Specialty Nurse - Cedar Rapids Specialty Clinic

UnityPoint Health

Requisition ID
2021-97367
Category
Nursing
Location
US-IA-Cedar Rapids
Address
855 A Ave NE
Affiliate
9200 UnityPoint Clinic Affiliate
City
Cedar Rapids
Department
Specialty- CR
State
IA
FTE
1.0
FLSA
Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift
Monday - Friday, 8am-5pm
Work Type (Portal Searching)
Full Time Benefits

Overview

UnityPoint Clinic

RN Specialty Nurse

Multi-Specialty Clinic

Monday-Friday, Daytime

 

Functions as a clinician, educator and resource for patients within their specialty of care and up to their licensure in scope of practice. 

Responsibilities

Responsibilities

  • Assist provider and other clinical staff with obtaining basic vital information preparing patient for examination, treatment and minor surgical procedures.
  • Demonstrates competence in the clinical skills necessary to carry out assigned job duties.
  • May be required to draw and collect blood and other samples from patients and prepare specimens for laboratory analysis.
  • Apply Nursing Process (assessment, diagnosis, planning, intervention and evaluation within licensure guidelines).
  • Telephone triage by providing and documenting advice for home care of illness/conditions; conducting follow-up phone calls regarding patient’s health and progress as necessary.
  • Responsible for tracking system for follow-up appointments related to office visits, laboratory tests and procedures to regularly follow patients monitoring disease status.
  • Administer vaccines and ordered medications by oral, IM,SQ or ID routes.
  • Schedule referrals for patients with specialist or outpatient as requested by the provider. Complete appropriate forms or requisitions needed for referrals or lab testing, including appropriate CPT/ICD-9 coding.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited program for Registered Nurses.
  • Current license to practice nursing in the State of Iowa/Illinois for Registered Nurse.
  • BLS Certification
  • Previous clinical experience preferred
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work as a team member.
  • Ability to understand and apply guidelines, policies and procedures.
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Job ID: 76680

Posted 20 days ago

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