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RN Family Medical Center

at UAMS (University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

RN Family Medical Center

Requisition ID

2021-75229

Category

Nursing - Outpatient

Position Type

Regular Full-Time

Department

ICE IMSL Family Medicine Center

Shift

Day Shift

Post End Date

10/16/2021

Overview

 

 

 

The Registered Nurse (RN) provides direct patient care to assigned patients. As a professional nurse, the nursing process is utilized in the provision of care. The RN practices within the limits of the Nurse Practice Act of the State of Arkansas and adheres to institutional policies, procedures and standards.

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity. We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving patient care and the lives of Arkansans.

 

UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:

Health: Medical, Dental and Vision plans available for staff and family

11 paid Holidays in addition to Vacation and Sick Leave

Education discount for staff and dependents (undergraduate only)

Retirement: Up to 10% matched contribution from UAMS

Basic Life Insurance up to $50,000

Career Training and Educational Opportunities

Merchant Discounts

Concierge prescription delivery on the main campus when using UAMS pharmacy.

Salary offered commensurate with experience

 

 

 

 

Responsibilities

 

 

 

Delivers nursing care according to the standard of care defined by UAMS, ANA and Standards for specialty patient population with support and mentoring by other team members; collects and documents assessment data; develops a Plan of Care (POC) per standard; Implements POC including medical order and interdisciplinary approach; Evaluates the progress of patient toward attainment of desired outcomes; Provides effective patient/family education/discharge planning; Administers medication per standard including drug information to patients/families; Acts as a resource/supports others; Delegates care based on ASBN Delegation Model, legal and regulatory requirements, specific job description and individual level of education and training; and Contributes to a positive work environment that is conducive to quality patient care and clinical education while serving as a resource for student nurses and staff.

 

 

 

 

Qualifications

 

 

 

Required:

Valid Registered Nurse license

graduate from an ASBN approved nursing program.

Assoc. degree, Bachelors in Nursing, Master's in Nursing or Nursing Diploma.

Direct RN Nursing Care experience of 1 year

This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant. Any criminal history will be evaluated in relationship to job responsibilities and business necessity. The information obtained in these reports will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.

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UAMS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and is committed to excellence.  If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by telephone at (501) 686-6432 and let us know the nature of your request. We will only respond to messages left that involve a request for a reasonable accommodation in the application process. We will accommodate the needs of any qualified candidate who requests a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

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Job Posting: 3061412

Posted On: Sep 20, 2021

Updated On: Oct 17, 2021