CLINICAL NURSE II-DPC Float Pool-URGENT CARE

    Duke University
    Durham, NC
    Full-time, Part-time
    Similar jobs pay $21.75 - $32.00

    Job Description

    Duke Primary Care is the largest primary care network in the greater Triangle area with family medicine and internal medicine providers, and pediatricians in 34 locations throughout the Triangle.

    Duke Nursing Highlights:
    • Duke University Health System is designated as a Magnet organization
    • Nurses from each hospital are consistently recognized each year as North Carolina's Great 100 Nurses.
    • Duke University Health System was awarded the American Board of Nursing Specialties Award for Nursing Certification Advocacy for being strong advocates of specialty nursing certification.
    • Duke University Health System has 6000 + registered nurses
    • Quality of Life: Living in the Triangle!
    • Relocation Assistance!
    Clinical Nurse ll-DPC FLOAT POOL-URGENT CARE

    Independently plan and provide professional nursing care for patients in accordance with physician orders and established policies and procedures. Provide nursing services to patients and families in accordance with the scope of the RN as defined by the North Carolina Board of Nursing.

    Work Performed
    • Plan, provide, supervise and document professional nursing care utilizing the nursing process for patients in accordance with physician orders and established policies and procedures.
    • Use professional nursing judgment to individualize the plan of care based on assessment of the patient's baseline needs and response to care.
    • Delegate tasks and supervise the activities of other licensed and unlicensed care providers.
    • Assist other nursing personnel in the de livery of nursing care and act as team leader or charge nurse for a group of patients or an entire unit as assigned.
    • Monitor and initiate corrective action to maintain the environment of care including equipment and material resources.
    • Participate in own professional development by maintaining required competencies, identifying learning needs and seeking appropriate assistance or educational offerings.
    • Act as preceptor and support the development of other staff and formal learners.
    • Participate in the identification of clinical or operational performance improvement opportunities and in performance improvement activities
    • Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.
    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
    • Knowledge of scope of the registered nurse, licensed practical nurse and NCA knowledge of and appropriate application of the nursing process.
    • Knowledge of professional theory, practice and procedure
    • Assess nursing needs of acute and chronically ill patients and their families.
    • Independently seek out resources and work collaboratively.
    • Establish and maintain effective working relationships.
    • Ability to communicate clearly with patients, families, visitors, healthcare team, physicians, administrators, leadership and others
    • Ability to teach patients and families in accordance with the nursing plan of care
    • Use sensory/cognitive functions to process and prioritize information, treatment, and follow-up
    • Ability to use fine motor skills
    • Competent in BLS and/or other specialized life support requirements designated by work area
    • Record activities, document assessments, plan of care, interventions, evaluation and re-evaluation of patient status
    • Use computer and learn new software programs
    • Able to document and communicate pertinent information using computer and/or paper documentation tools
    • Navigate the entity to provide clinical care for patients
    • Withstand prolonged standing and walking.
    • Remain focused and organized
    • Knowledge of procedures and techniques involved in administering routine and special treatments to patients
    • Knowledge of infection control procedures and safety precautions
    • Working knowledge and completion of appropriate JCAHO and other regulatory requirements
    • Pre-employment Physical Capacity Testing required
    Level Characteristics-N/A

    Minimum Qualifications

    Education
    • Work requires graduation from an accredited BSN or Associate's Degree in Nursing or Nursing Diploma program.
    • All registered nurses without a Bachelor's degree in Nursing (or higher) will be required to enroll in an appropriate BSN program within two years of their start date and to complete the program within five years of their start date.
    Experience
    • Twelve months of appropriate clinical experience is required. At a manager's discretion, employees with 6 months of experience who are exceptional performers may be eligible for this level.
    Degrees, Licensures, Certifications

    Must have current or compact RN licensure in the state of North Carolina. BLS required.

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    Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

    Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

    Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essentialjob functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

    Nearest Major Market: Durham
    Nearest Secondary Market: Raleigh

    Posting ID: 552782230Posted: 2020-05-21