Carson Hearn

Willow River, Minnesota 55795

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Camp Medical Staff (Short-Term) ,
26-01-2022
Job Summary
Under the supervision of the Program Director, and together with the full-summer medical staff person and Camper Care Coordinator(s), this person assists in ensuring the overall health and safety of all campers and staff (up to 150 people any one time). They are responsible for performing health screenings upon camper and staff arrival, administering camper medications, and maintaining accurate health logs and records. They perform first aid as necessary and appropriate, respond to any medical emergencies on site, and ensure general health and safety throughout camp.

This is a short-term position working one or more camp sessions (typically 7 or 14 days), and is a full-time, live-on-site position during the term of employment. Pay rate dependent on licensure and experience, typically $1000 per week, with room and board provided.

Principal Responsibilities & Essential Functions

Orientation Duties/Duties Prior to Camp Session
• Attend individual staff orientation before beginning their first camp session
• Familiarize self with camp policies, protocols, and paperwork/documentation
• Familiarize self with camper health information in preparation for the session, and complete any final updates as needed to prepared medication administration schedules, intake forms, or health information communicated to other camp staff
• Communicate with other staff as needed to discuss upcoming campers and any relevant specific health needs and/or plans

During Active Camp Session
• Complete health screenings and update health information upon camper arrival and ensure camper has necessary supplies for addressing health and medical needs while at camp
• Follow medication administration plan and collaborate with other staff to ensure timeliness of medications and other health needs
• Communicate with parents/caregivers and/or out-of-camp health providers as needed to support campers’ health, and maintain upkeep of relevant documentation
• In collaboration with the full-summer professional, maintain organization, cleanliness and accessibility of the Health Center
• Participate as an active member of the camp community and support campers and staff on an ongoing basis as it relates to their health needs, including, but not limited to conducting health checks, providing basic care for injuries/illnesses and/or recommending out-of-camp care, administering medications, and proper storage of medications
• Collaborate with other staff to foster a culture of inclusion, wellness, and compassion
• Help ensure necessary ongoing paperwork, documentation, and organization related to the health center are completed regularly (such as maintaining health records) and areas are maintained in safe manner with required supplies available (including documentation and maintenance related to first-aid kits)
• Assist the full-summer medical staff person in reviewing camper medical paperwork for future camp sessions and preparing for upcoming sessions
• Act in cases of urgency or emergency in alignment with camp policies and procedures as well as scope of practice/licensure
• Work as part of overall staff team, including assisting with and participating in staff meetings, supporting camp-wide activities and events, communicating with supervisor(s) and peers about the wellness and development of staff/counselors/campers, being available and “on-call” via the use of a radio, and supporting other team members and projects as needed.
• Follows all One Heartland staff and facility policies and procedures as well as all health and industry regulations such as state of Minnesota and ACA (American Camp Association) standards
• Act in a professional and friendly manner to ensure positive relations with participants, families, community, volunteers, visitors, and staff

After Camp Session
• Ensure medications and other relevant health supplies are returned to the appropriate person upon camper departure
• Ensure documentation and records are completed and filed per One Heartland policies

Frequently cited statistics show that women and members of structurally marginalized and/or underrepresented groups apply to jobs only if they meet 100% of the qualifications. One Heartland encourages you to break that statistic and apply. No one ever meets 100% of the qualifications. We look forward to your application.
Camp Medical Staff (Full Summer) ,
26-01-2022
Job Summary
Under the supervision of the Program Director, and together with the short-term medical staff person and Camper Care Coordinator(s), this person is responsible for the overall health and safety of campers and staff (up to 150 people any one time). They are responsible for performing or assisting with health screenings upon camper and staff arrival, administering camper medications, and maintaining accurate health logs and records. They perform first aid as necessary and appropriate, respond to any medical emergencies on site, and ensure general health and safety throughout camp.

This is a full-time, live-on-site, summer seasonal position with room and board provided. Pay rate dependent on licensure and experience, up to $1000 per week.

Principal Responsibilities & Essential Functions

Orientation Duties:
• Attend and facilitate training sessions during staff orientation geared towards the development of safe, fun, inclusive, and equitable camper outcomes and experiences • Organize health center including the physical environment, supplies, & heath forms • Familiarize self with health forms, policies, records, procedures, etc.

Duties Prior to Each Camp Session
• Work with the Registration & Travel Coordinator and/or the Administrative Assistant to print & organize medical paperwork for campers, ensuring all paperwork has been submitted & fully completed
• Work with the other medical staff person to review camper medical paperwork and use the information to:
  1. Communicate with parent/caregivers, campers, and/or out-of-camp health providers in advance of camper arrival if there are any questions or concerns about the information provided or their health-related needs while at camp
  2. Prepare intake & screening form for each camper (considering allergies, medication, & history)
  3. Prepare medication administration schedule and related documentation, in manner that helps maintain flow of daily camp schedule and meets camper health needs
  4. Prepare information sheets for counselors/cabin staff regarding their upcoming camper group and communicate with them in advance as needed to ensure they are prepared for their role in supporting camper health
  5. Communicate camper health/medical information as needed to other staff to keep campers safe and healthy (e.g. dietary needs to kitchen staff)
During Active Camp Session
• Complete health screenings and update health information upon camper arrival and ensure camper has necessary supplies for addressing health and medical needs while at camp
• Participate as an active member of the camp community and support campers and staff on an ongoing basis as it relates to their health needs, including, but not limited to conducting health checks, providing basic care for injuries/illnesses and/or recommending out-of-camp care, medication administration, and proper storage of medications
• Collaborate with other staff to foster a culture of inclusion, wellness, and compassion
• Help ensure necessary ongoing paperwork, documentation, and organization related to the health are completed regularly (such as maintaining health records) and are maintained in safe manner with required supplies available (including documentation and maintenance related to first-aid kits)
• Act in cases of urgency or emergency in alignment with camp policies and procedures as well as scope of practice/licensure
• Work as part of overall staff team, including assisting with and participating in staff meetings, supporting camp-wide activities and events, communicating with supervisor(s) and peers about the wellness and development of staff/counselors/campers, being available and “on-call” via the use of a radio, and supporting other team members and projects as needed.
• Ensure the following of all One Heartland staff and facility policies and procedures as well as all health and industry regulations such as state of Minnesota and ACA (American Camp Association) standards
• Act in a professional and friendly manner to ensure positive relations with participants, families, community, volunteers, visitors, and staff

After Each Camp Session
• Ensure medications and other relevant health supplies are returned to the appropriate person upon camper departure
• Ensure documentation and records are completed and filed per One Heartland policies

End of Summer Duties
• Inventory all health center supplies and medications and note needs for the following year
• Complete and file documentation and records per One Heartland policies
• Help clean, organize, and close Health Center after final camp session is complete 

Frequently cited statistics show that women and members of structurally marginalized and/or underrepresented groups apply to jobs only if they meet 100% of the qualifications. One Heartland encourages you to break that statistic and apply. No one ever meets 100% of the qualifications. We look forward to your application.
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