Staff Nurse (As needed) Vidant Internal Medicine, Nags Head, NC

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Vidant Medical Group

Part Time

Regular

Summary

About Vidant Medical Group

Vidant Medical Group is a reputable and established multi-specialty physician group that provides superior care for the health and wellness needs of eastern North Carolina's patients. With more than 350 primary and specialty care providers in more than 70 locations, quality health care is never far from home.

Position Summary

  • Will work closely with the physicians and other providers in the day-to-day operations of the medical office. Primary responsibility will be to maintain good patient flow. To do this, the office nurse must be able to anticipate patient needs such as appropriate testing, etc. and to perform these tests as needed. The office nurse must be able to work in partnership with other staff nurses such as clinical staff as well as be able to function along and should be a staff shortage. The office nurse must be able to work with multiple providers simultaneously.

Responsibilities

  • Assists the physician with patients, including:
    • performing initial patient assessment and planning nursing care
    • explaining preparations to the patients
  • Assists physician in all special procedures, including minor surgery as required.
  • Remove sutures, clean wounds and apply dressings as directed by physician.
  • Giving allergy shots, immunizations and medications prescribed by the doctor.
  • Lab work consisting of throat cultures, menatocrits, U/A stix and preparations for microscope.
  • Wash and dry instruments used and prepare sterilization as required.
  • Responsible for proper handling, storage and administration of medications stored in the office.
  • Responsible for some patient education, completing physical forms and referrals.
  • Assist in keeping large volume and variety of medical records.
  • File lab reports, check medical supplies, see drug and other salespeople.
  • Keep exam and treatment rooms clean and properly stocked with supplies.
  • Demonstrates the knowledge of skills to provide service appropriate to the age of the patient of the following development states: infant, child, adolescent, adult, elderly.

Minimum Requirements

  • One or more years experience as an office nurse in a family or internal medicine practice.
  • Must be willing to learn all aspects of the office operations, including computer input.
  • ACLS certification preferred.
  • State Nursing License required.
  • Previous demonstrated nursing experience, preferable in a physician practice.

Other Information

  • This practice is located at Vidant Internal Medicine in Nags Head, NC (Outer Banks).
  • This is a PRN (as-needed basis) position with no gauranteed amount of hours and it is not benefit eligible.
  • Current internal candidates will be given first consideration for this position.

General Statement

It is the goal of Vidant Health and its entities to employ the most qualified individual who best matches the requirements for the vacant position.

Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment screenings, which may include an occupational health screening, criminal record check, education, reference, and licensure verification.

We value diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.   Decisions of employment are made based on business needs, job requirements and applicant’s qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information and testing, family and medical leave, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other status protected by law. We prohibit retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint.

 

Contact Information

For additional information, please contact:

Tammy Davenport, Human Resources Specialist

Email: Tammy.Davenport@theobh.com
 

Tel: (252) 449-4545

Erin Forrest, Human Resources Technician

Email: Erin.Forrest@theobh.com
 

Tel: (252) 449-4544

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