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Registered Nurse, Cardiology Procedures (CarePoint East Medical Specialites) - Internal Medicine

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543 Taylor Ave. Columbus

Position Purpose:   

The Registered Nurse (RN) provides skilled nursing services to patients under the direction of a professional medical doctor, Nurse Practitioner, or Physician Assistant, and provides a variety of related services to maintain a safe, therapeutic environment.  The functions of the Registered Nurse are to collect patient health data, analyze the data to determine diagnoses, identify expected outcomes individualized to the patient, develop a plan of care that prescribes interventions to attain the expected outcomes, implement the interventions identified in the plan of care, and evaluate the patient’s progress toward attainment of the outcomes, working collaboratively with the healthcare team.  Performs professional nursing work of considerable difficulty including the care of patients as outlined by physicians and the objectives and policies of the organization.  Provides patient and family health education and health assessment

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Working within scope of license, develop and implement nursing plan of care for patients.  Communicate the plan of care to patients as prescribed by physician:  test results, scheduling of specialized tests and treatment modalities, prescription drug instructions and other patient education including procedures and/or disease processes.
  2. Using the nursing process, triage patient concerns via telephone and provide nursing advice.  Receive phone calls relating to appointments, urgent care, inpatient admissions, prescription refills and test results in accordance with clinic protocols and coordinate proper disposition of each.  Make pre and post procedure phone calls to patients.
  3. Obtain, review, verify and/or complete health care forms related to home health care, referrals, medical equipment and other patient/physician needs as appropriate.  Responsible for managed care authorization process and completes insurance and medical forms for patients or assist patients in completing the forms.
  4. Help maintain patient flow and workflow.  Work collaboratively as a team member of the clinic staff to provide a high quality and efficient service to patients and clinic. 
  5. Recognizes patient rights and provides for confidentiality of patient information and for dignity through own performance and in relationship with others. 
  6. Collaborates with other disciplines; promotes and supports research activities; and utilizes available resources to provide and improve patient care. 
  7. Responsible for ordering clinic supplies, making equipment recommendations, and assisting in ensuring appropriate billing of clinic services and supplies.
  8. Participates in medical staff meetings as required.
  9. Participates in quality improvement team efforts, including meetings to discuss quality assurance improvement initiatives.
  10. Participate in special projects as needed including but not limited to development of nursing documentation forms, development or procurement of patient education forms, quality assurance activities, etc.
  11. Observe patients and reporting changes in patients' conditions, such as adverse reactions to medication or treatment, and taking any necessary action.
  12. Measure and record patients' vital signs, such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse and respiration.
  13. Practices safety, environmental, and/or infection control methods.  Identifies and/or communicates any safety issues for the clinical equipment, building, follows-up to ensure completion.
  14. Coordinates patient care diagnostic testing, which has been ordered by physicians.  This may include communications with the OSU Medical Center. 
  15. Maintains patient areas and working spaces in a clean, neat and orderly manner.  Monitors use of supplies/medications; restocks as necessary and informs appropriate persons of needs for additional supplies. 
  16. Recognizes patient rights and provides confidentiality of patient information and for dignity through own performance and in relationships with others.
  17. Role may include assisting the provider with real-time documentation of each patient’s medical chart during his or her appointment. 
  18. Performs other related duties as required. 
  19. This position may be assigned to special projects or accountabilities when other priorities are identified.
  20. Travel may be required to accommodate staffing levels at other IM clinical facilities
  21. Other duties as assigned


  • Degree in Nursing
  • Current Ohio Registered Nurse license.
  • CPR certified
  • Skill in performing clinical and medical procedures.
  • Ability to maintain quality, safety, and/or infection control standards.
  • Knowledge of supplies, equipment, and/or services ordering and inventory control.
  • Knowledge of related accreditation and certification requirements.
  • Knowledge of appropriate procedures and standards for the administration of medications and patient care aids.
  • Ability to educate patients and/or families as to the nature of disease and to provide instruction on proper care and treatment.
  • Ability to prepare and process laboratory samples using established protocols.
  • Ability to observe, assesses, and record symptoms, reactions, and progress.
  • Demonstrative effectiveness in conveying information both in writing and verbally.
  • Demonstrates an understanding of job responsibilities and uses appropriate knowledge and skills to effectively complete work.
  • Must have high level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations.  Position continually requires demonstrated poise, tact and diplomacy.
  • Demonstrates courtesy to others and promotes mutual respect.
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
  • Work effectively with individuals and teams, able to contribute to and influence management.
  • Must be able to interact and communicate with individuals at all levels of the organization.
  • Analytical ability to gather and interpret data and develop, recommends, and implement solutions.


  •  Two or more years of nursing experience.
  • Knowledge of triage procedures, clinic, physician’s office and/or urgent care experience.

Interested candidates should e-mail their resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to osupjobs@osumc.edu or click here to submit that information.




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