Catholic Health Initiatives RN Registered Nurse Clinic Specialty - Surgical Affiliates in DES MOINES, Iowa
RN Registered Nurse Clinic Specialty - Surgical Affiliates
The Registered Nurse – Clinic Specialty functions as a vital
member of the healthcare team who contributes to the success the practice by
demonstrating customer/patient focus, effective communication,
professionalism, and teamwork. Will utilizes the nursing process to assess,
plan, implement, and evaluate comprehensive care provided to selected patient
populations and their families.
Performgeneral nursing care to patients by following established standards andprocedures.
Mayperform specific nursing care as it relates to specialty of thepractice.
Obtainpatient consent for care and ensure patient confidentiality.
Obtain anddocument health history, information on chief complaint, vital signs,and health risk factors and assesses disease condition.
Provide patientcare based on practice guidelines, standards of care, and federal/statelaws and regulations.
Executeprescribed treatments and medical interventions, administer prescribedmedications, and monitors and documents treatment progress and patientresponse. Refer to/consult with physicians, other health providers, andcommunity resources to prevent/resolve problems or concerns.
Educate patientsand families about health status, health maintenance, and management ofacute and chronic conditions.
Document patientassessment and intervention data using established medical recordforms/automated systems and documentation practices.
Participate inmultidisciplinary teams to improve patient care processes and outcomes.
Track qualityassurance data and monitor for acute and chronic care management.
May act as teamlead for other nursing staff.
Perform otherduties as assigned.
Job Requirements /Qualifications
Education / Accreditation / Licensure (required &
Graduate of anaccredited school of nursing required.
Bachelor ofScience in Nursing preferred.
Current/validRegistered Nurse license from the state licensing board required.
May be requiredto have additional specialty certifications.
BasicLife Support (BLS) or Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Care LifeSupport (ACLS) may be required.
Experience (required and preferred):
- 1 year relatedexperience in a specialty clinic (e.g. Oncology, Neurology, Cardiology,etc.) required.
Primary Location IOWA-DES MOINES-SURGICAL AFFILIATES
Daily Schedule Days
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80
Weekends Required None
Req ID: 2018-R0177736
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.