Staff Registered Nurse - OU Health Fountain Lake Family Medicine

Employer
OU Health Physicians
Location
Edmond, OK
Posted
Jan 14, 2021
Closes
Jan 15, 2021
Ref
1932132501
Profession
Nurse

Preparing for a Career Break

OU Physicians is Oklahoma's largest physician group and encompasses almost every adult and child specialty.
This position is located in Edmond, OK at Fountain Lake Family Medicine.
POSITION INFORMATION: Performs professional nursing duties such as physician assistance, sample collection, information
gathering, patient follow-up, data collection, medication administration, collaboration, patient education, emergency response, patient preparation, and sedation.

REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES:
  1. Physician Assistance. Assists physician during the examination as needed. Ensures that all information is available to the physician.
  2. Sample Collection. Collects samples from patients including blood, urine, etc. Prepares samples for analysis or shipment
  3. Information Gathering. Takes and records various readings such as heart and respiratory rate, blood pressure, weight, body temperature, etc.
  4. Patient Follow Up. Makes follow up patient appointments, or follows up on patient appointments. Answers routine questions from patients, family, etc.
  5. Data Collection. Collects all laboratory reports, data, and records
  6. Medication Administration. Under direction of physician or other medical personnel, administers medication to patients.
  7. Collaboration. Collaborates with other healthcare professionals to provide efficient quality patient care.
  8. Patient Education. Provides educational information to patients, family, etc.
  9. Emergency Response. Responds to and intervenes in emergency situations such as anaphylaxis, hypoglycemia, hypotension, hemorrhage, respiratory distress, etc.
  10. Personnel Supervision. Directs and evaluates the work of some personnel that may include Clinic Clerks, Medical Assistants, and other Nurses. Acts as a lead employee when work performed requires little or no direct supervision.
  11. Patient Preparation. Prepares patient for examination by having charts ready, etc.
  12. Sedation. Assists with conscious sedation of patients.
  13. As Needed. Performs various duties as needed to successfully fulfill the function of the position.


Education: Bachelor's Degree in Nursing

Certifications/ Licenses: State of Oklahoma Registered Nurse Licensure or the ability to obtain the licensure within 90 days of employment in the position, BLS and CPR certification

Equivalency/ Substitution: Will accept an Associate's Degree in Nursing and 24 months experience as a professional nurse (RN) in an assigned healthcare specialty.

Job Requirements:
  1. Physician Assistance. Assists physician during the examination as needed. Ensures that all information is available to the physician.
  2. Sample Collection. Collects samples from patients including blood, urine, etc. Prepares samples for analysis or shipment
  3. Information Gathering. Takes and records various readings such as heart and respiratory rate, blood pressure, weight, body temperature, etc.
  4. Patient Follow Up. Makes follow up patient appointments, or follows up on patient appointments. Answers routine questions from patients, family, etc.
  5. Data Collection. Collects all laboratory reports, data, and records
  6. Medication Administration. Under direction of physician or other medical personnel, administers medication to patients.
  7. Collaboration. Collaborates with other healthcare professionals to provide efficient quality patient care.
  8. Patient Education. Provides educational information to patients, family, etc.
  9. Emergency Response. Responds to and intervenes in emergency situations such as anaphylaxis, hypoglycemia, hypotension, hemorrhage, respiratory distress, etc.
  10. Personnel Supervision. Directs and evaluates the work of some personnel that may include Clinic Clerks, Medical Assistants, and other Nurses. Acts as a lead employee when work performed requires little or no direct supervision.
  11. Patient Preparation. Prepares patient for examination by having charts ready, etc.
  12. Sedation. Assists with conscious sedation of patients.
  13. As Needed. Performs various duties as needed to successfully fulfill the function of the position.