Catholic Health Initiatives RN Registered Nurse- Specialty Clinic in DES MOINES, Iowa

RN Registered Nurse- Specialty Clinic

Description

* THIS IS A FULL-TIME POSITION AT THE MERCY GYNECOLOGIC ONCOLOGY CLINIC LOCATED IN DES MOINES, IA. HOURS WILL BE M-F 8-430*

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.

  • 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

Certifications

ACLS_ADVANCED CARDIAC LIFE SUPPORT - ACLS (AHA-ACEP-ASHI-MTN)

BLS-CPR_BASIC LIFE SUPPORT/CPR FOR THE PROFESSIONAL RESCUER - BLS (AHA-MTN)

RN_REGISTERED NURSE - State of Iowa

Education

BS:NSD

CO:NSD

Language

Not Specified

Job Nursing - RN

Primary Location IOWA-DES MOINES-MERCY MEDICAL CENTER

Daily Schedule M-F 8-430

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required None

Req ID: 2017-R0120054