Clinic RN- LIFE Geisinger (Per Diem)
Posted on: November 22, 2021
Job Title: Clinic RN- LIFE Geisinger (Per Diem)Location:
Kulpmont, PennsylvaniaJob Category: RN - Registered Nurse, Nursing
and Nursing SupportSchedule: Per DiemWork Type: Part
timeDepartment: JM-LIFE Geisinger Kulpmont TeamDate Posted:
09/17/2021Job ID: R-18488Job SummaryAre you a RN looking to join
our team of Healthcare Heroes? Geisinger is hiring for per diem
Clinic RNs for our LIFE Geisinger Center in Kulpmont. LIFE
Geisinger is a program for adults 55 and older designed to give
seniors the support they need to live at home. LIFE Geisinger
offers a full range of health and medical services, at our day
centers. Our Geisinger nurses make a difference in the lives of the
people they see every day- our friends, neighbors, and family
members.Job DutiesProvides primary nursing support to the physician
and patient to assist in the diagnosis and treatment of the
patient's condition. Provides patient education, promotes an
understanding of the condition and adheres with the treatment plan.
The Registered Clinic Nurse, functions in the spirit of teamwork,
is accountable for the delivery of care utilizing skills learned in
the clinic. Assists other team members on the unit.
- Acts as clinic lead providing oversight of clinic flow and
- Triages patient sick calls to facilitate appropriate treatment
plan with providers.
- Obtains and documents patient medical history, chief complaint,
vital signs, and provides basic medical data base for provider, and
prepares patient for examinations.
- Oversees chart checks insuring that all patient completed
testing is available for provider visit.
- Assists providers in procedures as directed by provider to
facilitate accurate diagnosis and treatment.
- Monitor staffing levels to assure appropriate staffing based on
- Collects and prepares laboratory specimens and completes
associated paperwork to expedite laboratory studies with maximum
accuracy and efficiency.
- Executes and documents ongoing patient communication.
- Provides instruction to ensure patient's understanding of
medical condition and compliance with treatment instructions.
- Inserts, monitors, regulates and discontinues IVs as required
- Administers medications, IV push medications, and topical
- Routinely inspects and observes condition and operation of
diagnostic equipment and instrumentation to ensure proper operation
and identify need for preventive and corrective maintenance.
- May clean, sterilize and prepare instruments, according to
established protocols, to ensure required level of asepsis and
- Cleans and sets up Procedure rooms between cases, ensures
required level of asepsis, availability of appropriate instruments
and equipment, and preparation of patient.
- Educate staff and patients on all aspects of medication and
treatments as appropriate.
- Assists in all aspects of day to day clinic activity.Work is
typically performed in a clinical environment. Accountable for
satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all
organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in
this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent
typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the
job. Additional competencies and skills outlined in any
department-specific orientation will be considered essential to the
performance of the job related to that position.Position
DetailsThis position is per diem. The clinic is open Monday through
Friday from 830AM to 5:00PM.EducationGraduate from Specialty
Training Program-Nursing (Required)ExperienceMinimum of 1
year-Related work experience (Preferred)Certification(s) and
License(s)Basic Life Support Certification - Default Issuing Body;
Licensed Registered Nurse (Pennsylvania) - RN_State of
PennsylvaniaOur Purpose & ValuesOUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we
do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our
Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat
everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We
treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We
share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare
the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and
better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community,
and the nation. SAFETY: We provide a safe environment for our
patients and members and the Geisinger family We offer healthcare
benefits for full time and part time positions from day one,
including vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as
important, from senior management on down, we encourage an
atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. We are
an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and
Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will
receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated
against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran
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