Allegheny Health Network
Job Description :
Provides clinical support between patients and physicians.
- Assesses patients and test results, reviews results with physicians and ensures patient communication regarding results and/or recommendations per physician order. (30%)
- Assesses health status/needs during the ambulatory visit or over the phone using interviewing skills and nursing knowledge. Formulates and communicates an action plan. Implements plan and/or action after discussion with responsible physician. (20%)
- Coordinates and schedules all patient testing including surgeries and coordinate OR schedule. Assess blood work prior to surgery. (10%)
- Assesses learning needs of patient and family and provides education based on age, culture and willingness to learn. (10%)
- Provides clinical support during office hours. (30%)
- Nursing School Diploma
- Current PA licensure as an RN
- 2 years experience as a surgical RN
- BA/BS Degree
- Experience as an RN in the area of specialty, ambulatory experience, cardiovascular experience, and outpatient setting experience
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