RN Charge Nurse
Smith Arnold Partners
Are you looking for an opportunity where you will be responsible for providing professional medical care for patients under the supervision of a physician or advanced practice clinician? Our client is looking for an RN to assist in coordinating patient care at a busy OB/GYN practice.
Title: RN Charge Nurse
Salary: $65,000 +/-(Dependant on License, Ability & Experience)
Location: Roanoke, VA
Maintain timely patient flow.
Documents in-patient vital signs, test results, prescriptions called to a pharmacy, patient telephone conversations and files processed medical information in patient records.
Assists providers with procedures.
Implements physician requests.
Answers routine patient medical inquiries.
Acts as a resource to the patient inform the patient of information as directed by the provider and gather information from the patient to present a total picture regarding patient problem/concern.
Maintains exam rooms for necessary supplies, materials, and equipment. Ensures cleanliness of exam rooms.
Educates patients and their families about diagnostic procedures, nutrition, and maintenance of health and wellness.
Evaluates patient’s needs and determines the urgency of the appointment following medical provider protocol.
Schedules patients for surgical procedures and/or appointments in other departments and clinics.
Maintains patient confidentiality.
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing.
Valid license as a Registered Nurse in the state of Virginia
BSN strongly preferred.