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RN Clinic - ExpressCare Alaska

Company: Providence
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: November 16, 2021

Job Description:

Providence is calling a Registered Nurse (RN) Clinic (Uc Midtown Mso, Day Shift, 0.9 FTE) to Express Care MSO in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.In this position you will:

  • Maintains and reviews patient records, charts and other pertinent information. Interviews patient, documents chief complaint, measures vital signs and accurately records information in EMR. Communicates test results and instructions to patients per practice protocol.
  • Educates patient and family about diagnostic procedures, medications, chronic disease management and treatment instructions. Acts as a content expert and clinical resource by providing staff and patient education.
  • Uses critical thinking and triage skills to assess patient problems, both in the office and on the phone. Determines disposition of patient.
  • Establishes priorities in organizing daily activities, effectively manages patient flow and anticipates special equipment, solutions and miscellaneous supplies needed for various procedures.
  • Accurately documents all pertinent information regarding the patient in EMR.
  • Instructs patient in collection of samples and tests. Consistently demonstrates correct handling of procedure specimens per physician orders, including appropriate identification, labeling, dating and disposition of the specimen.
  • Maintains confidentiality of all information related to patients, medical staff, employees and as appropriate, other information.
  • Travel: May travel up to 10% of the time or between clinics as necessary.
  • Aligns practice with Safety and Quality: Accountable for safety, identifies and corrects problems, and integrates evidence, and best practice into nursing care; uses data and evidence to improve patient outcomes. Aligns patient safety, self-safety and environmental safety as equally important for best outcomes.
  • Engages in Professional Development: Engages in and models ongoing professional development; practices to the top of license within the legal parameters of the Nurse Practice Act, the Nursing Social Policy Statement, the ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses, and specialty standards. Promotes a culture of inquiry that explores, integrates and disseminates research and evidence based practice.Qualifications:Required qualifications for this position include:
    • Graduation from an accredited school of nursing
    • Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the State of Alaska required
    • Current BLS - Healthcare Provider (must be AHA accredited) upon hire for Urgent Care and ASCPreferred qualifications for this position include:
      • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
      • 2 years Hospital experienceAbout the Ministry you will serve.We're your faster way to well, with same-day appointments and extended hours seven days a week. We treat common conditions and offer convenient exams and lab tests. We're here when you need care for the stuff you just can't treat at home - a sore throat that won't quit, a soccer sprain, a stomachache that defies the pink drink. You get the idea. Come see us when you want fast care from folks who know health.We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit MissionAs expressions of God's healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.About UsProvidence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.Schedule: Full-timeShift: DayJob Category: Clinic/Ambulatory Care NursingLocation: Alaska-AnchorageReq ID: 319532

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