Carnegie Hill Radiology/SimonMed
Registered Nurse (RN)
GENERAL DESCRIPTION/POSITION GOAL: Reports to the Site Manager. Evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care. Assists physicians during examinations and procedures. Performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scop of practice of the registered nurse. Promotes patients’ independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to undersand conditions, medications, and self-care skills. Familiar with standard concepts, practices and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
JOB RELATED FUNCTIONS: Demonstrates competency in the performance of job related skills appropriate to his/her customer populations and departmental services.
CUSTOMER SERVICE EXPECTATIONS: Demonstrates competencies in customer service and an understanding of SimonMed’s code of conduct and culture.
EQUIPMENT: Utilizes and operates equipment and mechanical devices which provide for a functional, effective, and safe environment.
JOB RELATED AND PROFESSIONAL GROWTH: Adheres to policies, procedures, guidelines relative to departmental operations. Participation in specific activities for the promotion of self-growth or the enhancement of a positive image.
QUALITY: Applies the standards of practice/performance in the work setting to achieve positive outcomes.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Requires an associate’s degree and is certified as a registerd nurse. SimonMed Imaging requires valid CPR certification. Must be able to communicate effectively with physicians, patients, and the public and be capable of establishing good working relationships with both internal and external customers.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: This position may require duties including lifting and carrying up to 40 pounds, pushing and pulling more than 40 pounds, and requires pushing patients in wheelchairs, sitting for prolonged periods of time, frequent standing, walking, bending, reaching and occasional balancing and stooping. Good visual and auditory acuity as well as good manual dexterity and the ability to be readily understood are essential. Must be able to work in an environment with multiple deadlines and priorities. Must be able to work in a stressful environment. May be exposed to biohazards and chemicals as outlined in the MSDS Manual; and other hazards/unpleasant working conditions.
DRESS ATTIRE: Personal Scrubs (only approved color) or Business Casual