Clinic RN- Pulmonary Medicine
Company: Geisinger Health System
Posted on: January 26, 2023
Provides 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 by
+ 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.
+ Hours: 8am- 4:30pm
+ Travel: M ay need to travel to different local facilities
At Geisinger, the caring that we provide to our patients and
members also extends to you and your family. Our competitive
compensation and benefits package helps you and your loved ones
stay healthy, meet your financial goals and thrive professionally
+ Benefits: Geisinger offers a comprehensive suite of healthcare
benefits, including medical, prescription drug, vision and dental
coverage. And with our healthcare benefits, you'll also receive
care from one of the top innovative healthcare systems in the
country. Our suite of benefits supports you and your family in a
variety of ways, including coverage for same-sex or opposite-sex
spouses, domestic partners and their children and stepchildren.
+ Paid Time Off: Our generous paid-time-off packages allow you to
take the time you need to travel, rest, and care for and reconnect
with friends and family. We also offer paid military and parental
+ Diversity and Inclusion: We strive to create an environment where
our patients, health plan members and employees can be their most
authentic selves. Join one of our many Employee Resource Groups
(ERGs). ERGs provide opportunities for all Geisinger employees to
build internal and external networks and further develop
professionally. ERGs are formed around common identities but are
open to all employees.
+ Tuition Assistance: Up to $5,000 tuition reimbursement: We offer
tuition reimbursement towards both undergraduate and graduate
degrees.(Part time and Full Time Positions only).
Graduate from Specialty Training Program-Nursing (Required)
Certification(s) and License(s)
Basic Life Support Certification - Default Issuing Body; Licensed
Registered Nurse (Pennsylvania) - RN_State of Pennsylvania;
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification - American Heart
OUR 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 know that a diverse workforce with
unique experiences and backgrounds makes our team stronger. Our
patients, members and community come from a wide variety of
backgrounds, and it takes a diverse workforce to make better health
easier for all. We are proud to be an affirmative action, equal
opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment regardless to race, color, religion,
sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin,
disability or status as a protected veteran.
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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