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CommonSpirit Health LPN/RN Clinic-Ottumwa in CENTERVILLE, Iowa

Overview

CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S., from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services, CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources, CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities, advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable, and innovating how and where healing can happen, both inside our hospitals and out in the community.

Responsibilities

Essential Key Job Responsibilities

1.

Demonstrates

ability to recognize and assess urgent/emergency needs of patients and

initiate appropriate emergency procedures as needed.

2.

Demonstrates

current level of knowledge of various payer regulations by functioning within

those guidelines.

3.

Acts

to facilitate interdisciplinary communication. Utilizes other members of the

health care team in assessing the patient and analyzes patient data. Assess learning needs of the patient and

significant others. Gives accurate and complete information to patient and

family.

4.

Follows

clinic procedure/protocol for the organization and management of the

electronic medical record (i.e. test results, retrieval, filing, creation,

repair, charging of electronic medical record).

5.

Evaluates

patient and family understanding of treatment plan and/or instructions.

6.

Assists

with a variety of procedures, exams, and/or operation of diagnostic equipment

as assigned.

7.

Maintains

appropriate aseptic technique for preparation, procedures and medications

administered.

8.

Accurately

and legibly documents all patient interactions in electronic medical record.

9.

Reports

results and pertinent information to patients and health care team members.

10.

Functions

according to limitations or scope of license or certification.

11.

Performs

basic nursing functions (vitals, rooming, assist with procedures, immunizations,

medication injections, etc.) under direction and supervision of provider.

12.

Maintains

professional appearance of patient exam and procedure rooms.

13.

Coordinates

provider schedules in all areas.

14.

Obtains

prior authorizations for required procedures and medications to ensure payer

approval.

15.

Provides

patient teaching as needed. (Inhaler, diagnoses, pre-operative, etc.)

16.

Reports

timely results and pertinent information to patient and health care team

member.

    17.

Position Type: Regular

Scheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 48

Primary Location: IA > OTTUMWA > MERCY OTTUMWA MED CLINIC

Qualifications

Your time at work should be fulfilling. Rewarding. Inspiring. That’s what you’ll find when you join one of our non-profit CHI facilities across the nation. You’ll find challenging, rewarding work every day alongside people who have as much compassion as you. Join us and together we’ll create healthier, stronger communities. Imagine your career at

Job Responsibilities

As a Registered Nurse, you will be responsible for delivering the highest quality patient care according to the specific orders of each patient’s individual physician. This will involve, utilizing your knowledge and skills to educate patients and their families on prevention and healthy habits.

Additional responsibilities for this health care role include:

  • Monitoring patients’ conditions and assessing their needs

  • Collaborating with physicians and nurses to devise individualized care plans for patients

  • Administering patients’ medications and providing treatments according to physicians’ orders

  • Fostering a supportive and compassionate environment to care for patients and their families

Job Requirements

We are looking for a responsible and compassionate Registered Nurse with top-notch clinical skills, a caring attitude, and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision. It is also important to display excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to effectively educate patients and their families on the in-home healthcare process.

Additional requirements for this role include:

  • Current Registered Nurse (RN) license that allows you to practice in our state

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program

  • Experience as a Registered Nurse preferred

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) required

  • Specialty certification (ex: CCRN, CNOR, CEN) preferred

  • Additional certification or licensure may be required for some specialty areas

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Equal Opportunity

CommonSpirit Health™ is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

External hires must pass a post offer, pre-employment background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with an arrest and/or conviction will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, ban the box laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances .

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by telephone at (415) 438-5575 and let us know the nature of your request . We will only respond to messages left that involve a request for a reasonable accommodation in the application process. We will accommodate the needs of any qualified candidate who requests a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

CommonSpirit Health participates in E-verify.

Requisition ID 2020-111964

Employment Type Part Time

Department Adult Clinic

Hours Per Pay Period 48

Facility MercyOne Centerville

Shift Day

Standard Hours days

Work Schedule 8 Hour

Location IA-CENTERVILLE

Optional Work Location US-IA-OTTUMWA

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