The Department of Pediatrics seeks a Nurse Specialist to provide direct patient care and case management for the Pediatric Developmental Behavioral Section. The selected candidate will serve as a liaison between provider and patient clinic visits and will be responsible for evaluating and coordinating medical services/referrals. The ideal candidate will be self-directed and utilize critical thinking skills, communicate effectively orally and in writing, possess and demonstrate leadership qualities, be able to act independently, be self-motivated, perform many tasks simultaneously and problem solve tactfully and diplomatically. The selective candidate will be able to prioritize clinical situations, ensure orders are carried out in an expeditious manner, provide nursing input into patient care, facilitate communication between the specialty and ancillary departments and staff, and make appropriate referrals as needed. The selected candidate will work with a positive approach in a team environment and interact with residents, medical students, nursing students, and other learners on a daily basis to teach procedures and concepts that relate to nursing practice. The individual will conduct initial intakes with family (telephonic or in person) and score questionnaires and tests. In addition, the selected candidate will serve as an educator for the patient population and other family members regarding preventative health measures, disease, and disease management.
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The ECU Brody School of Medicine is affiliated with Vidant Medical Center. Vidant Medical Center is the flagship hospital for Vidant Health and serves as the teaching hospital for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.
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Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full time basis.
Graduation from state-accredited school of registered nursing and two years of nursing experience, with at least one year in the assigned specialty area. Must have a current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in North Carolina by the North Carolina Board of Nursing. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 002313
Organizational Unit Overview:
It is the mission of the Department of Pediatrics, East Carolina University Brody School of Medicine, to provide exemplary medical education/training of physicians in pediatric medicine at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Additionally, it is the mission of the department to provide model comprehensive primary and consultative subspecialty care to children of eastern North Carolina, to advance scientific knowledge through basic and clinical research, and to provide continuing medical education opportunities for physicians in the region.
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