Registered Nurse required for Urologist Rooms, Monday to Friday – Benoni, East Rand – Ref: 1195081
JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES / ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Perform general registered nurse functions. Ascertain and record patients’ vital signs, height and weight. Assists with minor urologic surgical procedures and prepares equipment for doctor.
Open and close office as required.
Accurately file patient files and retrieve files in preparation for next day (filing lab reports, etc.)
Clean and autoclave contaminated instruments and other supplies.
Keep exam rooms supplied and in order.
Order medical supplies in a timely fashion.
Dispose of Bio-Hazardous waste and regular waste.
Records medication allergies.
Prepare patient and or equipment for provider prior to his/her entering room.
Perform phlebotomies and injections.
Insertion of catheters.
Prepare sterile instruments for minor surgery.
Answer telephone, prioritize calls and coordinate service.
Assist with patient education re: diet, medications, etc.
Assist in capturing accurate patient demographic information.
Utilize computer system to schedule appointments and track referrals.
Accurately complete information for billing purposes.
Actively participate in all quality improvement ideas.
Maintain confidentiality of all materials handled within the rooms as well as the proper release of information.
Comply with the practice policies regarding issues of employee, patient and environmental safety and follow appropriate reporting requirements.
Demonstrate service excellence standards of performance in interactions with all customers (internal and external).
Demonstrate performance improvement in the following areas as appropriate: Clinical Care/Outcomes, Customer/Service Improvement, Operational System/Process, and Safety.
Demonstrate financial responsibility and accountability through the effective and efficient use of resources in daily procedures, processes and practices.
Comply with departmental policies regarding attendance and dress code.
Assist with procedures, handling changing responsibilities and priorities between back and front office.
Receives direct supervision from the Doctor with additional supervision from the Practice Manager.
Demonstrate mature, conscientious and professional behaviour.
Accept responsibility and follows instructions.
Other duties as assigned.
Registered Nurse required for Urologist Rooms, Monday to Friday – East Rand – Ref: 1195081
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