Clinic Registered Nurse Job in Allerton, IL
The Ambulatory Nurse utilizes a systematic approach to nursing by incorporating assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation in the practice of nursing. Provides healthcare to individuals, families, and communities within the RN scope of practice as defined by the Illinois Board of Nursing.
Full time, 32 hours or 4, 8s/week!
Provides and facilitates competent health care of patients and families in area of practice. Ensures adherence to established standards of care and scope of practice.
Ensures documentation of care is complete and accurate.
Provides health and wellness education to individuals and groups.
Acts as preceptor and supports the development of other staff and healthcare students.
Provides leadership for initiatives designed to improve the quality of care or clinical outcomes.
Assists Nursing Supervisor/coordinator in the development of departmental standing orders.
Provides patient education: diabetes, prenatal, immunizations, cardiac catheterization and spine injection
Performs EKGs, urine drug screening, flu testing, fetal monitoring, applies Holter Monitors
Performs telephone triage, provides telephone advice to patients
Administers allergy injections
Processes prescription refills per unit specific protocols
Assists providers with minor surgical procedures