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Nurse Clinician (RN) PRN Chemo Infusion Job
ROUND ROCK TX 78683
Category: Health Care Industry
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview

Job code: lhw-e0-90666763

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  Job posted:   Thu Jun 7, 2018
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Nurse Clinician (RN) PRN Chemo Infusion Job
The Nurse Clinician is recognized for clinical expertise in working with a defined group of patients, performs clinical activities including patient care, teaching, consultation, research and maintaining public relations within the institution and community. The Nurse Clinician utilizes the nursing process as the basis for patient care practice for a defined group of patients. The Nurse Clinician assesses and implements appropriate nursing care based on nursing assessment of age, developmental stage and physical condition. The Nurse Clinician provides effective patient/family education based on individualized learning needs. The Nurse Clinician participates in education, research and performance improvement activities to enhance and maintain personal and departmental qualifications. The Nurse Clinician is expected to (Essential Job Functions): IN-PATIENTS ASSESMENT OF ENTERAL TUBE NUTRITION


+ Conduct accurate reviews of the medical record and interviews patient and/or family to obtain pertinent data.


+ Conduct assessment of nasal-enteric feeding tubes of appropriate tip site placement.


+ Assess gatrostomy and jejunostomy sites.


+ Assess tolerance of enteral tub feeding and patient response to nutrition care plans.


+ Collaborate and/or confers with beside nurse, Nutrition Support physician, and/or primary service physician and Nutrition Support.


+ Document nutritional assessment and recommendations in the patients' medical record in a timely manner.


+ Participate in the Nutrition Support team follow-up of patients.


OUT-PATIENTS ENTERAL TUBE NUTRITION.


+ Assess the patient's feeding tubes and effectively collaborates with the Nutrition team to develop an appropriate care plan.


+ Triage feeding tube problems that are brought to the GI clinic attention.


+ Triage clinic nutrition consults.


+ Perform specialized procedures within written protocols appropriately as delegated by physician.


+ Document assessment, care plan and/or feeding tube procedure that is performed.


ENTERAL TUBE TEACHING.


+ Teach patients and family caregivers of the administration technique of enteral tube feeding.


+ Communicate with patient case manager/discharge planner or Durable Medical Equipment Company and primary care physician of patient.


+ Provide printed education materials and resource contact telephone numbers.


+ Document in the patient's medical record.


PARENTERAL NUTRITION TEACHING.


+ Teach patients and family care gives on the aseptic techniques of intravenous feeding.


+ Collaborate and coordinates teaching with Home Health Agency.


+ Communicate with patient case manager and primary service physician of patient/family nutrition education.


The ideal candidate for the Nurse Clinician role will keep abreast of current research and incorporates new scientific findings and treatment modalities in specific area of expertise into clinical practice. The ideal candidate for the Nurse Clinician Role will also take personal responsibility to understand, complete and maintain the professional and technical licensure/certifications required of the position and furnishes Scott & White with the necessary documentation to substantiate compliance.


+ Location/Facility - Round Rock, TX For more information on the facility, please click our Locations link.


+ Specialty/Department/Practice - Chemo Infusion


+ Shift/Schedule - PRN


+ Benefits - Our competitive benefits package includes*:



+ Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits


+ 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%


+ Tuition Reimbursement


+ PTO accrual beginning Day 1



*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level. Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation's exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it's accepting a calling!Qualifications


+ Associate Degree


+ Advanced Certification per Unit Requirement


+ Registered Nurse (RN) Certification


+ Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification




As a health care system committed to improving the health of those we serve, we are asking our employees to model the same behaviors that we promote to our patients. As of January 1, 2012, Baylor Scott & White Health no longer hires individuals who use nicotine products.


We are an equal opportunity employer committed to ensuring a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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