AMBULATORY CARE NURSE - STUDENT HEALTH CLINIC

Location
Durham, NC
Posted
Apr 13, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

AMBULATORY CARE NURSE - STUDENT HEALTH CLINIC
STUDENT HEALTH CENTER-ADMINISTRATIVE

Nature of Responsibilities
Plan and provide professional nursing care for patients at the Student Health Clinic in accordance with provider orders and established policies and procedures.

Specific Duties% of Effort
1. Assess, identify and address patient concerns at each encounter(in person and/or over the telephone). Determine patient needs/concerns. Complete assessment as appropriate.Document acquired information/data concisely and appropriately in Electronic Medical Record in accordance with established guidelines.Schedule appointments based on patient acuity and needs, demonstrating appropriate clinical judgment. Provide patient education as appropriate. Assist patients with utilizing other resources within student health, university, medical center and community. Communicate with and contribute to the healthcare team as appropriate.40%

2. Plan and provide professional nursing care for travel clinic patients in accordance with orders and established policies and procedures to include the following: evaluate the need for travel vaccines based on patient's/group's itinerary, provide patient/group education regarding travel vaccines and travel risks, explain vaccine recommendations and requirements to patient/group, and administer travel vaccines as ordered by a provider or by standing order.20%

3. Plan and provide professional nursing care for allergy clinic patients in accordance with orders and established policies and procedures to include the following: review orders from allergist,communicate with allergist as needed, and administer vaccine as ordered or alter dose based on patient's response and allergist's order.20%

4. Administer vaccines/patient medications per provider order or standing order; administer and document medications and therapies according to established policies and procedures; document adverse reactions when they occur.10%

5. Assist other nursing personnel in the delivery of patient care; provider direction and guidance in the proper use, care and control of material resources; appraise quality and effectiveness of material and equipment and report results to head nurse; maintain standards of cleanliness in assigned area; observe activities of nursing staff and make recommendations to head nurse for improvement in the quality and effectiveness of nursing care given.5%

6. Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein 5%

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this classification. This is not intended to bean exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified.



Requisition Number
401137836

Location
Durham

Duke Entity
UNIVERSITY

Job Code
618 AMBULATORY CARE NURSE

Job Family Level
11

Exempt/Non-Exempt
Non-exempt

Full Time / Part Time
FULL TIME

Regular / Temporary
Regular

Shift
First/Day

Minimum Qualifications
Required Minimum Qualifications
Work requires graduation from an accredited Bachelors of Science in Nursing program. State of North Carolina licensure is required. Work requires a minimum of one year of nursing experience. Experience in college health or an ambulatory care setting is preferred.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
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Essential Physical Job Functions:
Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

Education
Work requires graduation from an accredited Bachelors of Science in Nursing, Associate Degree in Nursing or Nursing Diploma program. BSN is strongly preferred.

Experience
Requires 1 year of nursing experience. Experience in college health or an ambulatory care setting is preferred.

Liscensure

State of North Carolina licensure is also required.


Auto req ID

81499BR

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

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