Registered Nurse

Summit Medical Group Knoxville , TN 37902

Posted 2 months ago

Overview

About Summit Medical Group

Summit Medical Group is East Tennessee's largest primary care organization with more than 300 providers at 66 practice locations in 13 counties. Summit also consists of four diagnostic centers, mobile diagnostic services, eight physical therapy centers, four express clinics, central laboratory, extensivist clinic, and sleep services center. Summit provides healthcare services to more than 280,000 patients, averaging over one million encounters annually. For more information, visit www.summitmedical.com

In addition to our commitment to the health of our community, our organization is also committed to the health of our employees through our employee Wellness Program. Employees receive a discounted monthly insurance premium if they actively participate in the wellness program. Furthermore, Summit Medical Group hires only non-tobacco users. Pre-employment drug testing will include testing for nicotine, and only candidates who pass the drug test will be considered eligible for employment.

Responsibilities

About Our Career Opportunity

Summit Medical Group at Deane Hill, a division of Summit Medical Group, has an opportunity for a Registered Nurse (RN) to join their practice. This is a full time opportunity, working Monday through Friday 8:00AM-5:00PM.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES: (List does not include all duties assigned)

  • Prepares and updates patient records as required by physician(s)/practitioner(s) using electronic medical records (EHR) system.

  • Contacts patients regarding test results or other related reasons as directed.

  • Escorts patients to exam rooms and prepares patients for examinations and procedures according to physician preferences including the recording of vital signs of patients (pulse, blood pressure, height, weight, etc.)

  • Performing appropriate procedures such as phlebotomy, injections, EKGs, holter monitor, etc. and assisting the physician(s) and/or providers with other procedures as appropriate.

  • Administering medications and conducting patient education as required.

  • Maintains stocked, neat and clean exam rooms and common work areas on a daily basis.

  • Handles phone nursing when appropriate, to include triaging, pre-certs, referrals, calling in prescriptions, etc.

  • Adheres to established company policies and procedures (including the corporate compliance program), and follows state and federal regulations, such as OSHA and HIPAA guidelines.

  • Adheres to site-specific protocols and expectations.

Qualifications

Education: High School Diploma or equivalent required. Prefer vocational or college credits.

Experience: Minimum of one (1) year experience in a medical office setting required.

  • Required competency using EHR and Microsoft Outlook.

License/Certification: Current State of Tennessee Registered Nurse License Required.

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