Job Opening
(Date Posted on CareerMatrix.com: 9/15/2017)

 
Job Title:   RN - Registered Nurse - Metro Health Grand Rapids Northeast * Days - 40hrs/wk
 
Job Info:   RN - Registered Nurse - Metro Health Grand Rapids Northeast * Days - 40hrs/wk

Highest Education Level Required:
Associates
Highest Education Level Preferred:
Bachelors
Degrees and Majors:
Bachelors in Nursing (Preferred)
This position is for the Metro Health Grand Rapids Northeast office located by M-44 and Knapp St. (East Beltline)  General Summary: Under the direction of the Office Manager and Medical Director, provides patient care by conducting patient assessments, administering treatment and medication, performing diagnostic tests, and arranging patient follow-up. Conducts telephone triage according to established protocols and records medical history completing documentation in medical record. Coordinates patient care acting as liaison with other organizations. Promotes and restores patient health by completing the nursing process. Collaborates with Care Team to facilitate care coordination.   Requirements: Michigan Registered Professional Nurse licensure required.Bachelor of Science in Nursing preferred. If hired after 8/1/2012 you will need to pursue and complete your BSN within 5 years from your date of hire.  Current Basic Life Support (BLS/CPR) provider—required. Previous outpatient experience preferred.  Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skillsExhibits creative problem solving and critical thinking skillsPossesses excellent time management, coordination and organization skillsDelivers clinical therapeutic services in the office setting appropriate for all agesAbility to triage and manage complex clinical issues utilizing assessment skills and protocolsAbility to work independently as well as in a team environmentCapable of adapting to changes in health care with the goal of improving quality, efficiency and cost effectiveness of careEssential Functions and Responsibilities: Conducts telephone triage according to established clinical protocols educating patients and guiding them to appropriate care.Maintains an active nursing appointment schedule for assisting providers in the management of patients with acute and chronic conditions.Identifies patient care requirements by completing the nursing process.Provides condition specific patient education and anticipatory guidance under the direction of providers.Assists care manager and provider in follow-up management of post-hospitalized or post emergency room visits.Screens patients for care opportunities and collaborates with treating provider to identify referrals to care management.Communicates and coordinates with care team on clinical issues related to patient care.Administers medication and treatment according clinical protocols and provider oversight.Maintains clinical documentation in the electronic medical record (EMR) and completes forms associated with patient care.Establishes a compassionate environment by providing patients with emotional support and comfort.Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection prevention and control standards.Maintains and protects patient confidentiality.#RN
More Info:   Apply Online
 
Salary:   Competitive
 
Job Category:   Medical / Health Care

Location:   Wyoming, MI
 
Type:   Full Time
 
Contact Person:   Human Resources
Title:   HR


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