Palmetto Health Medical Group RN-Clinic in United States

Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group Core Values All team members are expected to be knowledgeable and compliant with the Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group's core values of Service, Excellence, Professionalism, Partnership, Integrity, Accountability, and Transparency.

Typically Reports To Supervisor or Manager-RN Clinic**

Position Summary *Provides professional nursing care under general supervision. Provides general nursing care to patients and administers prescribed medications, treatments and immunizations in accordance with nursing standards. *

Duties

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Records patient care delivered as planned and any variation, with appropriate rationale; makes and records observations related to impending or associated problems; implements nursing measures related to impending or associated problems.**

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Collects patient data and completes required forms with appropriate responses according to clinic standards; identifies patient's overt problems/needs and sets priorities; identifies problems requiring further referral and/or follow-up; interprets and records latest diagnostic results; performs advanced nursing assessment using critical thinking skills.**

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Develops a plan of care based on nursing process and which incorporates the plans of other disciplines and continuing care needs; includes the patient/family in developing or revising the plan of care; makes referrals to multidisciplinary support services.****

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Acts as a resource person to provide answers to clinically based questions pertinent to area of practice and/or determines appropriate resources as it relates to physicians, hospital departments, and patients.**

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Maintains patient confidentiality; complies with HIPAA and compliance guidelines established by the practice.**

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Assists physicians in preparing for examinations and minor procedures.**

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Performs other duties as assigned.

*Minimum Requirements *Graduate of an accredited school of nursing; two (2) years' experience as a registered nurse.

Driver's License Required *Valid driver's license, an acceptable three-year motor vehicle record as defined by the Acceptable Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) Chart, and a certificate of auto insurance.*

*Licenses/Certifications/Registrations *Must be licensed as a Registered Nurse in South Carolina. BLS certification is required.

*Supervisory Responsibilities *N/A

*Budget Responsibilities *N/A

*Knowledge/Skills/Abilities *Proficient in the use of email and Internet applications. Knowledge of practice management and word processing software. Must possess a working knowledge of managed care basics and experience working with a managed care and Medicare population. Must possess and maintain excellent communication skills.

*Body Fluid Exposure *Yes

Lifting Requirements: must be able to lift up to 25 pounds.

Physical* Demands: regularly stand, walk, sit, reach with hands or arms, climb, stoop, kneel, crouch, talk, and hear.*

Disclaimer

*Please Note: *The duties listed are general in nature and are examples of the duties/responsibilities performed and are not meant to be exclusive to the job. Management retains the right to add or modify duties at any time.