1. Performs physical assessments of patients, including triage duties and advises on treatment or course of action by having knowledge of nursing care standards and principles. 2. Develops, implements, and manages nursing care plans in collaboration with physicians. 3. Interviews patients and records medical history to establish data for treatment plan. 4. Plans and coordinates the admission and discharge of all patients. 5. Instructs patients and families in proper treatment and advises patients on health maintenance and disease prevention. 6. Performs patient care procedures by following appropriate policy and procedure. 7. Records patients' medical histories and symptoms, operates medical machinery, administers treatment and medications, and coordinates patient follow-up and rehabilitation; assures all procedures for maintaining patient confidentiality are maintained per HIPAA guidelines. 8. Identifies education needed to assure competent delivery of patient care for oneself and others in the department. 9. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Experience of at least one year in a medical/surgical unit, ambulatory care, primary care (sub-acute facility) or a college health center. Dermatology RN experience preferred. Evidence of maintenance of professional skill and competency.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Experience of at least one year in a medical/surgical unit, ambulatory care, primary care (sub-acute facility) or a college health center. Dermatology RN experience preferred. Evidence of maintenance of professional skill and competency.
Required Skill/ability 5: Computer proficiency as it relates to the use of an EMR (electronic medical record).
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Registered Nurse
Required Skill/ability 1: Demonstrated experience as a registered nurse in an in-patient hospital unit.
Required Skill/ability 4: Outstanding interpersonal and written and oral communication skills.
Required Skill/ability 2: Demonstrated ability to multi-task and prioritize using the nursing process in a high volume out-patient environment.
Graduation from accredited school of nursing.
Internal Number: 63827BR
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Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.