Staff RN-PMCC- Athens, Ga

Job Number: 126827

Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital - Athens, Georgia
Shift/Schedule: Full-time


Description

JOB PURPOSE:

Performs a variety of patient care activities in accordance with established standards and practice.

 

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. Triage incoming telephone calls; responds to questions regarding medications and treatment instructions; coordinates telephone request to refill prescription drug medications in accordance with physician’s directions and protocols.

2. Administers prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with clinical nursing standards; observes, records, and reports patient’s condition; advises physician of patient’s adverse reactions to drugs and/or treatments.

3. Provides patient education and teaching under the direction of a physician; answers questions regarding diagnostic testing and treatment.

4. Dresses wounds according to standard clinical procedures.

5. Administers and monitors IV fluids and medications as necessary.


Requirements

MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:

Successful completion of an accredited registered nurse program OR bachelor’s degree in nursing.

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

None

MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW:

State of Georgia Licensure as a registered nurse required.



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