Responsible for patient triage, patient education, and assisting physicians in the assessment of patient needs and treatment plan(s). Maintain chart documentation to ensure all information about patient is completed and documented correctly.
1.Adheres to and supports the mission, purpose, philosophy, objectives, policies, and procedures of Tenet Physician Resources.
2.Adheres to the Tenet HIPAA Compliance Plan and the Privacy Standards Confidentiality Agreement.
3.Demonstrates support for the Tenet Corporate Compliance Program by being knowledgeable of compliance responsibilities as expressed in the Code
of Conduct; adhering to federal and state laws, rules, regulations, and corporate policies and procedures policies that affect his/her specific job
functions/responsibilities; and reporting compliance issues/concerns in a timely and appropriate manner
4.Assists in the assessment of patient needs and treatment plan by taking vital signs, blood pressure, patient history, medication listing, and
determining chief complaint. Provide Physicians with assessments of patient condition.
5.Performs tests as directed by physician.
6.Prepares equipment and assists physicians with medical treatments, exams and medical procedures.
7.Draws lab specimens and prepares them for lab transport, including completion of lab forms and/or computer entry.
8.Administers prescribed oral medications and gives intramuscular and subcutaneous injections.
9.Assists with patient teaching and instructions.
10.Triages patients to determine which are emergencies and provides immediate support if deemed necessary. Notifies provider of medical emergencies.
11.Assist in the development and documentation of patient care protocols and procedures and patient education materials.
12.Compile and analyze variety of medical, statistical, and operational data and prepare reports for outcomes measurement and program efficacy.
13.Review treatment forms to verify data required to maximize reimbursement has been identified. Route relevant information from patient to
appropriate department personnel.
14.Ensure information is appropriately entered into Electronic Health Record.
High School Diploma or equivalent and completion of an accredited nursing program.
2 years of clinical in a physician office.
Current State RN license and CPR certification.
Primary Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Facility: Cardiovascular Associates of the SE (CVASE)
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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Internal Number: 2005025736
About Cardiovascular Associates of the SE (CVASE)
Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.