Essential Functions & Responsibilities
Function as a clinician, educator and resource for patients within their specialty of care and assist physicians with office procedures.
Triage incoming patients ensuring compliance with established admission/acceptance criteria. Direct appointments and referrals as determined by the current criteria.
Develop, implement and evaluate the standards of practice and care for the patient population.
Provide appropriate and timely documentation in the patient's electronic health record using standardized workflows and processes.
Answer questions and provide teaching to patients and family members.
Responsible for the development and ongoing coordination of care for patients.
Act as a consultant both within the institution and to outside agencies or groups.
Consult with individuals, families, community agencies or colleagues from associated disciplines or with nursing.
Current Iowa/Illinois license to practice as a Registered Nurse.
Five (5) years of nursing experience preferred.
Specialty certification preferred.
Ability to direct others and to exercise judgment in problem situations.
Creative thinking; analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making abilities; self-direction; theoretical implementation and evaluation.
Computer data entry experience.
BLS and Mandatory Reporter certification.
UnityPoint Health - 14 months ago