Allegheny Health Network
Job Description :GENERAL OVERVIEW:
Provides clinical support between patients and physicians.
Assesses patients and test results, reviews results with physicians and ensures patient communication regarding results and/or recommendations per physician order. (30%)
Assesses health status/needs during the ambulatory visit or over the phone using interviewing skills and nursing knowledge. Formulates and communicates an action plan. Implements plan and/or action after discussion with responsible physician. (20%)
Coordinates and schedules all patient testing including surgeries and coordinate OR schedule. Assess blood work prior to surgery. (10%)
Assesses learning needs of patient and family and provides education based on age, culture and willingness to learn. (10%)
Provides clinical support during office hours. (30%)
Nursing School Diploma
Current PA licensure as an RN
2 years experience as a surgical RN
Experience as an RN in the area of specialty, ambulatory experience, cardiovascular experience, and outpatient setting experience
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