RN-Clinical Specialty - MercyOne Des Moines Midwives
Company: Mercy Health
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: March 18, 2019
Position Type: Regular
Scheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 80
Primary Location: IA > DES MOINES > LAUREL MOB 1 BUILDING
Job Summary / JobPurpose (briefly state why does this job exist in 3-5 lines) The Registered Nurse Clinic Specialty functions as a vitalmember of the healthcare team who contributes to the success the practice bydemonstrating customer/patient focus, effective communication,professionalism, and teamwork. Will utilizes the nursing process to assess,plan, implement, and evaluate comprehensive care provided to selected patientpopulations and their families. Key Responsibilities(list 5-8) Performgeneral nursing care to patients by following established standards andprocedures. Mayperform specific nursing care as it relates to specialty of thepractice. Obtainpatient consent for care and ensure patient confidentiality. Obtain anddocument health history, information on chief complaint, vital signs,and health risk factors and assesses disease condition. Provide patientcare based on practice guidelines, standards of care, and federal/statelaws and regulations. Executeprescribed treatments and medical interventions, administer prescribedmedications, and monitors and documents treatment progress and patientresponse. Refer to/consult with physicians, other health providers, andcommunity resources to prevent/resolve problems or concerns. Educate patientsand families about health status, health maintenance, and management ofacute and chronic conditions. Document patientassessment and intervention data using established medical recordforms/automated systems and documentation practices. Participate inmultidisciplinary teams to improve patient care processes and outcomes. Track qualityassurance data and monitor for acute and chronic care management. May act as teamlead for other nursing staff. Perform otherduties as assigned.
Job Requirements /Qualifications Education / Accreditation / Licensure (required &preferred): Graduate of anaccredited school of nursing required. Bachelor ofScience in Nursing preferred. Current/validRegistered Nurse license from the state licensing board required. May be requiredto have additional specialty certifications. BasicLife Support (BLS) or Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Care LifeSupport (ACLS) may be required. Experience (required and preferred): 1 year relatedexperience in a specialty clinic (e.g. Oncology, Neurology, Cardiology,etc.) required. Additional Information
- Requisition ID: 2019-R0213426
- Schedule: Full-time
- Market: Mercy Medical Center Associated topics: asn, cardiothoracic, ccu, hospice, intensive care, intensive care unit, nurse rn, psychiatric, registered nurse, tcu
Keywords: Mercy Health, Des Moines , RN-Clinical Specialty - MercyOne Des Moines Midwives, Healthcare , Des Moines, Iowa
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