Staff Nurse - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States


Detailed Job Description

Under general direction, manages and directs nursing care activities and coordinates care planning with other disciplines.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Personal Characteristics

Knowledge of medical terminology
Customer service skills
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Ability to instruct/teach/tutor
Ability to receive telephone inquiries in a tactful, helpful manner
Ability to respond to emergency situations and unpleasant elements

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an approved RN program; supplemented with one (1) year related experience. A Missouri RN License is required.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Assists in triage of patients and informs physician of patient status; and responds to phone messages from patients and informs physicians as needed.

Delivers direct patient care; assesses patients physical, psychosocial and/or emotional needs; provides patient and family teaching; and assists physicians with office procedures.

Ensures efficient and coordinated clinic flow by coordinating and planning clinic activities; communicates patients’ needs; makes referrals; and serves as a resource person for insurance information.

Administers medications as assigned; serves as a resource person for knowledge of medication uses, side effects, and dosage; checks for proper medication order; documents medications; obtains required consent forms to administer immunizations; notifies pharmacies of physician approved prescriptions; reviews drug samples to ensure they have not exceeded the expiration date; labels sample drugs; and educates patients of medication administration.

Orders supplies; stocks and maintains patient’s rooms; and sterilizes instruments.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Keyword Phrases

  • Ob/Gyn-Bellevue Practice
  • Staff Nurse
  • Embrace inclusion in diversity
  • Jesuit institution
  • Research University
  • Medical Center Staff
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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