Piedmont Healthcare Atlanta , GA 30301
Performs a variety of patient care activities in accordance with established standards and practice.
1.Triage incoming telephone calls; responds to questions regarding medications and treatment instructions; coordinates telephone request to refill prescription drug medications in accordance with physician's directions and protocols.
2.Administers prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with clinical nursing standards; observes, records, and reports patient's condition; advises physician of patient's adverse reactions to drugs and/or treatments.
3.Provides patient education and teaching under the direction of a physician; answers questions regarding diagnostic testing and treatment.
4.Dresses wounds according to standard clinical procedures.
5.Administers and monitors IV fluids and medications as necessary.
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:
Graduate of a nursing program
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
One (1) year nursing experience preferred.
MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW:
State of Georgia Licensure as a registered nurse required. American Heart Association BLS card is required.