Licensed Practical Nurse
About the Role
The Registered Nurse is a key member of the Clinic. This position is responsible for managing providers’ patient care plan, providing professional nursing care for patients and following established standards and practices. He/she demonstrates critical thinking skills, anticipates and plans to ensure all patients receive high quality, efficient care.
What You Will Do
Collaborate with physicians on patient care plan. Ensure quality of care by adhering to therapeutic standards; making or recommending necessary adjustments; following clinical standards of care set by state board of nursing, state nurse practice act, federal/state laws and other governing agency regulations
Request and maintain timely documentation for patient care to include physician orders, referrals, letters of medical necessity, prior authorization, etc.
Provide nurse education for patients in all aspects of care including administering medications and treatment instructions.
Review patients’ chart, verify documents, patient health history, chief complaint, vital signs, and health risk factors are complete and entered accurately into the Electronic Medical Record (EMR).
Assist physicians with any in-office procedures.
Monitoring and documenting treatment progress and patient response in the Electronic Medical Record
Review patient medication and verify information is current and updated as needed.
Maintains a cooperative relationship among health care teams by communicating information; responding to requests; building rapport; participating in team problem-solving methods.
Evaluates and updates nursing care plan/treatment plan, establishing new goals according to patient progress.
Other duties as assigned.
Maintains patient confidentiality and HIPAA compliance according to Federal guidelines.
What You Will Bring to the Role
Licensed AZ Registered Nurse
Preferred Education and Experience:
BSN degree preferred.
Experience working with special needs children.
Required Licensure/Certification/Specialized Training:
Fingerprint Clearance Card
Preferred Licensure/Certification/Specialized Training:
- Pay Type Hourly
- Required Education Bachelor’s Degree
- Job Start Date Wednesday, November 17, 2021