Cares for and treats patients in medical office, as directed by Provider.
EDUCATION: Graduate of an accredited nursing program.
CERTIFICATION/LICENSES: Current New Mexico RN license or current Compact state license. BLS certification required.
SKILLS: Current knowledge and skills appropriate to age/type of patient population served. Knowledgeable and sensitive to patients' rights in the delivery of care. Communicates in a clear concise manner appropriate to the developmental age of patient.
NATURE OF SUPERVISION:
-Responsible to: Manager or Director
- Bloodborne pathogenB. Exposure to infectious diseases, and x-rays where that service is provided.
Works in a clean, well lighted, ventilated smoke-free environment. Subject to stressful professional relationships. Working hours may vary due to unexpected changes in schedule and emergencies.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: While performing the duties of this position, the Clinic Nurse is regularly required to stand; walk and talk or hear. The Clinic Nurse must frequently life and/or move up to 25 pounds. Ability to judge distance and space relationships, see peripherally, distinguish and identify different colors. Hearing and visual acuity within normal or correctable limits. Manual dexterity and fine motor coordination required.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.