Catholic Health Initiatives RN Clinic - FT Days - CHI Health Clinic Giles in LAVISTA, Nebraska

RN Clinic - FT Days - CHI Health Clinic Giles

Description

Job Summary / Job Purpose

The Registered Nurse 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.

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform general nursing care to patients by following established standards and procedures.

  • Obtain patient consent for care and ensures patient confidentiality.

  • Obtain and document health history, information on chief complaint, vital signs, and health risk factors and assesses disease condition.

  • Provide patient care based on practice guidelines, standards of care, and federal/state laws and regulations.

  • Execute prescribed treatments and medical interventions, administers prescribed medications, and monitor and document treatment progress and patient response.

  • Refer to/consult with physicians, other health providers, and community resources to prevent/resolve problems or concerns.

  • Educate patients and families about health status, health maintenance, and management of acute and chronic conditions.

  • Document patient assessment and intervention data using established medical record forms/automated systems and documentation practices.

  • Participate in multidisciplinary teams to improve patient care processes and outcomes.

  • Track quality assurance data and monitor for acute and chronic care management.

  • May act as team lead for other nursing staff.

  • 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.

  • Current/valid Registered Nurse license from the state licensing board required.

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

Experience (required and preferred):

  • 1 year related experience in a clinic or acute hospital nursing setting required.

Job Nursing - RN

Primary Location NEBRASKA-LAVISTA-CHC GILES

Daily Schedule Days

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0133860