Senior Staff Nurse
Texas Tech University - Amarillo, TX

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Employees in this classification are responsible for providing professional nursing care in an assigned specialty or subspecialty clinic. They perform a variety of general and specialized nursing duties as part of a total health care team to provide the patient with complete evaluations.

Employees in this position generally assist the head nurse in the supervision of other clinic personnel and may substitute for this person in the event of his/her absence. May supervise and instruct subordinate nursing personnel. Receives supervision from head nurse or physician, functions independently within guidelines. May supervise ancillary nursing personnel in the performance of certain tasks, and assists in training personnel.

Work is performed under usual clinic conditions and requires a high degree of contact with patients, families, and other clinic personnel and outside professionals.

Major/Essential Functions

Collaborates care of patients with Reproductive Endocrinologist specialist and referring physicians; provides patient and family teaching; performs intrauterine insemination’s; monitors patients’ cycles and accurately instructs what action should be taken; must be available for weekend infertility call

Occasional Duties

occasionally substitute for the Head Nurse if he/she is absent; may supervise ancillary nursing personnel in the performance of certain tasks, and sometimes assists with staff training.

Qualifications

Education:
Graduate from an approved accredited nursing program.

License/Certification:
Current RN license in the State of Texas or have the ability to transfer your license to Texas.

Experience:
A minimum of two years of Staff Nurse experience in a specialty area.

Preferred Qualifications

prior experience in OB/ GYN clinic; prior experience in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility a plus.

Security Sensitive?
Yes

Security Level (TTU only)

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

If yes, are select agents used in this laboratory?

Pay Basis
Monthly (Exempt)

Job Type
Full Time

Campus/Unit
Texas Tech University HSC - Amarillo

Work Location
Amarillo

Zip Code
79106

Job Open Date
01/16/2013

Job Close Date
01/30/2013

Special Instructions to Applicants

Physical Demands

Salary Grade
805

Hourly Pay Range

Monthly Pay Range
3500

Internal Candidates Only?
No

Internal Cand Open Date

Internal Cand Closing Date

EEO Statement:
The entities of the Texas Tech University System are Equal Opportunity Employers and employ without regard to sex, race, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran, or other protected classes.

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http://jobs.texastech.edu: 80/postings/50925

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