I am OASIS outpatient program RN this is not union position, Per diem contract. My job is to do following: health assessments/ referrals for full physicals /labs/ x-ray / referrals to ER / First Aid ( seizures, chest pain, withdrawals and patient education/ staff education regarding Infection control per my contract
( in the past I did groups, but for full for profit OASIS RN'S are expensive providers and the hourly pay for CASAC is lower, so all "non nursing" coordination, case management, phone calls to the pharmacy, phone calls to the clients, urine screening and other done by other providers )I can do only what my contract was sighed for. For labs/medication management for HIV and Hep B/C other-my directors sighed the contract with Ryan Center
William F Ryan Community Health Network
, for TB /x-ray I am sending patients for free to Health Department.
For Hep ABC other we singed the contract with The Mount Sinai Hepatitis C Outreach and Treatment Program.