Careers

Registered Nurse (Temp)

August 24, 2018

Essential Functions:

  • Recruit, train and supervise all clinical and support staff for the Women’s Health and Pediatrics Departments, including Specialty services.
  • In conjunction with the Medical Director, develop, implement and monitor provider schedules to facilitate the smooth functioning of the Women’s Health and Pediatrics Departments (including Specialties).
  • Develop, implement and monitor support staff schedules to ensure proper coordination with provider schedules.
  • Respond to patient inquiries and complaints. Direct patients to appropriate support staff as needed.
  • Ensure compliance with all HIPAA privacy and security rules and regulations.
  • Provide clinical in-service training on an ongoing basis to Licensed Practical Nurses and Medical Assistants.
  • Oversee all daily operations with the department, including but not limited to nursing assignments, ordering medical equipment and supplies, emergency equipment, code cart & 02 tank upkeep, adherence to OSHA guidelines, availability of patient educational materials, etc.
  • Assist Medical Director in organizing, coordinating, implementing, and participating in quality assurance and peer review meetings.
  • Serve as liaison with other community agencies, health care providers, social services, schools, etc.
  • Assist the Medical Director in implementing, monitoring, and evaluating grant objectives.
  • Provide direct clinical care to patients when needed.
  • Assist with supervision of other clinical departments and ancillary services (i.e., lab, X-ray, etc.) when necessary.
  • Attend all meetings and training sessions as required.
  • Immediately report any problems or unusual occurrences to supervisor.
  • Practice accepted infection control measures in accordance with the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standards, and Center Policies and Procedures.
  • Perform other duties and projects as assigned.

Requirements

Minimum Experience and Skills Required:

  • Two years of clinical experience in ambulatory setting (clinic or community health center)
  • Demonstrated track record of organization, focus, and ability to work in a fast-paced clinic.
  • Working experience with electronic medical records software.
  • Computer literacy in a Microsoft environment: MS Outlook, Word and Excel.

Education, Licenses, and/or Skills Required:

  • Associates degree in Nursing.
  • Valid Registered Nurse License in New York State.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bilingual Spanish/English strongly preferred.
  • Bachelors’ degree in Nursing.
  • GYN and pediatric experience.
  • Experience with eClinicalWorks.

How To Apply

Please forward resume by email to careers@ryancenter.org, and reference the job title in the subject line.