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Registered Nurse - RN - Sleep and Lung Clinic

SCL Health System Grand Junction, CO
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Registered Nurse - RN - Sleep and Lung Clinic-18005213 

 

Duties for Registered Nurse:

·        Conduct yourself in a courteous and professional manner at all times

·        Triage Patient Calls

·        Coordinate the execution of physician orders

·        Assess patient eligibility for the Lung Cancer Screening Program

·        Compile patient records for the Thoracic Oncology conference, coordinate the conference

·        Review incoming referrals, obtaining records and entering testing orders per protocol

·        Performing pulse oximetry, walking oximetry, six minute walk test

·        Verify completion of ordered testing and obtain appropriate records

·        Assist with prescription refills per protocol

·        Assist with clinic performed thoracentesis

·        Perform EKG testing

·        Rooming Patients

o   Patient ID and verification

o   Obtain and record a patient history

o   Cleaning Rooms, exam tables, (rooming processes assessed in practice specific competency)

o   Measuring Oral Body Temp-Electronic Thermometer

o   Measuring Pulse and Respirations

o   Measuring Blood Pressure (manual and auto)

o   Measuring Weight and Height

o   Normal Vital Sign Ranges

o   Abnormal Vital Sign Identification and Communication

·        Administration of Nebulized Medication

·        Administering Topical Medications

·        Preparing an Injection

·        Administering subcutaneous and intramuscular injections

·        Phlebotomy

·        Phone calls to and from patients, providers, medical companies

·        Exhibit understanding of HIPPA regulations and patient confidentiality

·        Demonstrate Universal Precautions

·        Perform medical aseptic hand washing

·        Use standard precautions while donning and removing PPI

·        Apply and Remove Clean Disposable Gloves

·        Manage Hazardous Waste

 

The information above is for summary purposes, and is not intended to be a comprehensive list of essential functions.

  

  • Associates degree in nursing, required
  • Bachelors degree in nursing, preferred
  • Valid license as a Registered Nurse in the State of practice, required
  • Possess a current Basic Life Support Certification, required
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, required
  • One (1) year of experience in a setting serving the same age/type of patient population served by this facility or department, preferred
 

Organization

: SCL Health Medical Group - Western Colorado, Grand Junction, CO

Primary Location

: CO-Grand Junction
Department: SMG PSO-SMMG-Lung & Sleep Center

Schedule

: Full-time

Shift

: Day Shift

Job Posting

: Jun 8, 2018, 4:28:43 PM
FTE: 1.0

 Nursing Professional (RN)

Recruiter

: Mary Murray

Job Details

Date Posted July 10, 2018
Date Closes August 9, 2018
Requisition 18005213
Located In Grand junction, CO
SOC Category 00-0000.00
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