Providence Health & Services RN - Clinic Float in Walla Walla, Washington
Providence is calling a Registered Nurse (RN) (Float, Family Medicine, Urgent Care , Internal Medicine, Day & Evening Shifts, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Medical Group in Walla Walla, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Consistently demonstrates adherence to the principles and requirements outlined in the Commitments and Compliance Integrity Program and any other organization or departmental materials related to compliance with laws, regulatory requirements.
Consistently demonstrates adherence to Medicare and Medicaid regulations which directly or indirectly relate to the performance and job expectations.
Employee demonstrates knowledge of PSMMC/PMG’s policy on Patients Rights and Responsibilities and respects these rights and responsibilities in carrying-out daily activities.
Actively participates in departmental and organization performance improvement activities.
Demonstrates leadership by performing his/her work in a manner that meets or exceeds the level of care and service that PSMMC/PMG promotes to the communities we serve.
Participates in organizational and department specific practices to maintain a clean, safe and comfortable environment for patients and staff.
Adheres to safety precautions including hazardous wastes and proper sharps disposal.
Maintains the security and confidentiality of data and information used in performance of his/her daily duties conforming to organization policy, laws and regulations as appropriate.
Follows established policies and procedures to identify and reduce the risks of acquiring or transmitting infection.
Maintains positive working relationships and fosters a cooperative work environment.
Communicates effectively with patients, Providers and staff in a professional manner.
Cardiac device monitoring and analysis: Performs in office cardiac device interrogations (pacemakers, defibrillators, implantable loop recorders); Analysis of cardiac device function and appropriate settings; Analysis of cardiac rhythms; Provides detailed report of findings to providers; Monitoring and analysis of remote interrogations; Downloading remote reports.
Provides clear, concise, pertinent reports/information.
Documents interventions and evaluations of care accurately, objectively and timely.
Receives, transcribes, verifies and carries out Provider orders accurately and timely.
Contributes to the assessment of the patient by collecting information for an analysis by an MD.
Completes accurate vital signs. Completes delegated patient care activities per licensure and documents and reports variations.
Obtain and documents height and weight.
Implements with Providers the patient plan of care to include patient problems, goals, evaluations and interventions.
Incorporates cultural, educational and developmental needs into plan of care.
In collaboration with the patient/family, implements the plan of care.
Follows age specific standards, policies and procedures and standards of care in administering medications to patients per licensure.
Demonstrates ability to take emergency action as required.
Reports symptoms and significant changes in patients’ conditions to MD.
Provides for safety needs of patients.
Accurately transcribes and implements Provider orders per licensure.
Identifies appropriate community resources for follow-up care.
Reports and documents any unusual patient or administrative occurrence that may have an effect on the patient’s and/or staff’s wellbeing.
Handles conflicts and concerns. Seeks resolution in a timely and professional manner.
Works effectively as part of the department/unit team to facilitate department’s ability to meet goals and objectives.
Participates in quality improvement activities.
Performs quality control monitoring (i.e., One Touch II).
Delegates tasks appropriately.
Evaluates care provided by Medical Assistant.
Ensures effective use of supplies/equipment – minimizes supply wastage. Documents and charges appropriately for services and supplies.
Ensures effective use Facilities. Promptly reports facility maintenance issues to appropriate personnel.
Is knowledgeable of unit functions and nursing care and shares this knowledge with others.
Welcomes and encourages new staff members and students.
Ensures effective use of time organizers and prioritizes care for optimal time management.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Associate's Degree in Nursing, from an accredited school
Current Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in Washington State as a registered nurse.
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certificate through the American Heart Association (AHA)
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- 1 year experience as an RN in an outpatient setting
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Medical Group is the largest medical group in Walla Walla, serving greater Walla Walla in southeast Washington state. Our internists, family practitioners, specialists and staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient – one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Clinic/Ambulatory Care Nursing
Location: Washington-Walla Walla
Req ID: 248090