Sanford Health RN Ambulatory - ENT/Audiology in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: RN Ambulatory | ENT/Audiology | Sioux Falls

City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Department : ENT/AUDIOLOGY

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr

JOB SUMMARY

The RN functions within the scope and standards of nursing practice as outlined in the state specific Nurse Practice Act and Administrative Rules. The Sanford Nursing Practice recognizes the Scope and Standards of Practice and the Code of Ethics for Nurses with Interpretive Statements as published by the American Nurses Association as the foundation for nursing care delivery. The RN is responsible for utilizing the professional nursing process to provide individualized nursing care to adult and geriatric patients in an ambulatory setting. The RN cares for patients in all phases of preventative care, health maintenance, diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up as patients move in and out of ambulatory care settings. The RN is responsible for the coordination of care, patient screenings, patient education, triage, and various other medical interventions. A sampling of some of the specialized clinical skills that may be performed includes, but is not limited to, age related patient assessment and intervention, sterile field preparation, assists with minor office procedures and IV therapy. Potential to float to other departments. May delegate to licensed and unlicensed personnel within their defined scope of practice as well as students and new orients.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

The RN at Ear Nose and Throat is responsible for utilizing the professional nursing process to provide individualized nursing care to patients across the lifespan in an ambulatory setting. The ENT patient population consists of patients seeking diagnostic and consultative care and treatment of various otolaryngological diseases and disorders.The RN is responsible for the coordination of care, patient screenings, patient education, triage, and various other medical interventions. A sampling of some of the specialized clinical skills performed at ENT includes, but is not limited to, disorder/disease specific assessments and interventions, sterile field preparation, and assistance/monitoring during in-office procedures.Following a competency based formal orientation, clinical competence is expected. Refer to care center specific self-assessment orientation skills checklist for a delineation of specific skills and procedures performed.

QUALIFICATIONS

Currently licensed with the applicable State Nursing Board and/or possess multistate licensure privileges. Functions within the legal scope of practice. Obtains and subsequently maintains required department specific competencies and certifications (i.e. - BLS, etc.). BLS is required and must be obtained within six months of employment. Must obtain Minnesota licensure within 6-months of hire into position Bachelors Degree in nursing preferred. Minimum of one to two years of professional nursing experience in a clinic care setting preferred. In-depth knowledge of specialty area preferred.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Job Function: Nursing

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: req8656