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Clinic RN

Durham Staffing Solutions Omaha, NE
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Job Description

Our client is searching for a RN to join their caring, compassionate, and fast paced office. This team member will be responsible for providing care to patients while adhering to compliance standards. The ideal candidate will be able to recognize patient needs and prioritize those needs with the needs outlined by physicians.  Our client offers a wonderful work environment and an outstanding benefit package.

Responsibilities:

  • Assure quality care by adhering to standards set by the physicians
  • Provide care education to patients in person or over the phone
  • Adhere to compliance guidelines throughout processes (OSHA, FDA, HIPAA)
  • Mixes and administers chemotherapy, hydration, and other medications under the direction of a physician
  • Assists physician with exams and procedures
  • Maintains efficient and appropriate patient flow in and out of rooms
  • Records patient data prior to each physician visit, including but not limited to, vital signs, height, weight, allergies, and medication changes
  • Maintains all exam room disinfection protocols
  • Assesses patients for changes in condition, including but not limited to abnormal labs, x-rays, scans, drug reactions, and initiates appropriate action
  • Completes all chemotherapy charge forms. Assures pre-authorization and appropriate consent forms are obtained prior to administration of therapies
  • Demonstrates knowledge of ambulatory infusion pump use and maintenance, cleaning pumps after use, and proper documentation of pump usage
  • Facilitates dose modification by assessing patient, assessing labs, consulting protocol or treatment plan, calculating dose, and consulting physician regarding dosage modifications, problems, and symptom management
  • Accesses implanted ports and maintains central lines catheter devices
  • Administers all medications/blood products using correct medication/blood product, dosage/amount, route, time, and technique
  • Displays appropriate technical skills for the administration of chemotherapy, medications, and blood products, to include, but not limited to: venipuncture, central line access and infusion devices.
  • Programs portable infusion pumps for continuous drug delivery and provides instruction to the patient and/or caregiver in the use of the pump at home
  • Documents nursing assessments, patient teaching and fluid and medication administration in the patient chart
  • Communicates all pertinent information and any interventions to the physician
  • Assures nursing charges are accurate and complete on patient fee slips
  • Acts as a resource to medical assistants
  • Triages patient phone calls as needed and documents relevant information in the patient's chart
  • Assesses patient/family needs and provides teaching and other instructional material
  • Demonstrates awareness of community resources available to patients and assists with referrals if necessary
  • Manages patient medication refill requests from the pharmacy telephone line and records the information in the patient chart
  • Follows OSHA guidelines when handling cytotoxic agents, biohazardous waste and any other material potentially infected with a blood borne pathogen
  • Maintains patient confidentiality

Qualifications:

  • Must be a Registered Professional Nurse with current licensure as required by state
  • Minimum two years medical-surgical or oncology experience preferred, will consider recent graduates
  • Experience with electronic medical records
  • CPR and BCLS Certification
  • Knowledge of OSHA, FDA, and HIPAA compliance
  • Candidate must be able to lift and position patients on endoscopy stretcher and transport patients
  • Oncology Nurse Certified (or willing to become certified after employment)

 

Job Details

Date Posted June 29, 2020
Date Closes July 29, 2020
Address NO WEEEKENDS
Located In Omaha, NE
Department OB-GYN
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, Varies, Based on Experience
Hours 40 hours per week; Monday - Friday - No Weekends
Positions Available 2
SOC Category 29-1141.00 Registered Nurses
Zipcode 68137
Name Personnel Consultant
Address 5830 S. 142nd Street
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68137
Phone (402) 827-8003
FAX (402) 827-8006

This job requires the following skills

  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Nursing Clinical Development
  • Patient Care Plan / Path
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Medical - Surgical Nursing
  • Nursing
  • Registered Nurse (RN)
  • Epic EMR
  • Medical Office Software
  • Nursing
  • Oncology

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