Staff Rn-Prn, Float Pool-Piedmont Heart Institute-Atlanta GA.

Piedmont Healthcare Atlanta , GA 30301

Posted 3 months ago

JOB PURPOSE:

Performs a variety of patient care activities in accordance with established standards and practice.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
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.


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