Job Overview

Summary

About the Agency

This position is located at the U. S. Coast Guard Training Center, Health Services Division, Cape May, NJ.

Duties

The role of this position is to independently provide well-established professional nurse outpatient, inpatient, and emergency care procedures to patients assigned in an outpatient or inpatient unit.

Being a Coast Guard civilian makes you a valuable member of the Coast Guard team.  Typical work assignments include:

 - Assisting Medical Officer in outpatient  and emergency care.
 - Preparing patients for surgical and/or diagnostic procedures.
 - Taking medical history.
 - Coordinating the treatment of acutely ill or injured patients.
 - Giving intradermal, subcutaneous, and intramuscular injections.
 - Observing and assessing patient's clinical condition.
 - Evaluating and instructing patients.
 - Keeping logs, boards, records and charts current.
 - Training health services technicians on ward procedures and practices.

Travel Required

  • Not Required