The RN – Urgent Care reports to department leadership and is responsible for providing clinical care and services in collaboration with the physician(s), NP or PA. Performs a wide variety of patient care activities, accommodative services, and administrative functions to support the medical care of patients and families. Assists physician, NP and/or PA in all aspects of medical care, treatments and procedures, diagnostic and laboratory testing following established policies, procedures, and regulations. Participates in on-going quality assurance, maintains regulatory requirements, and assists in establishing and updating applicable policies and procedures. Provides support to orientation and training of staff and students. Demonstrates excellence in nursing practice characterized by quality patient care and participation in formal and informal patient, family, and staff education. Demonstrates effective use of time and resources. Provides coverage as needed to locations outside of primary work location based on operational needs. Performs other duties as assigned.
Experience, Education and Training Minimum: Current State license as a Registered Nurse (RN) or Registered Nurse holding a valid Compact State license. Pediatric or emergency room experience preferred. Knowledge and skills in nursing procedures. Interpersonal skills necessary for effective communication with physicians, nursing personnel, other clinician, and urgent care staff. CPR training and PALS training required or must be obtained within 90 days of hire. Ability to travel. Must provide record of a completed diploma (or equivalent) or academic transcript for those areas performing complexity testing.