Clinical RN - Adult and Family Medicine, On Call, Camp Springs Medical Center

Kaiser Permanente Temple Hills, MD
Description: To coordinate and monitor care of patients in the assigned clinical area.

Essential Functions:

Administers all oral and injecting medications in the assigned clinical area. Ensures narcotics and drug supplies are available in the assigned clinical area and assures the proper security of all narcotics and controlled substances according to KP standards and applicable regulatory laws. Initiates and monitors IV therapy to therapeutic and diagnostic procedures.

Provides ongoing assurance of functional emergency equipment and adequate emergency drug supplies. Responds to emergency situations throughout medical facility. Documents emergency situation to supervisor.

Coordinates, implements, and evaluates patient teaching plans for areas of diabetes mellitus, hypertension, anticoagulant therapy, therapeutic diet instruction, weight control, and other areas as designated.

Sets-up, performs, and/or assists with procedures as appropriate.

Coordinates recovery care of patients post sedation. Ensures safety measures are instituted for all compromised patients receiving care.

Triages walk-in patients as needed or assigned.

Supervises patient flow and directs other clinical support staff in the delivery of patient care within the Health Care Team (HCT).

Acts as a resource person to LPNs and Clinic Assistants.

Acts as patient advocate and resolves problem within HCT. Brings unresolved issues to Clinical Coordinator's attention if unresolved within the team.

Performs other related duties as directed.

Basic Qualifications:

Experience

A least one (1) year of current experience HMO or ambulatory setting is required.

Experience in IV therapy is required.

Education

N/A

License, Certification, Registration

Current RN license in appropriate jurisdiction is required.

Current BLS certification is required.

Passed a standard medication test is required.

Additional Requirements:

Proficiency in the use of applicable computer software.

Preferred Qualifications:

BSN is preferred.

Recent ambulatory Adult Primary Care preferred.

Primary Location: Maryland,Temple Hills,Camp Springs Medical Center 6104 Old Branch Ave. Scheduled Weekly Hours: 1 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun Working Hours Start: Varies Working Hours End: Varies Job Schedule: Call-in/On-Call Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: Non-Union, Non-Exempt Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Nursing Licensed Department: Adult and Family Medicine Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

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