Registered Nurse


Red Pine Camp Foundation, Inc
8531 Red Pine Road
Woodruff, WI 54568
United States

Category
Industry
Camping
Job Start Date
6/16/2013
Job End Date
8/10/2013
Manages Others
Yes
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Security Clearance Required
Yes criminal background check
Pay
From $10,000 To $13,000
Per Year    
Travel
No Travel

Job Description
Red Pine Camp for Girls
Registered Nurse Job Description

The Health Center is staffed by a registered nurse, nurse practitioner or physician duly licensed/endorsed in the State of Wisconsin. The registered nurse is certified in first aid, CPR and use of the AED. She demonstrates an understanding of the healthcare needs of both children aged 7-16 and adults.

The registered nurse works under the license of and the standing orders issued by the physician at the Marshfield Clinic

Healthcare duties:
1. Cares for ill or injured campers and staff both in the clinic and at other sites in camp within the scope of her license and within the parameters of the standing orders.
2. Provides first aid
3. Formulates and administers a plan of care for ill or injured campers and staff
4. Prepares and administers both prescription and OTC medications.
5. Checks-in/checks-out all campers and staff at the beginning of each session.
6. Checks-in/checks-out campers and staff for overnight trips out of camp.
7. Arranges trips into the clinic and/or Urgent Care as appropriate
8. Logs campers/staff in on health log.
9. Maintains nursing notes for any campers held in the Healthcare center for observation or for overnight stays.
10. Supervises and directs all care given by CNA or other Health Center staff
11. Reviews and countersigns any/all documentation by CNA or other Health Center staff
12. Reviews all camper/staff healthcare records prior to camp
13. Coordinates plan of care for any campers with special health needs with parents, private physician.
14. Provides education as necessary to CNA or other Health Center staff.
15. Provides education, relays information on special camper health needs to camp staff and Camp Director
16. Reviews common camp ailments as well as emergency measures with staff before each 4-week session.
17. Provides list of food allergies to camp dietary department and dicusses any concerns with food service director.
18. Notifies parents of any injury/illness that necessitates care beyond the Healthcenter.
19. Communicates any concerns with parents
20. Maintains open and thorough communication with Camp Director about any camper or staff healthcare concerns.
21. Remains available by radio at all times unless on time off away from camp.
22. Time off will be coordinated with the Camp Director.

Non-healthcare duties
1. Keeps clinic clean to include: sweeping, mopping, cleaning bathroom, emptying trash, watering flower boxes, changing linens and cleaning beds.
2. Record keeping to include: filing, copying forms and records, and maintaining office supplies.
3. Maintains refrigerator temperature log and AED check log.
4. Maintains adequate stock of OTC meds.
5. Works with CampMeds to assure adequate camper prescription meds
6. Checks all medications for outdates
7. Responsible for initial set up and packing/terminal cleaning of clinic at end of season
8. Maintains, supplies, and distributes first aid fanny packs to all departments
9. Other duties as assigned by Camp Director

Qualifications:
Registered nurse, nurse practitioner or physician licence in the State of Wisconsin
Current First Aid, CPR and AED certifications
Experience in pediatrics, school, camp, emergency or outpatient settings
Homesickness techniques a plus

Supervises
CNA or other Healthcenter staff

Reports to:
Camp Director
Job Requirements
Qualifications:
Registered nurse, nurse practitioner or physician licence in the State of Wisconsin
Current First Aid, CPR and AED certifications
Experience in pediatrics, school, camp, emergency or outpatient settings
Homesickness techniques a plus
Camp
Red Pine Camp Foundation, Inc
Connie Scholfield
8531 Red Pine Road
Woodruff WI 54568
United States
Red Pine Camp for Girls Connie Scholfield