Provides patient care at Roper St. Francis Health Care sites, as assigned, using approved protocols. Facilitate the timely communication of clinical advice to patients electronically or by phone as directed by practice providers. Ensure all needed medical records are available to care teams and providers prior to patientï¿½s office visit. Coordinate with other team members to provide exceptional patient service. The RN should be proficient with eClinical Works (the EHR).
Education: Graduate of an accredited nursing school.
Experience: One to two years RN experience, preferable.
Licensure/Certification: New grad RNs with a BON temporary work authorization must obtain Registered Nurse license within 90 days of hire. All other RNs must be currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of South Carolina or holds a current compact/multi-state license as a Registered Nurse in a recognized NCSBN Compact State and is not a permanent resident of SC. Must have a current American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Provider Card.
Primary Source Verification: Yes ï¿½ LLR Stateor compact RN state licensing board.
Knowledge/Skills: Requires the ability to use clinical equipment including EKG machine, spirometer, Hemocue, Pulse Oxymeter. Must have basic knowledge of medication policy and procedure and effectively utilize assessment skills for triage and patient care. Must be able to assist physician with outpatient office procedures. Strong patient-centered focus. Effective verbal and written communication skills. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, employees and the public. Ability to organize and manage competing priorities. Ability to problem solve and show good judgment.
Contacts: Patients, physicians, other staff members of the healthcare system.