Community Health RN, Rural Health Clinics - Various Locations (Grant Funded)

Various Cities SW Virginia, VA, US, Varies Cit

Employment Status:  Full time
Shift:  Day
Facility:  Rural Health Clinics
Requisition Number:  118174

Job Summary

At Carilion Clinic, nurses thrive in an atmosphere of shared decision-making, professional development and the encouragement to advocate the professional practice of nursing. RNs make professional strides through extensive training, supportive leaders and potential for advancement. Join an organization that has earned significant clinical accolades for nursing excellence. Here your skills and ideas will make a difference in the health of our patients and the communities we live in.


The Community Health RN represents Carilion in outreach activities coordinated with community partners and other departments of Carilion Clinic. Provides evidence-based health education and performs health screenings in a variety of community settings served by Carilion Clinic. Collaborates with other health care professionals to provide evidence-based guidance to members of the community in support of health promotion and illness/injury prevention.  Supervises LPNs and non-licensed Outreach staff in execution of clinical outreach duties. Supports Carilion's hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities. 

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing is required. Bachelor’s degree is preferred.

Experience: Three (3) years of professional experience required, including demonstration of basic nursing clinical competencies and patient teaching. Experience in public health or occupational health is desirable. Background in public health preferred

Licensure, certification, and/or registration: Licensed as a Registered Nurse by Virginia Board of Nursing or other body that is recognized under Compact Licensing agreement for practice in the Commonwealth of Virginia; Basic Life Support, valid Virginia Driver’s License

Other Minimum Qualifications: Must be service oriented and possess excellent verbal and written communication skills. Requires the ability to educate clients of any age or SES level on health issues and injury prevention topics; demonstrate knowledge and skills to provide educational components, knowledge principles of growth and life span development, assesses specific participant information to identify risk factors. Proficient in Microsoft Office applications and other basic technology such as email and electronic documentation is highly desirable. Must be capable of working independently with minimal supervision and possess decision-making skills based on expertise and professional judgement. Must be available to work flexible hours. Must provide own transportation and travel to offsite work areas as needed. Willingness to travel to other Carilion Clinic service areas is considered an asset.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

Collaboration: Working together with purpose to achieve shared goals.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.


Requisition Number: 118174 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: Rural Health Clinics 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: Monday through Friday; 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
For more information, contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537.

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Carilion Total Rewards

What matters to you is important to us—like benefits, rewards, and resources to improve your life. Carilion understands the importance of prioritizing your well-being to help you develop and thrive. When you make your tomorrow with us, we’ll enhance your potential to realize the best in yourself. Below are benefits available to you when you join Carilion:

  • Employer Funded Pension Plan, vested after five years (Voluntary 403B)
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, & Vision Benefits
  • Flexible Work Arrangements/Schedules
  • Remote Work Options
  • Paid Time Off (accrued from day one)
  • Onsite fitness studios and discounts to our Carilion Wellness centers
  • Access to our health and wellness app, Virgin Pulse
  • Discounts on childcare
  • Continued education and training

Find more about Carilion Clinic’s benefits by vising our Total Rewards Page.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

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