Emory Healthcare RN, Cardiology, Riverdale, 8a-5p in Atlanta, Georgia
Job Title RN, Cardiology, Riverdale, 8a-5p
Job Requisition ID 71707BR
Operating Unit/Division Emory Specialty Associates
Campus Location ESA Cardio SHS Riverdale
Department 597620:ESA Cardio SHS Riverdale
Full/Part Time Full-Time
Work Shift Day
Specific Work Hours 8 AM - 5 PM
PRN Position? No
Job Description Capable clinician who has acquired broad experience in caring for patients, and has developed a sound understanding about the care of a particular patient population. Routinely uses acquired knowledge, theory, research and experience to respond to changes in clinical situations. Is able to apply the Synergy Model for Care in practice, and use this knowledge to personalize care for each patient/family. Serves as a resource to colleagues and strong advocate for patients/families.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing 24 months of recent nursing experience within the past five years. Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of Georgia.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS (Medium): 20-50 lbs; 0-33% of the work day (occasionally); 11-25 lbs, 34-66% of the workday (frequently); 01-10 lbs, 67-100% of the workday (constantly); Lifting 50 lbs max; Carrying of objects up to 25 lbs; Occasional to frequent standing & walking, Occasional sitting, Close eye work (computers, typing, reading, writing), Physical demands may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks
ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS: Factors affecting environment conditions may vary depending on the assigned work area and tasks. Environmental exposures include, but are not limited to: Blood-borne pathogen exposure Bio-hazardous waste Chemicals/gases/fumes/vapors Communicable diseases Electrical shock , Floor Surfaces, Hot/Cold Temperatures, Indoor/Outdoor conditions, Latex, Lighting, Patient care/handling injuries, Radiation , Shift work, Travel may be required. Use of personal protective equipment, including respirators, environmental conditions may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks
Background in cardiology, telephone triage, ambulatory nursing would be helpful. IV skills and experience performing bubble studies and Definity echos a plus.
Addendum to Job Description
This position is for a telephone triage nurse for a busy cardiology practice that employs 11 physicians over 4 locations. Primary duties would involve handling patient calls, implementing the escalation protocol. Other duties may include prescription refills and handling of prior authorizations for medications. Candidate would be involved in live patient management when deemed necessary.
Additional Job Details May be pulled to help with clinical patient care when deemed necessary.
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