RN - Registered Nurse - Children's Adolescent & Specialty Medicine Clinic

  • OU Health
  • Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Apr 03, 2024
Full Time Nursing

Job Description

Position Title:

RN - Registered Nurse - Children's Adolescent & Specialty Medicine Clinic

Department:

HB Children's Specialty Clinic

Job Description:

Clinic Hours: M- F 8A - 4:30P

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General Description:

Under general supervision, provides nursing care.

Essential Responsibilities:

Responsibilities listed in this section are core to the position.  Inability to perform these responsibilities with or without an accommodation may result in disqualification from the position. 

  • Using a standard data collection tool, obtains patient’s medical history through the interview process. 
  • Obtains vital signs and brief history of chief complaint.
  • Works with the patient and the family to develop a prioritized patient problem list and helps develop plan for care.
  • Maintains ongoing monitoring and assessment of assigned patients. 
  •  Admits, discharges and transfers patients. 
  • Administers medications. 
  • Performs treatments and procedures as directed by physician. 
  • Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders. 
  • Takes emergency action as required.
  •  Reports symptoms and significant changes in patient’s condition to appropriate personnel. 
  • Ensures that the patient/family educational needs are met. 
  • Evaluates the patient/family response to care and makes appropriate adjustments as needed. 
  • Uses available information to evaluate patient/family progress toward goal attainment. 
  • Will perform duties unique to the assigned Unit.

General Responsibilities:

  • Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

Education: Graduate from an accredited school school of nursing required.  Bachelor of Science (or higher) in Nursing Board Approved Program preferred.

Experience: no experience required.

License(s)/Certification(s)/Registration(s) Required:  Current RN License issued by the Oklahoma State Board of Nursing, or a current multistate compact RN License (eNLC).  Current Basic Life Support issued by the American Heart Association required upon hire.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:  

Relevant skills and knowledge of an RN.  Ability to resolve problems and successfully implement resolutions.  Ability to work well in a team environment to ensure quality patient care.    Excellent verbal and written communication skills.  Good computer skills and typing ability.  Ability to work effectively in stressful situations.

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