-8.

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