Medical Practice located in Washington, DC is seeking a Registered Nurse
HOURS: Monday - Friday 8am-530pm ( No weekends, No call, No holidays)
Experienced Registered Nurse
Current DC license as a Registered Nurse
Wound Care experience is ideal
Med Surge experience is ideal
Administers prescribed medications, treatments, and procedures in accordance with nursing standards. Observes, records, and reports patients condition and reaction to drugs and treatments to physicians. Dispenses medication as directed. Documentation is complete, accurate, and legible. Greets patients and prepares them for physician examination. Screens patients for appropriate information. Instructs patients in the collection of samples and tests. Prepares equipment and aids physician during treatment, examination, and testing of patients.
Directs and oversees nursing personnel in accordance with clinic, governmental and other regulatory standards. Develops weekly nursing schedule and makes daily nursing assignments.
Performs patient telephone triage, assesses needs, and coordinates needs with medical staff.
Educates patient and family about diagnostic procedures, medications, nutrition, and maintenance of health and wellness.
Maintains and reviews patient records, charts, and other pertinent information.