Summary: Provides general nursing care to patients in the outpatient integrated clinical setting by utilizing a team based model.
Responsibilities: Include the following.
Initiates a patient education plan, including patient and family instruction, according to the individualized needs of the patient as prescribed by Physician
Participates in Quality Improvement (QI), Quality Assurance (QA) and Continuous Quality Improvement Activities (CQI) as appropriate.
Under the direction of the provider, executes standing orders to assure preventive, chronic, diagnostic and medication needs of the patient are met; facilitates the highest quality of care and efficient patient flow in a team based care environment.
Diploma from technical program or three years related experience and/or training or combination of education and experience. 3 years of primary care experience required. Hospital based or home health experience preferred.
Able to effectively communicate with physician and patients.
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Work Processing software, Electronic Medical Records software and Spreadsheet design software.
Certificates and Licenses:
Licensed Practical Nurse in Tennessee.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Apply Now