The department of Surgery/Urology is seeking a Staff Nurse/Ambulatory. The RN in Urology is a member of the multidisciplinary team in a high volume clinic.
The primary job functions for this position will be triaging phone calls, refilling prescriptions, and completion of forms (FMLA or insurance, etc). Provide pre-operative and post operative teaching.
Will also be responsible for patient care and cross coverage including, but not limited to: room patients, obtain vitals and document health information in the AEHR. Set up and assist providers with procedures.
Sterilization of instruments/equipment, stock rooms, and pre-certification. Completion of task lists in a timely manner. All other duties as assigned.
Experience in nursing and/or patient care. Customer service. Critical decision making. Time management.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
No experience required.
Required License/Registration/Certification :
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