RN Office Nurse

North Country Hospital Newport , VT 05855

Posted 1 week ago

Statement of Purpose: #In concert with medical professional direction, performs acts requiring education and training that are recognized jointly by the medical and nursing professions as proper to be preformed by registered nurses.# Assess the health status of individuals.# Establishes goals to meet identified health care needs.# Responsible for planning a strategy of medical or other health care needs.


Prescribes nursing interventions to implement the strategy of care as well as being responsible for their implementation


.# Evaluates responses to those interventions.# Delegates nursing interventions that may be performed by others.# Maintains safe and effective nursing care rendered directly or indirectly.# Teaches the theory and practice of nursing.# Develops individual guidelines for patient specific education.# Coordinates and administers nursing care for medical patients of all ages who present to the practice for care under the direct or indirect supervision of a provider.# Provides Triage both by phone for the patients who contact the practice and for emergent patients who present to the office by using approved algorithms of health assessment guidelines.# In cooperation with the Office Manager, oversees and supervises the practice of nursing.# Assists providers in the clinical treatment of scheduled, urgent and emergent patients.# Works cooperatively with other patient team personnel in maintaining standards for professional nursing practice in the physician office setting.# Coordinates care with community and regional ancillary health services for extended needs of patients in cooperation with a care plan developed by the practice clinical team.

Job Requirements:
Vermont licensed RN. 1-2 years clinical experience in the office setting preferred.# Ability to greet and interact with public in a tactful, compassionate manner.ACLS Certification required.PALS Certification preferred.
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