Catholic Health Initiatives Office Nurse, RN (Chattanooga Heart - Main Office)Full Time - First SHift (2525001946) in CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee

Office Nurse, RN (Chattanooga Heart - Main Office)Full Time - First SHift (2525001946)

Description

Job Responsibilities

Coordinate quality patient care under the supervision of the physician(s).

Essential Functions:

  • Assess patient, collect appropriate data, and perform testing to prepare patient for physician visit.

  • Maintain patient flow through the clinic.

  • Forward test results and documentation to physician for review; execute orders as received. Notify patient of test results and ensure appropriate follow up per protocol.

  • Timely response to all patient care inquiries.

  • Complete patient refills as requested by both patient and pharmacy, ensuring appropriate labs are ordered as needed.

  • Patient and family/caregiver education.

Qualifications

Education:

  • Graduate from an accredited Registered Nurse program

Experience:

  • One year in a clinical nursing setting; cardiology experience a plus

License/Certification:

  • Valid Tennessee RN license

  • BLS certification

  • ACLS certification preferred

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates a commitment to service, organization values and professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times.

  • Adheres to and exhibits our core values: Reverence: Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for all creation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God and acknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us. Integrity: Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty and sincerity as a basis of trustworthiness. Compassion: Feeling with others, being one with others in their sorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of the human community. Excellence: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continually surpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.

  • Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times.

  • Adheres to organizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines.

  • Works collaboratively and supports efforts of team members.

  • Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interacts effectively with physicians, patients, residents, visitors, staff and the broader health care community.

NOTICE:

This position requires a criminal background check. Therefore, you may be required to provide information about you criminal history in order to be considered for this position.

Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers(F/M/Vet/Disabled)CBCHI

Job RN

Primary Location TENNESSEE-CHATTANOOGA-CHATTANOOGA HEART - MAIN

Daily Schedule First Shift

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required None

Req ID: 2018-R0157849