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Advice Nurse

Location
Santa Ana, California
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
15 Feb 2021
**Description:**The Advice Nurse is a part of the health care team who provides virtual care to established patients. This position is a Registered Nurse who practices nursing via the telephone, utilizing the nursing process, input from physicians, and the organizationally approved telephone nursing guidelines and protocols.The functions of this position include electronic prescription renewal, triage to the most appropriate level of care, providing illness and injury advice and self-care intervention, identifying resources, consulting and referring, taking after-hour calls and performing nurse follow-up activities. The role requires practitioners to identify, estimate, rule out urgent symptoms, and recognize life threatening, emergent, urgent, acute and non-acute patterns in order to provide for safe timely dispositions of symptoms elicited and presented. All duties and responsibilities fall within departmental and organizational guidelines and are within the scope of practice as defined by the Board of Registered Nursing and in compliance with state laws and medical nursing standards of care.**Skills:**registered nurse, RN, advice, Triage**Top Skills Details:**CA RN LicenseMedical Terminology**Additional Skills & Qualifications:**100% Remote RoleEducation: Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing requiredMust possess and maintain a current RN license issued by the State of California Board of Registered Nurses, and other states as required.Clinical skills required are quite minimal. Will be working from a specified set of standard procedures.Demonstrated knowledge of the following:Scope of practice for RN's in the State of CaliforniaTyping and Computer Skills requiredMedical symptomology and what constitutes urgent/emergent careMedical terminology and abbreviationsUniversal precautionsClinical protocols for vital signsNormal values for vital signs (BP, Pulse, Respirations, Temps)Scheduling practices/referrals for physician offices preferredEffective teamwork practices between front and back office staffProfessional knowledge of clinical nursing protocols with emphasis in the areas of disease processes, emergencies, health sciences and pharmacology**Experience Level:**Entry Level**About Aerotek:**We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.
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Details

  • Job Reference: 232031159-2
  • Date Posted: 15 February 2021
  • Recruiter: Aerotek
  • Location: Santa Ana, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent