Registered Nurse RN (MNA) PT (20 hrs.) Internal Medicine - Somerville
Company: Atrius Health
Posted on: January 7, 2021
Registered Nurse RN (MNA) PT (20 hrs.) Internal Medicine -
Atrius Health is a nonprofit healthcare leader delivering a system
of connected care that enables us to know our patients better so
that we can serve them well. Across 32 clinical locations, more
than 50 specialties and 825 physicians, we provide proactive,
customized care to more than 720,000 adult and pediatric patients
across eastern Massachusetts.
The Atrius Health practices including Dedham Medical Associates,
Granite Medical Group, Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates and PMG
Physician Associates - together with VNA Care - work in
collaboration with hospital partners, community specialists and
skilled nursing facilities, to develop innovative and effective
ways of delivering care in the most appropriate setting, making it
easier for patients to be healthy.
We believe that by establishing a solid foundation of knowledge,
understanding and trust with each of our patients, we enrich their
health and enhance their lives.
We are currently seeking a part-time experienced Registered Nurse
to join a dynamic Internal Medicine team supporting the Somerville
practice of Atrius Health/Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates. This
is a part-time 20 hours per week position.
The Registered Nurse supporting Internal Medicine provides practice
management support to a clinical team, recognizing the patient as
the central focus. Provides telephone advice to patients with minor
or acute problems. Serves as a patient educator in areas related to
self-care. Supports the on-going management of patients with
chronic diseases. Monitors acutely ill patients during the patient
visit. Performs a variety of procedures that within the scope of
the professional nursing practice.
Day to day includes steady volume of phone triage, education and
chronic disease management. Strong focus on titration of blood
pressure and diabetes medications by protocols with PCP/AC
referrals. May assist with wound care, IVs, injections or
Education: Graduate of a state approved school of nursing. BSN
preferred. Must maintain Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS)
Skills and Experience: Current/Valid license to practice
professional nursing in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Minimum
of two years nursing experience in direct Primary Care or
Ambulatory specialty, Urgent Care or Medical/Surgical acute care.
Requires triage experience. Proficient computer skills required.
Excellent assessment and telephone communication skills required.
Spanish speaking preferred. Experience in coordination of In
-Patient hospitalization through post-discharge outreach. Ability
to support the organizational care model of providing excellent
patient care. Proficiency with Electronic Health Record Systems
Atrius Health is committed to a policy of non-discrimination and
equal employment opportunity. All patients, employees, applicants,
and other constituents of Atrius Health will be treated with
respect and dignity regardless of race, national origin, gender,
age, religion, disability, veteran status, marital/domestic partner
status, parental status, sexual orientation and gender identity
and/or expression, or other dimensions of diversity.
Excellent benefits Include:
- Up to 8% company retirement contribution,
- Generous Paid Time Off
- 10 paid holidays,
- Paid professional development,
- Competitive health and welfare benefit package.
Organization Internal Medicine
Primary Location Somerville MA
Job Level Individual Contributor
Job Type Part Time - 20 -29 Hrs (Part time benefit eligible)
Keywords: Atrius Health, Somerville , Registered Nurse RN (MNA) PT (20 hrs.) Internal Medicine - Somerville, Human Resources , Somerville, Massachusetts
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