Primary Care RN, Carilion Family Medicine - Vinton

Vinton, VA, US, 24179

Job Summary

Make the most of your clinical skills at an organization that has earned numerous awards for clinical excellence. Based in Roanoke, VA, our community-based health care organization encompasses a comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and other complementary services.

 

Play an important role with a regional leader that inspires better health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. Realize the advantages of advancing your career with an organization where you can expect supportive leadership, state-of-the-art technological resources, inter-professional teamwork, and innovative learning.

 

Our Primary Care RNs provide practical nursing support in the delivery of quality care for the patient in a physician practice or clinic setting as directed by the physician or mid-level practitioner.

 

Primary Care RN job duties include, but may not be limited to the following:

 

  • Completes patient assessment to include height, weight, vital signs, chief complaint, current medications, etc.
  • Prepares patient for provider evaluation, including obtaining specimens, positioning for exams, listing medications, assisting during exams and diagnostic and therapeutic procedures.
  • Administers medications and injections as directed by the provider.
  • Maintains work area, exam, treatment and x-ray rooms and lab in a clean, safe manner; restock with supplies and instruments; sterilize reusable equipment as needed.
  • Documents patient information in the electronic medical record.
  • Provides patient teaching as indicated and directed by the provider, including lab results, diet instructions, medication instructions, appropriate follow-up, and reinforcing provider instructions as needed.
  • Assists with referral authorizations for specialists and pre-authorizations for testing and ancillary services.
  • Assists with lab procedures.
Minimum Qualifications

Education: Graduate of accredited program for registered nurses required.

Experience: One (1) year experience in a physician office preferred.

Licensure/Certifications/Registration: Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Virginia required.  Licensure as a Radiologic Technician Limited if performing radiology.  Current AHA BLS-HCP certification required.

Other Minimum Qualifications: Customer driven.  Demonstrates a positive demeanor, good verbal and written communication skills, and a professional appearance and approach.  Must have the ability to problem-solve and communicate with a wide variety of people in an effective manner.  Must exhibit skills to utilize automated computer systems, including electronic medical records.  Keyboarding skills required for automated computer systems, including electronic medical records.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.

 

 


Requisition Number: 30246 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: Carilion Clinic Family Medicine - Vinton 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. with rotating Saturdays 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

 


Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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