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Public Health Nurse
Lancaster Family Health Center
Salem, Oregon
Full-time, 40 hrs/wk

YVFWC is a NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program eligible site.

Are you a registered nurse looking to make a positive difference in the community as a Public Health Nurse? Do you want to use your skills to provide direct, one-on-one care to underserved and at-risk patients? Do you want to help guide expectant mothers toward positive life changes to improve their health and ensure a healthier pregnancy and baby? Are you interested in working with clients in their environment through home visits? Are you looking for competitive pay and better work-life balance? If you answered Yes to these questions, then we have a great opportunity for you!

What we are looking for:

  • A compassionate, caring, person who understands social determinants of health and has the desire to work with maternal clients throughout the pregnancy and maternity cycle.
  • An RN who is passionate about community health and working with underserved populations.
  • A clear communicator who is able to build strong relationships with clients and clinic staff.

What you will do:

  • Work in collaboration with a care team including physicians, nurses, social workers, and dietitians to assess risk level and develop a care plan with the goal of promoting healthy birth outcomes for Maternity Case Management program clients.
  • Welcome pregnant women to the clinic by providing the OB intake visit, schedule labs, offer Maternity Case Management program, and provide pregnancy education.
  • Build relationships and trust with clients, and see the results of the direct positive impact you have made in their lives.
  • Work with clients to schedule home visits to carry out health coaching and interventions, and encouraging clients' active participation in their care plan.
  • Perform assessment of newborns during home visits, and provide interventions and health education for prenatal, postpartum, and newborn care.
  • Provide education and care where the client learns best, whether in their home or in the clinic; document the care provided and collaborate with the care team during case reviews.

What do you need?

  • RN license for the state of practice, valid CPR card.
  • Driver's license and proof of automobile liability insurance coverage.
  • Experience in OB care and/or newborn physical exams preferred.
  • Bilingual, English/Spanish helpful but not required.

At Farm Workers Clinic:

  • We will consistently trust one another to work for the common good.
  • We will foster integrity by demonstrating ethical behavior and insisting on doing what we say we will do.
  • We will demonstrate transparency by being candid and truthful no matter the risk.
  • We will create partnerships to strengthen ourselves and our community.
  • We will fight for just treatment for all individuals.
  • We will let joy in.
  • We have the courage to be an agent of change and refuse anything short of excellence.

Our mission celebrates diversity. We are committed to equal opportunity employment.

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About Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic

Our values and core purposes run deep, making Brickman/ValleyCrest the best place to showcase your talents, collaborate with other industry professionals, and develop a long and satisfying career.