• Registered Nurse

    Job Location(s) US-NY-Old Westbury
    Posted Date 3 days ago(7/13/2018 4:16 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-1520
    Division
    Academic Health Care Center
    # of Openings
    1
    Position Type
    Staff
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Category
    Medical
  • Overview

     

    Committed to educating the next generation of leaders and to inspiring innovation and advancing entrepreneurship, NYIT enrolls approximately 10,000 students on campuses in North America, China and the Middle East. As a forward-thinking institution NYIT has pioneered educational practices to serve student needs since 1955. NYIT offers 90 undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees in 50 fields of study and is home to students from more than 100 countries and from 50 states. Its seven schools and colleges include: School of Architecture and Design; College of Arts and Sciences, School of Engineering and Computing Sciences; School of Health Professions; School of Management; College of Osteopathic Medicine, and the newly formed School of Interdisciplinary Studies and Education.

    Responsibilities

    • Interview patient for reason of visit, current medications, past medical history, take and document vital signs including height and weight, etc in the medical record.
    • Reviews medical records for completeness and updates accordingly.
    • Performs phlebotomy procedures and obtain cultures.
    • Review and administer immunizations as ordered by a physician, and CDC vaccine schedule.
    • Administer medication (oral and/or injection) as ordered by a physician, document in EMR accordingly, including placement and interpretation PPD.
    • Start IV and administer IV fluids as ordered by a physician.
    • Works collaboratively with practice physicians to ensure efficient medical record documentation through use of EMR.
    • Performs EKG’s, pulmonary function tests, finger sticks via glucometer, obtain referrals and preauthorization’s, etc. as ordered by a physician.
    • Review and processes lab requisitions and results within the electronic medical record.
    • Educate patients, families and/or caregivers under physician’s orders. Provides compassionate environment.
    • Maintains safe and clean work environment by complying w/policies, rules and regulations. Assist physician with procedures (suturing, casting, etc.)
    • Assist with research as assigned.
    • Train healthcare students and new employees.
    • Inventory supplies. Anticipates needs. Discard expired medications/supplies. Ensures proper operation of equipment, troubleshoots as necessary.
    • Ensure reports and all test results have been received prior to patient’s arrival. (i.e.: .outside labs, diagnostic tests; consult reports, etc.)
    • Maintains confidentiality and adheres to AHCC/FHCC HIPAA Compliance Program.Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending professional webinars, conferences and workshops.
    • Performs other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications

     

     

    • Registered Nursing Degree
    • Two years experience preferred
    • Registered Nurse License
    • CPR Certification
    • Knowledge of blood test procedures; triage procedures and disposal of materials; lab reports; and training procedures.
    • Skill in operation of EKG’s, audiometer, medical equipment
    • Knowledge of electronic medical records
    • Ability to prepare patients for medical examinations and procedures
    • Abiity to administer prescribed medications, via injection if necessary

     

     

     

     

     Please submit cover letter & resume for consideration

     

     

     

    EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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