Catholic Health Initiatives RN/LPN/Medical Assistant Clinic - PT (.4) Days - Rosary Clinic in CORNING, Iowa

RN/LPN/Medical Assistant Clinic - PT (.4) Days - Rosary Clinic

Description

CHI Health is a regional health network with a unified mission: nurturing the healing ministry of the Church while creating healthier communities. Headquartered in Omaha, the combined organization consists of 15 hospitals, two stand-alone behavioral health facilities and more than 150 employed physician practice locations in Nebraska and southwestern Iowa. More than 12,000 employees comprise the workforce of this network that includes 2,820 licensed beds and serves as the primary teaching partner of Creighton University’s health sciences schools. In fiscal year 2014, the organization provided a combined $149.3 million in quantified community benefit including services for the poor, free clinics, education and research. With locations stretching from Kearney, Neb. to Missouri Valley, Iowa, the health network is the largest in Nebraska and serves residents of Nebraska and southwest Iowa. For more information, visit online at CHIhealth.com.

Job Summary/Essential Duties:

Performs/directs patient care services including, but not limited to, admission interview, assessment, accurate documentation and maintain timely patient flow.

Triage patient care to ensure priority is provided to patients in an emergency situation.

Ensures patient is appropriately prepared for care encounter. Prepares/obtains patient medical records and other information/documentation pertinent to patient encounter.

Assists healthcare providers with exams, treatments, procedures and testing as directed.

-ensures appropriate consent forms are obtained prior to the above

Schedules and provides patient instruction(s) for tests, treatments and hospital admissions, following correct insurance protocol. (Ie. Precertification, referrals, chart documentation, etc.)

Provides patient and family education pertaining to healthcare management, disease process, treatment, test(s), medication and follow-up. Maintain/update patient education materials and consent forms.

Triage patient telephone calls utilizing knowledge of professional nursing theory and practice.

Receives, prioritizes and responds to incoming calls as appropriate.

Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm, Tuesdays 8am-7pm

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:

Experience

Preferred: One or more years of clinical nursing experience in an ambulatory health care setting.

Education and/or Licensure-Certification:

Required:

Active licensure as a Registered Nurse in Nebraska or Iowa, Nebraska and Iowa are compact states, so licensure is required in the state of residence.

BLS or BLS instructor certification is required upon hire. Acceptable credentialing bodies and certifications include the following: American Red Cross: CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, American Safety and Health Institute: CPR, PRO, must say “Professional Level-with AED”, and American Heart Association: Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers.

Knowledge/Skill/Abilities:

Knowledge of:

-professional nursing theory and practice

-organizational policies, regulations and procedures

-medical equipment and instruments

-risk management, quality improvement and infection control

  • ICD-9 and CPT coding skills

-insurance protocols

Skills as demonstrated through:

-applying and modifying the principles, methods and techniques of professional nursing

-continuous accurate verbal and written communication

-establishing and maintaining cooperative and collaborative working relationships with patients, medical staff and the public

-continuous time, resource and task management

Ability to:

-provide compassionate, empathetic patient care

-react calmly, professionally in emergency situations, and in times of conflict resolution

-work closely with the providers responding appropriately and timely to provider(s) requests

-willingness to learn and apply computer processes to daily operations

-apply all knowledge and skill requirements

Job Nursing - RN

Primary Location IOWA-CORNING-CHC CORNING

Daily Schedule Days

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 32

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0124294