Registered Nurse for PACE

Big Stone Gap, Virginia
1/15/2022

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Position Description

Immediate need for a Registered Nurse for Mountain Empire Older Citizens Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE).

Join a medical team dedicated to caring for older adults with chronic illnesses who live at home and need help with activities of daily living. We are looking for a qualified candidate to provide direct and indirect nursing care to geriatric patients in the PACE clinic and to triage after-hours calls on a rotating schedule. PACE clinic hours are 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday.

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and be licensed by the Virginia Board of Nursing as a registered nurse.
• Must have practiced nursing in the last three years.
• At least one year experience with a geriatric population
• Ability to manage people in stressful, difficult and unusual situations.
• Medically cleared for communicable diseases with up-to-date immunizations before engaging in direct participant contact.
• Criminal history records check at hire.
• Drug screen at hire.

This is a salaried position with generous leave and fringe benefits.

Type: Full-time