RN Registered Nurse - Urgent Care / Occ Med

Posted on Dec 8, 2018 by Ascension

Gloversville, NY 12078
Health Care
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time

We Are Hiring

RN Registered Nurse - Urgent Care / Occ Med - Gloversville Urgent Care - FT Days PRIMARILT DAYS BUT MAY BE REQUIRED TO WORK EVENINGS /WEEKENDS TO FILL STAFFING NEEDS. MAY BE REQUIRED TO TRAVEL TO DIFFERENT SITES. - Gloversville Family Health Ctr - Gloversville, NY

Why Join Ascension?

St. Mary's Healthcare in Amsterdam, N.Y., part of Ascension, features an award-winning acute care hospital, primary and specialty care centers throughout Fulton and Montgomery counties, more than 30 behavioral health services for persons in Fulton, Montgomery and Hamilton counties, a full continuum of physical rehabilitation services and a 160-bed nursing home. The organization has earned exceptional national rankings for excellence in medicine and has a continuing commitment to provide an exceptional patient experience.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with St. Mary's Hospital -NY, you will have the opportunity to provide direct nursing care to patients of the assigned clinic/practice in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.

You will:

  • Implements and monitors patient care plans. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate.
  • Serves as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.
  • Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders.
  • Assesses and coordinates patient's continued care needs with members of the healthcare team.
  • Responsible for ensuring all practice medical equipment is regularly maintained in accordance w/required regulations, recommends need for new and/or updated medical equipment; orders/stocks medication & supplies
  • Responsible for preparation of required patient medications used for site procedures
  • Responsible for prescription authorization within the EMR, including but not limited to review of the Prescription Monitoring Program & appropriate documentation/validation
  • Establishes rapport w/practice patients; assessing, evaluating, & documenting patient's physical, mental & educational condition within the EMR; provides patient education/teaching & prepares patient for required site procedures

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • Advanced Life Support obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date.
    • Certified BLS Provider obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
    • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the New York Department of Education obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification preferred.

Education & Work Experience:

  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor's degree preferred or Associate's degree required; Bachelor's degree preferred.
  • PREVIOUS SUPERVISORY EXPERIENCE REQUIRED.
  • PREVIOUS ER/ URGENT CARE EXPERIENCE PREFERRED.
  • MUST BE ABLE TO WORK IN A FAST PACED/ HIGH VOLUME ENVIRONMENT.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Mary's Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal opportunity to all applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.
State and Federal laws prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status or sexual orientation.
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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Reference: 600333995

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