Registered Nurse (RN) - Gastroenterology
Company: Federal Staffing Resources
Posted on: January 10, 2022
Registered Nurse (RN) - Gastroenterology job in Portsmouth,
Paid Time Off
Any U.S. state license honored
Registered Nurse (RN) - Gastroenterology Job Overview:
Provide telephone advice to patients and families based on accepted
guidelines and physician protocols for pre and post-operative
Provide remedial instruction one (1) to one (1) or in small group
situations for corpsmen that may require help with their basic
competencies such as intravenous (IV) administration, medication
math and administration, and injections.
Assist the physician and nurse case manager in performing medical
procedures in the GI Clinic, as needed.
Monitor patients undergoing treatment in the clinic for adverse
reactions and complications related to procedures and surgery, and
Maintain competence in the administration of moderate IV conscious
sedation via the NMCP moderate intravenous sedation class. The
certification includes a four (4) hour lecture and the completion
of three (3) moderate IV conscious sedation
procedures while under the observation of another certified
registered nurse and under the direct supervision of an advanced
practice provider with periodic competency review. The HCW can
perform their practicum within the GI Clinic setting. Sedation
training will be provided during normal working hours.
Respond on behalf of physicians, as necessary, to requests for
referrals and for continuing care from the Health Benefits Office
and discharge planners once the patient has been discharged from
the inpatient setting.
Use Composite Health Care System (CHCS) to schedule appointments,
enter orders, check drug information and check lab and radiological
Registered Nurse (RN) - Gastroenterology Job Qualifications:
1 year within the last 2 years as an RN working in a
gastroenterology/endoscopy or medical/surgical practice in an
outpatient acute care (hospital based) or ambulatory care
Graduate of a state accredited professional nursing program OR ACEN
or CCNE accredited program
AHA Basic Life Support (BLS), ARC Basic Life Support (BLS) for
Healthcare Providers, or Healthcare Provider Course by ARC or
RN Licensure: active, current, unrestricted. Any U.S. state.
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