Registered Nurse - Lead - Family / Internal Medicine

Recruiter
Summit Medical Group P.A.
Location
Westfield
Salary
Competitive
Posted
23 Nov 2020
Closes
28 Nov 2020
Job role
Accountant
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
Job DescriptionEssential Job functions:Delivers direct patient care within the scope of licensure and in accordance with SMG policy.Assumes accountability for the quality of care, which he/she has delivered including maintaining standard precautions.Collects lab specimens according to departmental guidelines. Accurately labels specimens.Prioritizes patient care by implementing physician orders and nursing procedures.Documents appropriately in the Electronic Health Record (EHR).Assures all patients are correctly identified prior to providing and/or documenting care.Maintains efficient patient flow.Employs appropriate and timely use of Tasking in EHR.Schedules appointments appropriately and accurately according to department guidelines.Administers injections according to appropriate protocol. Documents injections accurately in EHR.Appropriately demonstrates telephone triage protocols and document in EHR.Effectively communicates problems, concerns or issues to the Office Supervisor/Manager appropriately and promptly.Ensures proper preparation for patient visit. Prepares pertinent information needed for patient visit.Obtains vital signs: BP, temp, pulse, height & weight accurately and completely as required. Documents appropriately in EHR.Reviews and updates medication list in EHR. Demonstrates understanding of prescription control and prescription refill procedures. Accurately and completely documents known allergies in EHR.Appropriately enters orders and schedules appointments in the Practice Management System (PMS) and EHR.Provides referrals and/or consult orders appropriately and in a timely manner in the PMS and EHR.Appropriately adheres to universal safety precautions when administering medications and disposal of medical waste.Maintains proficiency with department specific equipment, troubleshoots and reports malfunctions promptly.Facilitates transition of care to UCC/Hospital.Checks and maintains logs for emergency equipment according to policy.Assists in ordering and maintaining of all supplies as assigned.Demonstrates flexibility with various work schedules.Recognizes and performs duties which need to be performed although not directly assigned.General Job functions:Responsible for maintenance of staff and provider schedules in Shift Hound. Work with Office Supervisor/Clinical Coordinator to provide adequate staff coverage.Responsible for oversight of medical and office supplies and ordering of supplies.Monitor employee performance of staff assigned to office. Discuss concerns and issues with Office Supervisor/Clinical Coordinator/Clinical Practice Manager.Responsible for addressing and resolving patient complaints/issues. Communicate issues and resolution to Providers, Office Supervisor/Clinical Coordinator/Clinical Practice Manager. Bring concerns expressed by providers to Office Supervisor/Clinical Practice Manager.Notify Office Supervisor/Clinical Coordinator/Clinical Practice Manager of any potential health and safety hazards in the office. Responsible to place and follow through on Facilities/IT work orders related to the office setting.Physical Job Requirements: Pushing and pulling, taking frequency and weight into consideration.Physical strength to lift heavy objects, carts, or items, taking frequency and weight into consideration.Physical mobility, which includes movement from place to place on the job, taking distance and speed into account.Physical agility, which includes ability to maneuver body while in place.Dexterity of hands and fingers.Balance is maintained during climbing, bending and/or reachingEndurance (e.g. continuous typing, prolonged standing/bending, walking).Environmental Risks:Chemicals, Chemotherapy and FumesLoud noisesVibrationExtreme temperaturesConfined spacesAllergens: dust, mold and/or pollenMagnetic fieldsRadiationSharpsLatexBlood–borne Pathogens:Exposure to infectious hazards, blood, body fluids, non intact skin, or tissue specimensContact with patients or patient specimens is possibleUnplanned or unexpected exposureEducation, Certification, Computer and Training Requirements:Associates degree required. Bachelor's degree preferred.New Jersey State Nursing License and BLS certification required.Valid Drivers license and Auto Insurance, preferred0 – 1 years experience. 2–4 years experience preferred.Ability to communicate in English, both orally and in writing.Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.Ability to perform diverse work assignments with time limitations with a high degree of accuracy.Ability to use problem solving, critical thinking and priority setting skills.Experience with Standard Office Equipment (Phone, Fax, Copy Machine, Scanner, Email/Voice Mail) preferred.Experience with Standard Office Technology in a Window based environment preferred.Experience with patient care equipment preferred.Experience with EHR, Practice Management System and Departmental/Ancillary Systems preferred.Travel:Ability to commute to satellite offices as needed.Benefits*A friendly and fast–paced environment working with passionate peopleOutstanding growth opportunitiesTime OffMedical, Dental and Vision InsuranceShort/Long Term Disability, HSA, and Life Insurance401K plan with company matching contributionCash Bonus ProgramsRecognition and rewards programs to recognize successful teamsOther Perks & DiscountsCommuter and parking discount program to help you save (using pretax dollars)*Full Time Benefit Eligible Employees OnlyEqual Opportunity EmployerOur Companyprovides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, race, color, religion, creed, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression (including transgender status), national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy, military status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, and local laws.Safety DisclaimerOurCompanycares about the safety of our employees and applicants.Our Companydoes not use chat rooms for job searches or communications.Our Companywill never request personal information via informal chat platforms or unsecure email.Our Companywill never ask for money or an exchange of money, banking or other personal information prior to the in–person interview. Be aware of potential scams while job seeking. Interviews are conducted at selectOur Companylocations during regular business hours only. For information on job scams, visit, file a complaint at

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