Staff Nurse III Bellaire Clinic UTP
UT Health Science Center at Houston - Houston, TX

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Provides direct professional care as needed and provides a multidisciplinary assessment of each patient's psychiatric, psycho-educational and psychotherapeutic milieu and directs the delivery of care by other members of the treatment team.

Additional Summary Specific to Job
Candidate will support non-invasive cardiologists at the Bellaire Clinic in providing care to parients, helping ensure proper tests blood work, and perscriptions are ordered. In addition nurse will triage phone calls regarding followup care , questions, future appointments and test results. This position will also provide support for non-invasive testing for nuclear stress testing and stress echos. Coordinate patient care with physicians, nurses and other team memebers. Schedule sick visit appointments as indicated per protocols. Coordinate patient care follow-up appointments for abnormal state screen results and other abnormal laboratory testing. Collaborate with the referral coordinators for patient referrals. Coordinate follow up appointment s from hospitals and other outside agencies. Coordinate patient care needs with outside agencies such as home health agencies, schools and insurance agencies. Collaborate with pharmacies and physicians to identify area where pharamaceutical support may be appropriate. Document patient interactions via electronic medical records. Provide support for non-invasice stress testing for nuclear stress tests, stress echos, and exercise treadmill testing. Occassional starting of IV is required and assisting with contrast/buble studies for echocardiography.

Organizational Requirements
Bachelor's degree in nursing from an accredited School of Nursing plus two year of nursing experience, OR, Associates degree in nursing from an accredited School of Nursing plus four years of nursing experience, OR, Nursing diploma (three year program) plus three years of nursing experience.

Departmental Requirements/Preferences
Excellent communication skills, verbal and written. 5 years cardiology experience preferred.

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