Practice Nurse RN

Mercy Health - St. Louis, MO (30+ days ago)3.2


We’re a Little Different

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.

We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.

At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.

Plans, performs, organizes and directs patient care in a physician practice. Interacts with the physicians, nurse practitioners, medical assistants and office staff to achieve the highest quality of patient care. Maintains accurate medical records in Epic.

Responsibilities:
Triage phone calls as directed by physician. Routes calls appropriately and ensures calls in nurse pool in-basket are addressed timely. Reviews open encounters daily. Keeps INR reminders up-to-date.
Assists with procedures, performs tests, and administers treatments as directed by physician or nurse practitioner.
Documents all visits, telephone encounters, procedures, medications, and education in Epic accurately and in timely manner.
Provides patient education as needed.
Calls patients with lab test results and calls pharmacy. Ensure appropriate communication, including scheduling appointments, tests, ordering and documenting prescriptions, processing and documenting messages.
Maintains supplies and medications appropriately.
Follows established customer service guidelines.
May perform other job related duties as directed or when needs dictate.

Qualifications:
Because you’re committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That’s why you’ll bring to your role the right set of qualifications:

High school or GED; graduate of accredited RN school.
Requires current RN licensure in state of Missouri.
Physician office experience preferred.

We’ll Support You at Work and Home

Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.