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Travel Registered Nurse Job Bethpage, NY
Travel
Bethpage, NY
282955
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Posted by Tandym Health
Employer Tandym Group

Job Description

A Long Island-based healthcare services network is looking to add a new, licensed Registered Nurse (RN) for a great opportunity with their Internal Medicine team in Nassau County.

Responsibilities: 

The Internal Medicine Nurse (RN) will:

  • Provide clinical supervision to the Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) and Medical Assistants (MAs) on the Care Team
  • Assist with applicant screening, selection, training, providing feedback for performance evaluations, and providing information related to employee discipline and termination of staff
  • Administer prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with nursing standards and per orders
  • Plan, articulate, and coordinate care and interventions
  • Review patient charts for missing labs, reports, and/or open orders and reviews as part of care team huddles
  • Prepare equipment and aid the Physician during treatment, examination, and testing of patients
  • Verify chief complaint and take vital signs as requested
  • Review the Electronic Health Record (EHR) active medication list with patients
  • Coordinate outpatient work-up and or treatment plans when patient situation requires it 
  • Contact patients with test results and provide recommendations on cases per Physician determination and/or standards of care
  • Triage urgent same day or double booked appointment requests
  • Document progress notes in electronic health record within 24 hours
  • Manage in-basket requests and responds to all requests in a timely manner
  • Perform other job-related duties, as required

Qualifications:

  • 1+ year of Nursing experience in an Ambulatory and/or Hospital setting
  • Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing 
  • NYS Registered Nurse (RN) license
  • BLS certification
  • Knowledge of common Safety hazards and precautions to establish/maintain a safe work environment 
  • Knowledge of policies and procedures related to Infection Control, Environmental Safety, and Patient Confidentiality
  • Knowledge of Medical Chart Reporting
  • Solid assessment, clinical, and documentation skills
  • Patient oriented
  • Great interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Highly organized
Desired Skills:
  • Bachelor's and/or Master's Degree in Nursing
  • Cardiology background