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Nurse, Physician Center

Licking Memorial Health Systems
Newark

Job Description

Under the supervision of a Physician, provides to individuals and groups nursing care requiring the application of basic knowledge of the biological, physical, behavioral, social and nursing sciences. Job requires knowledge; skill and ability to provide care for neo-natal, pediatric, adolescent, adult or geriatric patient population.

Qualifications

Graduate of accredited School of Nursing program maintains current licensure in State of Ohio.

Functions within the scope of practice of nursing for registered nurse as defined by the Nurse Practice Act.

Maintains BCLS certification

Completes orientation as specified to acquire the necessary familiarity with LMHS policies, nursing procedures and techniques within assigned patient care areas.

Efficiently participates in case of emergency (code blue, fire, weather, disaster).

Demonstrates basic analytical ability to perform assigned tasks and gather and interpret data in situations that are not difficult or complex.

Demonstrates ability to provide care for young adult, adult and geriatric patients under supervision of a licensed physician, NP and/or RN.

Demonstrates knowledge, skill and ability to perform: phlebotomy, EKG, vital signs, medication administration by oral, med nebulizer, IM, SQ, routes for adults, ear lavage, monofilament, glucometer, occult blood, visual and auditory acuity, strep screen, urinalysis, urine pregnancy, specimen collection and preparation as applicable to the practice setting.

Demonstrates ability to proficiently operate various office machines including a personal computer, office computer systems (IDX, EMR, Meditech), fax, telephone, and photocopier.

Demonstrates ability to type proficiently.

Employment Type

FT

Schedule

1st shift

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