Occ Summary-THIS POSITION IS LOCATED IN KNIGHTDALE(east of Raleigh)Independently plan and provide professional nursing care for patientsin plans of care andestablished policies and procedures. Provide nursing ambulatory clinicsettings in accordance withthe medical and nursing services to patients and families in accordancewith the scope of the RNasdefinedby the North Carolina Board of Nursing.Work PerformedPlan, provide and document professional nursing care in ambulatoryPerform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.activities.Participate in own professional development by maintaining requiredDelegate tasks and supervisethe activities of other licensed and unlicensed care providers. Monitorand initiate corrective actionto maintain the environment of Participate in clinic or entitylevel performance improvementCollect and analyze patient data, make recommendations for nursing careSupport thedevelopment of other staff and formal learners.settings, utilizing the nursing process, in accordance with physicianorders and established policiesand procedures, under the supervision of the nurse manager, chargenurse or practice manager.plans, evaluate nursing care provided, document and communicateappropriately nursing actionstaken and patient responses.Assist other nursing personnel in the delivery of patient care andserve as a team leader.care, including equipment and material resources.competencies, identifying learning needs and seeking appropriateassistance or educationalofferings.Participate in the identification of clinical, operational and safetyrelated performance improvementopportunities.Knowledge, Skills and AbilitiesKnowledge of scope of the registered nurse, licensed practical nurseand Competent in BLSand/or other specialized life support requirements and their familiesKnowledge of and appropriateapplication of the nursing process Ability to use fine motor skillsAbility to assess nursing needs ofacute and chronically ill patients Ability to record activities,document assessments, plan of care,Ability to independently seek out resources and workcollaboratively Ability to navigate the entity to provide clinical carefor patients Ability to remainfocused and organizedAbility to withstand prolonged standing and walking with the ability toplan of careAbility to teach patients and families in accordance with the nursingAbility to establish andmaintain effective working relationships Ability to communicate clearlywith patients, families,visitors, healthcare team, physicians, administrators, leadership andothers move or lift at least fiftypoundsAbility to use the computer and learn new software programsrequirementsWorking knowledge of proceduresandtechniques involved in administeringWorking knowledge ofinfection control procedures and safety precautions all unlicensedassistive personnelKnowledge of professional theory, practice and proceduresAbility to use sensory and cognitive functions to process andprioritize information, treatment, andfollow-updesignated by work area or organizationinterventions, evaluation and re-evaluation of patient statusAbility to document and communicate pertinent information usingcomputer and/or paperdocumentation toolsroutine and special treatments to ambulatory patientsWorking knowledge and completion of appropriate TJC and otherregulatoryLevel CharacteristicsN/A
Full Time / Part Time
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Work requires graduation from an accredited BSN or Associate's Degree inNursing or Nursing Diploma program.All registered nurses without a Bachelor's degree in Nursing (orhigher) will be required to enroll in an appropriate BSN program withintwo years of their start date and to complete the program within fiveyears of their start date.
Twelve months of appropriate clinical experience is required. At amanager's discretion, employees with 6 months of experience who areexceptional performers may be eligible for this level.
Degrees, Licensures, Certifications
Must have current or compact RN licensure in the state of NorthCarolina. BLS required.