RN II Focused (ENT/Allergy)

Pinehurst Surgical Clinic   Pinehurst, NC   Full-time     Nursing
Posted on September 16, 2022
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Responsible for preparing and administering allergy serums both for immunotherapy and allergen testing. Will periodically (2-3 times per month) be asked to assist in OR setting as circulating nurse for ENT cases. RNs care for patients before, during, and after procedures.

  1. Attention to detail
  2. Maintains confidentiality
  3. Problem-solving skills
  4. Organizational skills
  5. Critical Thinking


Requirements

General RN Duties
  1. Preparing allergy serums
  2. Administering allergy serums
  3. Giving preoperative instructions
  4. Preparing patients for surgery
  5. Assisting the Surgeons when needed
  6. Sterilizing and marking incision sites
  7. Intervening when there are complications
  8. Administering medication
  9. Preparing the procedure and/or exam room

General Clinical Duties
  1. Helps patients by providing information, services, and assistance.
  2. Maintains medical supplies inventory and performing preventive maintenance to keep medical equipment operating.
  3. Verifies patient information by interviewing patient, recording medical history, and confirming purpose of visit.
  4. Prepares patients for examination by performing preliminary physical tests; taking blood pressure, weight, and temperature; and reporting patient history summary.
  5. Saves doctors' time by helping with office procedures.
  6. Secures patient information and maintains patient confidence by completing and safeguarding medical records; completing diagnostic coding and procedure coding; and keeping patient information confidential.
  7. Counsels patients by transmitting physician's orders and questions about surgery.
  8. Schedules surgeries by making arrangements with the surgical center; verifying times with patients; and preparing charts and pre-admission and consent forms.
  9. Maintains safe, secure, and healthy work environment by establishing and following standards and procedures and complying with legal regulations.
  10. Keeps supplies ready by inventorying stock, placing orders, and verifying receipt.

20. Keeps equipment operating by following operating instructions, troubleshooting breakdowns, maintaining supplies, performing preventive maintenance, and calling for repairs.

21. Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and reading professional publications.

22. Serves and protects the practice by adhering to professional standards; facility policies and procedures; and federal, state, and local requirements.

23. Enhances practice reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests, and exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

24. Carries out clinical duties as outlined in specific job description for CMA, RMA, CST, LPN, or RN, as applicable.

  1. 1-2 years of RN experience preferred
  2. Associate's Degree in Nursing
  3. Allergy experience preferred but not required
  4. Registered Nursing License
  5. Communication skills
  6. Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  7. Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  8. Excellent interpersonal skills