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Clinic RN - Coumadin Clinic - Full Time Days

Company: ProHealth Care
Location: Waukesha
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Job Description:

We invite you to begin your story with ProHealth Medical Group. With 15 clinic and urgent care locations throughout Waukesha County, you can be an integral part of improving the health of our community. Opportunities within ProHealth Medical Group range from family and internal medicine to specialty practices like allergy, cardiology, dermatology, OB/GYN, orthopedics, pediatrics, and podiatry.

If you're like us and are passionate about providing exceptional patient care, we'd like to meet you!

We Offer:

  • A culture that's warm, welcoming, and vibrant.
  • A team-oriented work environment where opinions are respected and teamwork is valued.
  • Leading-edge technology with opportunities to learn and grow.
  • Highly competitive wages, an outstanding benefits package and resources to help you further your education.
    Last year, our more than 5,000 employees and providers spoke up about their love for their jobs and the work that they do, leading Forbes to name ProHealth Care as a best-in-state employer in Wisconsin. We know that a welcoming culture is built every day, and we want you to be a part of it. After all, it's the way you should be treated.

    Watch this short video to get to know us better, imagine how you can help make a difference, and then #beginyourstory with ProHealth Care.

    Job Summary

    This Clinic RN is working within the Coumadin Clinic and utilizes the nursing process to deliver appropriate nursing care and procedures in the clinic setting. Performs nursing acts delegated by a physician, physician assistant or nurse practitioner. Oversees and acts as a professional clinical resource for the Medical Assistant/Clinic LPNs and other ancillary professionals. Act as the resource for data gathering and assessment, triage walk-in and call-in patients to the appropriate health care provider. Established protocols and processes will provide a consistent systematic framework for decision-making and positive patient outcomes.

    Responsibilities

    • Performs the duties of a R.N. in accordance with the Nursing Code of Ethics, The Nurse Practice Act of the State of Wisconsin and PHCMA Nursing policies.
    • Educate patients and family members on Coumadin, anticoagulation therapy, and other elements that are affected by anticoagulation such as diet, lifestyle changes, etc.
    • Review patient information and medication use; adjust patient medication based on laboratory results, patient diet, compliance and drug interactions; and monitor patient compliance.
    • Seek experiences, formal and independent learning activities to maintain current knowledge of anticoagulation therapy indications, dosing , adverse effects.
    • Performs lab tests including point of care INR testing and recording results. Ensures CLIA/OSHA compliance standards are met. Calibrate equipment to meet quality control standards, report and label malfunctioning equipment.
    • Provides health care advice to patients and family members utilizing the nursing process and triage protocols, makes nursing decisions and develops a plan of care based on a phone triage assessment and directs patients to the appropriate healthcare provider / facility.
    • Completes all documentation accurately, timely and efficiently for regulatory compliance and accurate billing. Follows protocol and routes documents to provider as required. Demonstrates skills necessary for proper documentation in the Electronic Health Record.
    • Administers medications appropriately using the "5 rights" of administration and "2 identifier system" for proper patient verification.
    • Performs therapeutic treatments and other health screenings as required by the provider or specialty area.
    • Make sure exam rooms and procedure areas are clean, orderly and meet organizational and regulatory compliance standards.
    • Responds to urgent and emergency patient care situations as required under RN nursing practice.
    • Assists in the control and maintenance of clinic medications, supplies and equipment. Report low supplies, expired supplies and necessary equipment repairs to clinic leadership. Records the use of medications maintaining counts and controls.
    • Performs patient teaching and discharge instructions adhering to the documentation and provision of the after visit summary.
    • Makes follow up calls to patients under the direction of established protocol and as directed by the physician/provider
    • Reviews test results and responds appropriately to provider, patient and others involved in care
    • Maintains and provides patient education materials
    • Monitors patient needs for prescription refills, follows required protocol with physician/provider
      What You Will Do:

      This Clinic RN is working within the Coumadin Clinic and utilizes the nursing process to deliver appropriate nursing care and procedures in the clinic setting. Performs nursing acts delegated by a physician, physician assistant or nurse practitioner. Oversees and acts as a professional clinical resource for the Medical Assistant/Clinic LPNs and other ancillary professionals. Act as the resource for data gathering and assessment, triage walk-in and call-in patients to the appropriate health care provider. Established protocols and processes will provide a consistent systematic framework for decision-making and positive patient outcomes.

      What You Will Need:

      • Associate's degree in Nursing required.
      • Licensed as Registered Nurse in the state of Wisconsin.
      • CPR certification required.
      • Certificate of Anticoagulation Therapy Management Program preferred, must obtain within 6 months of hire.
      • 1-3 years clinical experience in a primary care clinic environment or 3-5 years clinical hospital, home care, community health RN experience preferred.
      • RN with anticoagulation management experience is preferred.
      • Ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing.
      • Previous experience in a clinic setting is preferred.
        About Us:

        ProHealth Care is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to an inclusive work environment and values the perspectives of our people. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability. #LI-CJ #LI #CA *CA

        Do You Fit at ProHealth Care?

        Here at ProHealth Care, we strive to be the best we can be, while continually improving the care we deliver. With patient care at the center of all we do, it is ingrained into our culture to attract the best and the brightest to ProHealth Care. We have a promise to our patients and employees: The way you should be treated. We live by this commitment and remain dedicated to creating a warm, safe and welcoming environment.

Keywords: ProHealth Care, Waukesha , Clinic RN - Coumadin Clinic - Full Time Days, Healthcare , Waukesha, Wisconsin

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