Essential Functions: 1. Delivers safe patient care ? Employs evidence-based practice for nursing care and seeks best practices to promote optimal patient outcomes ? Identifies problems and seeks appropriate resources related to patient care ? Sets priorities to promote a safe and therapeutic environment ? Applies self-assessment and continuous learning to develops needed skills related to ambulatory nursing care ? Uses nursing process in managing the care of patients including assessment, interdisciplinary planning, implementation, evaluation of patient care, teaching, and discharge planning ? Recognizes emergent situations and takes appropriate action ? Develops time management skills and begins to perform patient care and activities in a timely manner ? Becomes knowledgeable of pertinent policies and procedures prior to performing new tasks, skills, or processes ? Complies with safety policies and procedures, including standard precautions ? Demonstrates an awareness and application of quality improvement monitors/indicators Page 2 of 7 ? Demonstrates an awareness of ambulatory care nursing practice standards ? Demonstrates basic knowledge of documentation ? Completes required courses in a timely manner ? Seeks assistance when appropriate ? Identifies problems and reports to appropriate healthcare team member ? Supervises and delegates patient care activities on assigned patients to ensure efficient and appropriate services ? Exhibits a collaborative practice style, communicating with various team members, disciplines to provide care needed by patients. ? Provides exemplary internal and external customer service and communication, exhibiting courtesy and respect at all times ? Verifies that documentation is complete and accurate for delegated tasks ? Suggest and supports change within the department/organization ? Begins to develop interdisciplinary relationships with the healthcare team ? Seeks out appropriate nursing, physician, or other healthcare team intervention ? Proactively care manages their patient population in accordance with policy, actively engaging in outcomes measures ? Performs other duties as assigned.
6000 Boonsboro Rd
Lynchburg, VA 24503