Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is for the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Dermatology. This position is on the Medical School Campus.
-Retirement Savings Plan -22 vacation days -8 Paid Holidays -Sick Time -Tuition benefits for employee, spouse and dependent children -Free Metro Link/ Bus pass -Free Life Insurance -Health, Dental, Vision -Health Savings Accounts (HSA) -Long Term Disability Insurance -Flex Spending Plan -Other Benefits
Med School HR website (medschoolhr.wustl.edu)
Position provides direct patient care and education for patients receiving treatments, examinations, surgeries, etc., in medical office according to established procedures.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Utilizes the nursing process in assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating a plan of patient care.
Provides patient care, which may include administering medication, performing procedures, and monitoring patient status in accordance with approved nursing practice.
Provides appropriate counsel and education to patients/family regarding disease process and symptom management.
Maintains medical records requiring appropriate and timely recording of patient information.
Consults with members of the health care team, adjusting nursing care processes as indicated to ensure optimal patient outcomes.
Assists the health care provider with examinations, procedures, prescription refills, and other processes related to direct patient care.
Maintains required skills and competencies and participates in educational programs, staff meetings, and in services such as CPR as required.
Other duties as assigned.
Offers made for this position are contingent upon the successful completion of all required pre-employment screens, including a criminal background check, hair sample drug screen, and verification of required professional licenses, registrations, or certifications.
Internal Applicant Instruction:
This position is grade S26.
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
Graduate of an accredited nursing program with at least 2 years of related experience within a clinical specialty; completion of National Specialty Certification relevant to the area where working
Current Missouri RN licensure in accordance with Compact Act; Basic Life Support certification; advanced clinical skills (e.g., PALS, ACLS, IV Certification, Bone Marrow Biopsy) (Please Note: Online BLS certifications, those without a skills assessment component are not sufficient to meet the BLS requirements.).
BSN or MSN plus 3 years of nursing experience in a specific clinical setting, such as renal, pediatrics, medical oncology, etc.
Working knowledge of general nursing theory and practice with ability to recognize and interpret symptoms/conditions and ability to function in new and emergent situations; general knowledge and experience in an area of specialized clinical care
The hiring range for this position is $53,164 - $74,443 annually.
Washington University in St. Louis, a medium-sized, independent university, is dedicated to challenging its faculty and students alike to seek new knowledge and greater understanding of an ever-changing, multicultural world. The University offers more than 90 programs and almost 1,500 courses leading to bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in a broad spectrum of traditional and interdisciplinary fields, with additional opportunities for minor concentrations and individualized programs. The faculty is composed of scholars, scientists, artists and members of the learned professions. They serve society by teaching; by adding to the store of human art, creativity, understanding, and wisdom; and by providing direct services, such as health care.