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RN-Clinical Nurse III Pediatric Nephrology

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POST DATE 8/12/2016
END DATE 11/25/2016

University of California - Los Angeles Medical Centers Los Angeles, CA

Company
University of California - Los Angeles Medical Centers
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
H84867
AJE Ref #
575862350
Location
Los Angeles, CA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Job Title:
RN-Clinical Nurse III Pediatric Nephrology

UCLA Title:
Clin Nurse 3

Job No.:
H84867

Work Hours:
M, T, Th; LIMITED POSITION

Work Location:
A2-383 MDCC

Job Type:
Limited Appt

Duration:
4-5 months

Minimum Salary:
$47.57 / $8277

Maximum Salary:
$71.96 / $12521

Layoff Referral Deadline:


Bargaining Unit:
NX



JOB DUTIES:

Under the direction of Ora Yadin, M.D., for the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Nephrology in the David Geffen School of Medicine, the Clinical Nurse will follow 750+ patients, between the ages of 0-21 at UCLA Campus and 2 outreach satellite clinics in Bakersfield and Ventura. The incumbent will attend the Nephrology clinics; once/week at UCLA, and once/month in Bakersfield and Ventura satellite clinics. Will be responsible for scheduling radiological and laboratory test and follow-up on patient test results. Triage, and schedule new patients to the appropriate clinics. Obtain authorizations form insurance companies for clinic visits, test and biopsies. Refill prescriptions. The Clinical Nurse will educate and coordinate patient/caregiver teaching, create referrals and provide follow-up nursing care for patients; work with the team Clinical Social Worker to assist patient/family when necessary.



JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, current active California R.N. licensure and clinical skills applicable to nursing specialty. Ability to perform historical, physical and behavioral status assessments of patients using appropriate framework. Demonstrated skill in the delivery of patient care, utilizing team, total, primary or functional systems. Skill in implementing appropriate nursing interventions on a consistent basis. Writing skills to document accurately interventions and patient response. Ability to develop and implement and evaluate patient care plan actively involving patients, family, and staff. Knowledge of POMR charting. Skill in setting priorities, organizing workload to effectively administer direct patient care. Skill in speaking English clearly and distinctly to interpret and describe patient assessments and identify nursing interventions and direct staff. Ability to work effectively with stress and in crisis situations Ability to comply with departmental standards on punctuality, attendance, dress code and varied work schedules. Knowledge and practice in the proper use of safe body mechanics.

2 years or greater of inpatient or outpatient pediatric experience, required

experience working with pediatric nephrology patients, highly desired

BSN preferred



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