Clinical Nurse II - 10529-1A

Job description

Updated: Sep 1, 2020
Location: UC Irvine Campus
Job Type:
Department: NEUROLOGY

Job Opening ID: 10529

Reports To: Manager

Working Title: Clinical Nurse II

Department: Neurology

Bargaining Unit: NX

FLSA: Non-Exempt

Payroll Job Code: 009139

Job Location: UCI Med Center-Orange

Percent of Time: 100%

Work Schedule: 8-5, M-F

Employee Class: Career

Position Summary:

Under the direction of the Manager, the Clinical Nurse functions independently providing direct and indirect patient care based on the nursing process for the ALS/Neuromuscular clinic. Functions as a primary contact for patients. Provides education as needed to patients/family related to medical care, diagnostic procedures, medications, and other complex aspects of the plan of care. Assures that the continuum of care process is complete to include pre-procedure, therapy protocols, peri-hospitalization, anticipate discharge needs, and follow-up in the physician office. Supports the faculty, fellows and residents in clinic during patient care sessions. Oversee/coordinate multidisciplinary team clinic by facilitating efficient clinic workflow. Performs scheduling of office visits, assist with outpatient clinic procedures, in-person and telephone triage, care coordination, infusion coordination, prior authorizations for specialty drugs, patient education, and assist research personnel with research related procedures.

Compensation Range:

Hourly: $48.41 - $56.71

Department Website:

http://www.neurology.uci.edu

Required:

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships across the Health System.

Ability to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workload.

Must demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the job.

All external candidates must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.

Current California RN license.

Minimum of 6 months demonstrated nursing experience in an acute care or ambulatory care setting.

Ability to read, write and communicate effectively in English.

Ability to work variable shifts including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays.

Ability to maintain flexibility and work well in a constantly changing environment.

Must possess the skill, knowledge and ability essential to the successful performance of assigned duties.

Preferred:

Bilingual skills to communicate effectively with patients and families.

Understanding of JCAHO requirements.

Knowledge of University and medical center organizations, policies, procedures and forms.

Experience working in a fast paced clinic on patients with debilitating and usually life ending diseases such as ALS or Lou Gehrig’s Disease and Myasthenia Gravis (MG); working with patients with other neuromuscular diseases such as muscular dystrophy, Pompe disease, chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy.

Special Conditions:

Final candidate subject to background check. As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

UCI provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities upon request. For more information, please contact Human Resources at (949) 824-0500.

 

 

 

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Posted: 9/10/2020
Application Due: 9/19/2020
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