Registered Nurse will provide direct patient care. This professional nursing role will require the ability to coordinate care for patients, triage patients, and work collaboratively with clinic providers, fellows, and staff. Will analyze more complex and ongoing patient assessments and data to identify patient needs. The RN II will assist individual patients, their families, and providers in developing the plan of care to meet patients’, their families’, and practitioners’ needs by prioritizing multiple nursing diagnoses and collaborative medical problems in to the POC.
Triage, assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of nursing care and patient education either by telephone or within the UAMS Interventional Pain Clinic. Delivers nursing care according to standards as defined by UAMS, American Nurses Association, (ANA), AR State Board of Nursing, (ASBN), and those set forth by nursing specialty organizations. Helps develop patient’s Plan of Care, (POC), per clinic standards utilizing assessment data. Evaluates the progress of patients’ toward attainment of desired outcomes. Administers medication following clinic standards and Nurse Practice Act. Verifies and evaluates care delivered to ensure care is consistent with standards and regulatory requirements. Monitors patients during and after procedures according to UAMS policies.
Required Experience: RN License, minimum of 2 year of registered nursing experience; basic computer skills required.
Peferred Experience: ACLS certification or obtain certification within one year of hire; knowledge or experience in PCMH.