RN Registered Nurse Clinic Specialty Lead - Ruan Neurology Clinic

Catholic Health Initiatives Des Moines , IA 50301

Posted 2 days ago

Job Summary

The Registered Nurse Clinical Specialty Lead provides routine patient care under the supervision of a licensed clinician. Provides nursing services to patients in a community health setting. Assists in providing education to the patients/family as needed. Responsible for the flow of patients through the medical service areas, and exercises frequent independent judgment. Performs with minimal supervision.

Key Responsibilities

  • Monitor the patient flow throughout the clinic areas.

  • Assist Practice Manager or Healthcare Provider with clinical staffing issue within department and/or related to other departments.

  • Delegate tasks to clinical staff and create the clinical staff schedules as requested.

  • Facilitate training and orientation to the clinical staff members.

  • Assess and triage patients for appropriate department within the clinic.

  • Accurately obtain health history and rectifies medications.

  • Serve as Interpreter between the patient and provider as requested.

  • Administer medications by oral, intramuscular, subcutaneous, intradermal routes, IV.

  • Follows nursing policies and procedures for Intravenous infusion.

  • Perform phlebotomy and collects specimen for various tests.

  • Educate patient and/or family on prescribed treatment regimens.

  • Perform Clinical Competencies.

  • Actively participates in quality improvement projects.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements / Qualifications

Education / Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred):

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required.

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing preferred.

  • Must have a current/valid RN license from the state licensing board.

  • May be required to have additional specialty certifications.

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) or Advanced Care Life Support (ACLS) required.

Experience (required and preferred):

  • 2 years related experience in a specialty clinic (e.g. Oncology, Neurology, Cardiology, etc.) required.
  • 2 years supervisory-level experience required.
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