The Private Diagnostic Clinic (PDC) of Duke Health is the world-class, multi-specialty physician practice comprised of 120 clinics located throughout North Carolina. The PDC recruits the top physicians and employees and retains them by offering competitive salaries and benefits and a supportive work environment where passion and purpose connect.
We are seeking an AMBULATORY CARE NURSE (RN) to be an integral member of the healthcare team and provide direct and indirect care to patients at the Urogynecology Clinic at 1200 Navaho Drive in Raleigh, NC. The schedule for this position is day shifts Monday-Friday with no weekends or holidays. This is an excellent opportunity to learn about ambulatory nursing as well as the very specialized field of urogynecology in a supportive environment. Nurses have autonomy as they conduct procedures and phone triage using protocols and policies, and the opportunity for professional development by advancing on the clinical ladder.
WE INVITE YOU TO APPLY IF:
You are compassionate, patient, and have top notch interpersonal skills and your goal is to promote patient’s well-being through exceptional nursing care.
You are detail oriented, conscientious and take pride in ensuring accuracy in your work.
You are collaborative and excited to be part of a multi-disciplinary care team.
Perform procedures under the supervision of physicians, assist the medical provider during examination, and provide patient care including pre and post-operative teaching.
Perform telephone and electronic medical record triage, provide medical advice and refill requests, complete insurance and FMLA forms, requests for prior authorizations, schedule appointments, review lab results and treat patients per protocols under the supervision of medical providers.
Collect/prepare laboratory and blood specimens, perform on-site Point of Care laboratory tests, prepare and administer medications as directed by a physician.
Plan, provide and document professional nursing care, utilizing the nursing process, in accordance with physician orders and established policies and procedures, under the supervision of the nurse manager, charge nurse or practice manager.
Collect and analyze patient data, make recommendations for nursing care plans, evaluate nursing care provided, document and communicate appropriately nursing actions taken and patient responses.
Monitor and initiate corrective action to maintain the environment of care, including equipment and material resources.
Participate in own professional development by maintaining required competencies, identifying learning needs and seeking appropriate assistance or educational offerings.
Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.
Work requires graduation from an accredited BSN or Associate's Degree in Nursing or Nursing Diploma program.
All registered nurses without a Bachelor's degree in Nursing (or higher) will be required to enroll in an appropriate BSN program within two years of their start date and to complete the program within five years of their start date.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
Knowledge of scope of the registered nurse, licensed practical nurse and all unlicensed assistive personnel
Knowledge of and appropriate application of the nursing process
Knowledge of professional theory, practice and procedures
Ability to assess nursing needs of acute and chronically ill patients and their families
Ability to independently seek out resources and work collaboratively
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships
Ability to communicate clearly with patients, families, visitors, healthcare team, physicians, administrators, leadership and others
Ability to teach patients and families in accordance with the nursing plan of care
Ability to use sensory and cognitive functions to process and prioritize information, treatment, and follow-up
Ability to record activities, document assessments, plan of care, interventions, evaluation and re-evaluation of patient status
Certain jobs in the Private Diagnostic Clinic may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.
The Private Diagnostic Clinic is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
The PDC aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values
The intent of this job description is to provide a representative and level of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the total of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees may be directed to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description
Internal Number: 1112
About Duke- PDC
The Private Diagnostic Clinic (PDC) is the physician practice of Duke Health. It is one of the first and the largest academic multi-specialty group practices in the United States.
The PDC is a member-led organization with 1,750 members, and is governed by a Board of Managers.
As a professional limited liability company (PLLC), the PDC owns and operates more than 120 primary care and specialty care clinics throughout central and eastern North Carolina. Through a diverse and integrated network of providers, patients have convenient, accessible and high quality primary and specialty care close to home.
In addition to patient care, PDC members conduct cutting-edge research and train the future health care workforce as faculty in the Duke University School of Medicine.
The PDC collaborates with other entities within the Duke University Health System to expand opportunities and advance Duke's clinical, research and academic missions.