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RN / Per Diem - Southwest Medical Infusion - Treatment Center (Rancho) - Las Vegas, NV

UnitedHealth Group


Location:
Las Vegas, NV
Date:
06/23/2017
2017-06-232017-07-22
Job Code:
1764427
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RN / Per Diem - Southwest Medical Infusion - Treatment Center (Rancho) - Las Vegas, NV(Job Number:721568)
Description

There's an energy and excitement here, a shared mission to improve the lives of others as well as our own. Nursing here isn't for everybody. Instead of seeing a handful of patients each day, your work may affect millions for years to come. Ready for a new path? Start doing your life's best work.(sm)
 
Southwest Medical, part of OptumCare, is a multi - specialty group of physicians, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants consisting of over 300 providers, 21 medical health centers including six urgent care clinics, four convenient care centers, two lifestyle centers catering to older adults, an outpatient surgery center, home health, hospice and palliative care services,  plus E - visits and online options via Now Clinic telemedicine technology.  Southwest Medical offers patients compassion, innovation, and quality care throughout southern Nevada. Southwest Medical is headquartered in the greater Las Vegas, NV area.
 
The Urgent Care RN will receive operational direction from the Urgent Care Team Leaders. Provide and monitor quality patient care, in a critical care environment, utilizing the nursing process. Identifies, initiates and assesses the effectiveness for known and potential problems and evaluates outcomes. The RN is responsible for providing patient care using the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementing, evaluating and documentation of patient information to include vital signs, chief complaint, review of medications, allergies and interventions, including IV therapy and drug administration. 
 
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Prepares patient for exam, notes and documents responses to interventions and confers Provider
  • Anticipate provider needs for patient exam or treatments, such as set up for pelvic exam, or minor procedures as well as ensuring patient disrobes as appropriate
  • Ensure provider is assisted with in house procedures
  • Provides clinical intervention such as drug administration, treatments, IV Therapy, and procedures as ordered by provider
  • Initiates clinical follow through for patient care services, i.e. lab, x - ray, pharmacy, referral and telephone communication
  • Delegates and assists co - workers with duties, to include but not limited to floating to other areas
  • Responsible for compliance requirements such as laboratory QC management, waive testing, maintenance of crash cart and narcotic count as well as other requirements dictated by clinic needs
  • Cross train and work in 23 hour observation unit
  • Scheduling flexibility to meet clinic needs, rotating schedule
  • Per Diem staff are required availability at a minimum of 1 shift per week as business needs require
  • Position required to float to other SMA Urgent Care locations as needed
  • Strong Telemetry / EKG Experience is a must. (Must be able to read and interpret cardiac telemetry rhythms) 

Job Health Care Delivery (Clin Care)
Primary Location US-NV-Las Vegas
Other Location 
Organization OptumCare NV
Schedule Full-time
Number of Openings 1
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