Registered Nurse 2
Applies the nursing process to plan and implement the care of patients, including patient and family education and continuum of care planning. Effectively communicates pertinent patient/family information to the health care team. Collaborates in establishing patient goals and evaluates progress to ensure effective outcomes. Furthers professional growth by engaging in learning activities according to the Board of Nursing standards.
Welcome to Vanderbilt Primary Care North at One Hundred Oaks. We provide primary care and consultation services for patients in Adult Internal Medicine and Pediatric specialties and as well as sub-specialties in Acute Medicine and Palliative Care. There are four PODs within our practice with a total of 48 exam rooms and 4 treatment rooms. The patient volume for the overall practice is, approximately, 50,000 visits annually.
Our team-focused patient care model is delivered by excellent, highly skilled healthcare clinicians, including attending physicians, interns, resident physicians and fellows.
Our outstanding direct care and support team is comprised of Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, Patient Care Technicians, Medical Assistants and Patient Service Representatives. We strongly support and encourage opportunities for professional, knowledge and skill development in a setting deigned to promote best practice models of care and staffing.
We are committed to providing an excellent experience for our patients and a supportive, caring and engaging work environment for our staff.
Graduate of an approved discipline specific program (or equivalent experience) and 1 year relevant experience
Licensure, Certification, and/or Registration (LCR):
Shift: Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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NURSING PATIENT ASSESSMENT & EVALUATION (NOVICE):- Possesses sufficient fundamental proficiency to successfully demonstrate the ability to assess and evaluate patients in practical applications of moderate difficulty. Conducts primary care patient interviews and physical examinations. Demonstrates sufficient acumen to recognize problems, ask questions and to contact the patient's primary care provider and other members of the healthcare team. Has experience in gathering pertinent clinical data that aid in referral, treatment, or other primary care pathways.
CARE PLANNING (NOVICE):- Demonstrates ability to anticipate resource needs, identify distinct tasks, set priorities, schedule activities, meet deadlines, and organize work within areas of direct responsibility. Competently handles multiple assignments often simultaneously by prioritizing work into manageable and measurable units. Ability to adapt to changes to patient care and area needs with minimal disruption and loss of productivity. Follows up to assure problems and issues are resolved.
NURSING PATIENT EDUCATION (NOVICE):- Possesses sufficient fundamental proficiency in providing patient education in practical applications of moderate difficulty.
EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE (NOVICE):- Possesses sufficient fundamental proficiency to successfully search for evidence to answer clinical questions. Generally works under the direction of others while accomplishing assignments.
SUPPORTING COLLEAGUES (P2):
DELIVERING EXCELLENT SERVICES (P2):
ENSURING HIGH QUALITY (P2):
MANAGING RESOURCES EFFECTIVELY (P2):
FOSTERING INNOVATION (P2):