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RN Telemedicine Fayetteville Genetic Clinic Part-Time

RN Telemedicine Fayetteville Genetic Clinic Part-Time

Requisition ID 
2018-41256
Category 
Nursing - Outpatient
Position Type 
Regular Part-Time
Sub Category 
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Department 
ICE CORE CDH Telemedicine
Shift 
Day Shift
Posted Date 
2/10/2018
Post End Date 
3/11/2018

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Overview

Registered Nurse to promote wellness, improve outcomes, and self-care within a defined population of patients in an Outpatient Clinic.  The Registered Nurse (RN) provides direct patient care to assigned patients. As a professional nurse, the nursing process is utilized in the provision of care. The RN practices within the limits of the Nurse Practice Act of the State of Arkansas and adheres to institutional policies, procedures and standards.

Responsibilities

The RN will provide patients support, education, and assistance in the prevention and/or maintenance of their disease and/or health and wellness state and will work with the individual patient, their families, and providers of care to develop and implement individual health plans, and provide support to the patient in self-management. Coordinate care and/or follow-up for patients who receive care in outpatient facilities. Coordination of prescription refill requests and patient education coordination in collaboration with physician staff. The RN will develop a specialty in patient care related to the clinics populations and acts as a resource. The RN will work with the providers and clinical staff to implement innovative approaches and set priorities to meet patient/family needs. Commitment to patient outcomes results in high levels of performance despite workload changes.

Qualifications

Required: Graduate of an accredited Nursing Program with Associates Degree, Nursing Diploma, Bachelors in Nursing, or Master's in Nursing.  Must have a valid RN License, minimum 0 - 1 year of Registered Nursing experience, excellent communication skills, basic computer skills, strong work ethics and accountability.  New Grads with valid RN License are welcome to apply. 

 

Preferred: 2 years or more nursing experience with current BLS.