Clinic Nurse Job

Full Job Title: Clinic Nurse - Peds and Internal Medicine

Job Number: 17006146

Facility: SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Audrain

Location: Mexico, MO

Schedule: Full Time, Days

Hours: 8am-5pm

Description

Role Purpose:

Responsible for providing health care services in the clinical setting. Exercises professional judgment in performance of services and maintains a demeanor complementary to medical ethics. Provides appropriate patient care. Assists with general patient preparation, assists providers, and performs day-to-day business office activities and collection responsibilities.

Responsibilities:

    • Maintains the medical record including confidentiality and documentation of all care provided.
    • Completes visit assessment documenting all elements of patient assessment.
    • Educates and provides call back to patients and families regarding care, procedures, referrals, test results and medications. Helps to manage timeliness of In-basket.
    • Demonstrates ability to set-up and perform clinic-specific procedures to include operation of equipment per policy and procedure.
    • Demonstrates ability to perform clinic-specific quality control, lab testing, phlebotomy, and completion of logs.
    • Demonstrates medication knowledge, storage, documentation and administration per policy and procedure.
    • Able to schedule appointments and/or referrals and complete prior- authorization process to meet the needs of the clinic patient.
    • Assumes additional responsibilities to meet regulatory compliance such as Infection Control, Joint Commission and Rural Health.
    • Assumes other responsibilities as assigned.
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    Minimum Qualifications:
    • Successful completion of a License Practical Nurse program.
    • Current Missouri License as a Licensed Practical Nurse. American Heart Association BLS certification within 3 months of hire.
    • Minimum one year experience as a Licensed Practical Nurse, preferred.
    • Able to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.
    • Ability to use computers proficiently and other office equipment (fax machine, copy machine, typewriter and other equipment as required).
    • Able to function effectively in stressful situations and flexibility in daily prioritizing of tasks. Must be able to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information.
    • Able to work effectively with a wide variety of people.

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