Mercy Health

  • Practice Nurse RN

    Requisition ID
    2019-791858
    Category
    Nursing
    Position Type
    Full Time
    Shift(s)
    Days, Evenings, Weekends
    Department
    MC Peds-Tesson Ferry at 270
    Location
    US-MO-Saint Louis
  • Overview

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    We’re a Little Different

     

    Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.  

     

    We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.

     

    At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.

     

    Responsibilities and Qualifications

    Plans, performs, organizes and directs patient care in a physician practice.Responsible for answering telephones and scheduling appointments.Be able to triage and evaluate all parents concerns and follow protocols for scheduling appropriate appointments. Interacts with the physicians, nurse practitioners, medical assistants and office staff to achieve the highest quality of patient care. Maintains accurate medical records in Epic.

     

    Triage phone calls as directed by physician.

    Assists with procedures and performs tests as directed by physician or nurse practitioner.

    Administers medications, vaccines and treatments as directed by physician or nurse practitioner.

    Documents all visits, telephone encounters, procedures, medications, and education in Epic accurately and in timely manner.

    Provides patient education as needed.

    Calls patients with lab test results and calls pharmacy. Ensure appropriate communication, including scheduling appointments, tests, ordering and documenting prescriptions, processing and documenting messages.

    Maintains and orders vaccines appropriately.

    Coordinate DME/Home Health referrals and authorizations.

    Assist with orienting of newly hired medical assistants.

    Other duties as assigned. Manages the Central Test Schedule data base by following up with parents. Assist with the Synagis program offered in this department.

    Qualifications:

    Because you’re committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That’s why you’ll bring to your role the right set of qualifications:

     

    Education: High school or GED; graduate of accredited RN school.
    Licensure: Requires current RN licensure in state of Missouri.
    Other: Customer service and computer skills required.
    Preferred Experience: Physician office experience preferred.
    Preferred Certifications: CPR

     

    We’ll Support You at Work and Home

     

    Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

     

    What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

     

    Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.

    Keywords

    RN, Registered Nurse, Practice Nurse, Clinic

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