Covenant Health

Job Title
RN Clinic II
ID
3549785
Facility
Covenant Medical Management
Department Name
Knoxville Neurology Specialists

Overview

CMG

Registered Nurse, Knoxville Neurology Specialists

Full-time, 80 hours per pay period, Days (M-F)

 

Covenant Medical Group is Covenant Health’s employed and managed medical practice organization, with more than 300 top Physicians and providers spanning the continuum of care in 20 cities throughout East Tennessee. Specialties include cardiology, cardiothoracic surgery, cardiovascular surgery, endocrinology, gastroenterology, general surgery, infectious disease, neurology, neurosurgery, obstetrics and gynecology, occupational medicine, orthopedic surgery, physical medicine and rehabilitation, primary care, pulmonology, reproductive medicine, rheumatology, sleep medicine and urology.

 

Position Summary:

Provides professional nursing care within an outpatient clinic setting.

 

Recruiter: Whitney Mocsari || wmocsari@covhlth.com || 865-374-5384

Responsibilities

  • Adheres to established departmental policies and procedures, objectives, quality assurance program and safety standards.
  • Cooperates with other personnel to achieve department objectives and maintain good employee relations, interdepartmental objectives and infection control policies. 
  • Prepares patients for scheduled procedures and assists in patient assessment. Accurately records history and performs basic triage procedures per policy. 
  • Retrieves initial basic condition of patients, creates nursing history and reports to appropriate practitioner. 
  • Demonstrates sensitivity to patient's comfort and privacy by using the AIDET fundamentals of communication. 
  • Assists providers with examinations, procedures and other processes related to direct patient care. 
  • Maintains a safe, comfortable and therapeutic environment for patients/families during their visit.
  • Monitors and ensures accuracy of recording on patient medical records. Maintains all required reports, records, statistics, etc. 
  • Ensures an adequate stock of supplies and well-maintained equipment. 
  • Inspects area daily for compliance with policies, procedures, regulations and standards and takes corrective action when violations occur. 
  • Schedules all outside patient appointments per physician order and relays accurately to patients. 
  • Take calls from hospitals/nursing homes and relays appropriate information to practitioner in a timely manner.
  • Assure test results are received and relayed to the patient in a timely manner.
  • Completes medical orientation checklist. 
  • Initiates appropriate patient education. 
  • Collaborates with interdisciplinary team members. 
  • Implements care appropriate to diagnosis and per physician order.
  • Problem solves and coordinates clinic patient care with physician supervision.
  • Demonstrates competence in performing skills to include appropriate delivery of care according to the age-specific needs of the population served.
  • Maintain professional growth and development through seminars, workshops and professional affiliations to keep abreast of latest trends in field of expertise.
  • Collaborate with the patient, physician and other care team members as part of a team based approach to overall patient care. 
  • Perform other related duties as assigned or requested. 

Qualifications

Minimum Education:

None specified; however, must be sufficient to meet the standards for achievement of the below indicated license and/or certification as required by the issuing authority

 

Minimum Experience:

Minimum of three (3) years of professional nursing experience. Neurology experience preferred

  

Licensure Requirement:

Must have a valid Tennessee RN license. CPR and OSHA training annually.

 

 

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