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Clinic Nurse Coordinaotr / High Risk

Date: Jun 10, 2019

Location: Charlotte, NC, US

Company: Atrium Health

Job Req ID: 198221

Position Number: 00018865

Employment Type: Full Time

Shift: Day

Shift Details: Mon-Fri

Standard Hours: 40.00

Department Name: Myers Park OB Gyn

Location: Carolinas Medical Center

Location Details:  1350 South Kings Drive Charlotte NC

Carolinas HealthCare System is Atrium Health. Our mission remains the same: to improve health, elevate hope and advance healing - for all. The name Atrium Health allows us to grow beyond our current walls and geographical borders to impact as many lives as possible and deliver solutions that help communities thrive. For more information, please visit carolinashealthcare.org/AtriumHealth

 

 

Job Summary
Facilitates comprehensive nursing care in the Ambulatory Practice setting for at-risk obstetrical patients in Perinatal Region III, as defined by the N.C. High-Risk grant. Provides comprehensive care utilizing the nursing process through assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation in accordance with the CHS/Ambulatory Practice policies and procedures. Maintains clinical and professional competency as appropriate to the age, developmental stages, and special needs of the patients.

Essential Functions
  • Identifies patients appropriate for high-risk referral according to established criteria.
  • Integrates nursing and related assessments, diagnosis, and treatment plan by collaborating and consulting with the patient/family and multidisciplinary health care team.
  • Administers mediation.
  • Establishes nursing diagnosis by performing skilled nursing assessments which include related psychosocial review, significant histories, physical assessments, and screening.
  • Provides education and counseling to patient/family regarding identified health needs, health care activities, immunization requirements, medication effects/side-effects, and contraindications.
  • Evaluates patients/families response to education, counseling, treatment, immunizations, medications, and health services provided.
  • Performs as a role model and clinical resource for others, including the perinatal region, as a nurse clinician, charge nurse, and preceptor.
  • Plans and presents educational programs.
  • Assists in the development/achievement of departmental goals and objectives.
  • Functions as the nurse facilitator for the High-Risk grant and acts as the liaison for Perinatal region II.
Physical Requirements
Work requires walking, standing, sitting, lifting, reaching, bending, pushing and pulling. Must be able to lift and support the weight of 75 pounds in handling of patients and medical equipment and supplies. Must possess an intact sense of sight, hearing, smell, touch, and finger dexterity. Must have the ability to concentrate . Must be able to respond quickly to changes in patient and/or clinic conditions.

Education, Experience and Certifications
Graduation from an accredited school of nursing. Bachelors Degree required and current license to practice as a Registered Nurse or temporary license in the state of NC. BSN required. Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider (BLS HCP) from AHA.

 

At Atrium Health, formerly Carolinas HealthCare System, our patients, communities and teammates are at the center of everything we do. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion allows us to deliver care that is superior in quality and compassion across our network of more than 900 care locations.

 

As a leading, innovative health system, we promote an environment where differences are valued and integrated into our workforce. Our culture of inclusion and cultural competence allows us to achieve our goals and deliver the best possible experience to patients and the communities we serve.

 

Posting Notes: Not Applicable

Carolinas HealthCare System is an EOE/AA Employer


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