Working in conjunction with the Practice Manager and Clinic Providers,
the RN assesses, plans, implements and collaborates with other departments/services
to ensure excellence in patient and family care, reflective of Campbell
County Health (CCH) & Campbell County Medical Group's (CCMG) mission,
vision and values. The RN will integrate clinic goals for improvement
across the care continuum. She/he coordinates and delegates patient care
activities, as appropriate, to other members of the health care team.
The RN practices within the framework of the Wyoming Nurse Practice Act,
American Nurses Association professional standards and National Patient
PRIMARY JOB DUTIES
- Performs patient assessment and documents in patient record.
- Utilizes the nursing process to adapt interventions to meet age appropriate
care, including physical, psychosocial and spiritual needs (when appropriate),
in collaboration with other members of the health care team.
- Implements and evaluates care interventions, delegates appropriately and
ensures documentation of interventions.
- Evaluates progress towards the prescribed plan of care and coordinates
the care with clinic providers and intervenes as necessary.
- Educates patient and families regarding current health status, plan of
care, and anticipated outcomes.
- Ensures superior ongoing patient satisfaction and customer service.
- Demonstrates efficient time management and prioritization skills.
- Maintains professional standards related to clinical practice, staffing
and continuing education.
- Practices fiscal responsibility and accountability.
- Maintains a clean and safe environment.
- May be required to work in other clinic environments according to distribution
of staff and patient loads.
- Adheres to CCH and CCMG policies and procedures.
- Must be free from governmental sanctions involving health care and/or financial
- Complies with the hospital's Corporate Compliance Program including,
but not limited to, the Code of Conduct, laws and regulations, and hospital
policies and procedures.
- Performs other duties as assigned.
Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
Licensure: Wyoming license.
Must have current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider CPR or
American Red Cross Professional Rescuer CPR within 60 days of employment.
Experience: Experience in ambulatory clinic nursing preferred.
Essential Technical/Motor Skills: Hand/eye coordination in order to give
injections, draw blood, start IVs, use computer, etc. Speaking clearly
to communicate with patients, families, physicians and staff regarding
patient condition and care.
Interpersonal Skills: Ability to develop positive interaction with patients,
patient families, physicians and staff in order to effectively care for
Essential Physical Requirements: Ability to lift and/or maneuver objects
weighing 40 pounds or less in the assessment and implementation of patient
care. Able to work varied shifts including evenings and week-ends.
Essential Mental Abilities: Must be able to assess a patient's condition,
formulate a plan of care, select appropriate interventions, evaluate patient
response to care/treatment and to explain/teach patients about their condition/recovery.
Requires higher level of mental faculties accompanied by short- and long-term
memory. Ability to function in stressful situations and prioritize to
complete job duties.