Clinic Registered Nurse – Ambulatory
Job Category: Acute - Nursing - Local
Skills: Two years of Med/Surg or clinic experience is required. IV insertion and phlebotomy skills are required
Education: RN License - required -Primary Source Verification - required - AHA BLS - required
Certifications & Licenses: RN License
Seeking a Clinic Registered Nurse to assume the responsibility and accountability for the application of the nursing process and the delivery of patient care.
The nurse demonstrates ability to make clinical judgments in an effective and efficient manner with supervision.
The nurse demonstrates critical thinking and performance ability in the coordination of patient care.
Consistently performs according to nursing standards and is accountable in managing patient care and assisting others in the management of patient care.
Utilizes the nursing process to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care.
Performs focused interview to identify specific patients needs.
Assess signs and symptoms indicating physiologic and psychosocial changes in the patient's condition.
Collects, analyzes, and interprets data and information from health care members and documents actual and/or potential nursing diagnoses.
Documents the patient's plan of care using identified nursing diagnoses, expected patient outcomes, and selected nursing interventions.
Identifies and prioritizes actions based upon patient care requirements.
Monitors consistency between patient plan of care and actions of medical staff.
Performs interventions according to identified priorities, plan of care, and the hospital policies and patientcare outcome standard.
Provides a safe, comfortable and therapeutic patient environment.
Initiates and evaluates patient and/or family education.
Revises the plan of care according to evaluation, changes in medical plan of care, and effective/ineffective nursing interventions.
Documents patient's response to nursing and other interventions.
Uses clinical judgment in evaluation activities to meet patient care needs of an assigned unit/floor including establishing priorities.
Monitors the safety and effectiveness of the environment and equipment.
Participates in activities to facilitate good interpersonal communications with the chosen facility.
Administer vaccines or any necessary medications.
Make follow up phone calls to patients.
Input information into the computer.
Help stock and maintain cleanliness of facility.
At times, may be asked to oversee other staff members.
Other duties as assigned.