Catholic Health Initiatives RN Clinic Specialty Lead - Women's Clinic in COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa

RN Clinic Specialty Lead - Women's Clinic

Description

Job Summary / Job Purpose

The Registered Nurse – Clinic Specialty Lead provides routine patient care under the supervision of a licensed clinician. Provides nursing services to patients in a community health setting. Assists in providing education to the patients/family as needed. Responsible for the flow of patients through the medical service areas, and exercises frequent independent judgment. Performs with minimal supervision.

Key Responsibilities

  • Monitor the patient flow throughout the clinic areas.

  • Assist Practice Manager or Healthcare Provider with clinical staffing issue within department and/or related to other departments.

  • Delegate tasks to clinical staff and create the clinical staff schedules as requested.

  • Facilitate training and orientation to the clinical staff members.

  • Assess and triage patients for appropriate department within the clinic.

  • Accurately obtain health history and rectifies medications.

  • Serve as Interpreter between the patient and provider as requested.

  • Administer medications by oral, intramuscular, subcutaneous, intradermal routes, IV.

  • Follows nursing policies and procedures for Intravenous infusion.

  • Perform phlebotomy and collects specimen for various tests.

  • Educate patient and/or family on prescribed treatment regimens.

  • Perform Clinical Competencies.

  • Actively participates in quality improvement projects.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Job Requirements / Qualifications

Education / Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred):

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required.

Bachelor of Science in Nursing preferred.

Must have a current/valid RN license from the state licensing board.

May be required to have additional specialty certifications.

Basic Life Support (BLS) or Advanced Care Life Support (ACLS) required.

Experience (required and preferred):

2 years related experience in a specialty clinic (e.g. Oncology, Neurology, Cardiology, etc.) required.

2 years supervisory-level experience required.

Job RN

Primary Location IOWA-COUNCIL BLUFFS-MERCY CB

Daily Schedule 830a - 5p

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2018-R0169316

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.