This is a nine month position (work mid-August till mid-May, off mid-May till mid-August). Hours may vary depending on clinic needs. Weekend rotation every 8-10 weeks from 11am-3pm in Urgent Care and occasional holiday coverage as needed. Additional hours may be required during peak periods. Schedule will be discussed at interview.
Assist with the delivery of patient care for University Health SErvices, primarily assigned to General Medicine.
Assists with the evaluation and care of patients to be seen by UHS providers. Performs department specific procedures and treatments such as EKGs, peak flows, vision testing, nebulizer therapy, ear irrigations, wound care, application of orthopedic devices, and crutch teaching. Assists with minor surgeries, participates in patient health teaching, and performs office nursing tasks. Exhibits customer service-oriented behavior and excellent public relations skills. Demonstrated professional and team oriented behavior.
Other related functions as assigned.
Licensed as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the state of Texas. One year of experience as a RN in a clinic or medical office setting. Experience with and a moderate comfort level using a personal computer. Demonstrated good communication, interpersonal skills, team-building skills, and professional demeanor. Demonstrated ability to successfully work with a diverse community and provide services from a non-judgmental perspective. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.
More than one year experience as a RN in a clinic, medical office, or college health setting. Leadership experience as a RN or other relevant position. Experience using electronic medical records. Demonstrated good communication, interpersonal skills, team-building skills, and professional demeanor.
May work around standard office conditions May work around biohazards Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Exposure to fumes, chemicals, sprays, and commercial items found in standard office conditions, medical clinics, and in repairs and maintenance.