Dec 15, 2023

Nurse-Clinic - MGC Neurology Spartanburg

  • Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
Neurology

Job Description

Summary

The Registered Nurse, under the direction of the Physician, utilizes knowledge and skills to provide direct age-specific and culturally appropriate patient care through the use of the nursing process based on knowledge of principles of growth and development, serves as a clinical resource, participates in patient and staff education, demonstrates leadership, and serves as a preceptor.

Minimum Requirements

Education

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program

Experience

  • N/A

License/Registration/Certifications

  • South Carolina RN Nursing License
  • Current CPR certification

Preferred Requirements

Preferred Education

  • N/A

Preferred Experience

  • 1-2 years healthcare experience.

Preferred License/Registration/Certifications

  • N/A

Core Job Responsibilities

  • Measure and record vital signs, takes patient medical history and chief complaint. Record information accurately in the medical chart.
  • Prepare exam and treatment rooms with necessary instruments and supplies.
  • Prepare and maintain supplies and equipment for treatments, including sterilization of equipment.
  • Assist with scheduling of tests and treatments.
  • Prepare patient for examination.
  • Phlebotomy, finger sticks, and collection of other lab specimens.
  • Assist the provider with exams and minor office surgery.
  • Adhere to and practice appropriate infection control policies and procedures.
  • Screens, manages, and follows up telephone messages from patients, referrals, and pharmacies.
  • Prepare and send prescriptions electronically per provider’s orders.
  • Performs waived lab tests, EKGs, and administers injections.
  • Applies dressing and remove sutures as ordered by the provider.
  • Explains patient’s problems, medications and procedures to patient.
  • Uses printed handouts, booklets, samples, examples, and videos computer programs as applicable.
  • Helps to maintain patient education material. Reviews educational material as needed
  • Use CPR skills when required.
  • Dispose of biohazard waste according to state standards.
  • Maintain OSHA requirements and practice OSHA standards.
  • Perform accurate, legal, and ethical documentation at all times.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Additional Information

Medical Group of the Carolinas (MGC) is a Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System’s physician group, made up of more than 600 physicians in more than 29 specialties and 38 primary care; serving Upstate South Carolina and western North Carolina. MGC has 90 locations, which include primary care, family medicine, internal medicine, specialties, pediatric OB/GYN practices, women’s services locations, and immediate care.

The medical network of practices includes family medicine, internal medicine, obstetrics, gynecology, pediatrics, immediate care, emergency medicine, inpatient medicine, allergy, medical weight loss, cardiology, cardiothoracic and vascular surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology, surgery, gynecologic oncology, infectious disease, maternal fetal medicine, occupational health, oncology, hematology, orthopedic surgery, palliative care, pediatric critical care, physical medicine and rehabilitation, plastic surgery, psychiatry, radiation oncology, rheumatology, vascular access and wound care.