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Registered Nurse (RN) Pediatric Clinical Educator

Registered Nurse (RN) Pediatric Clinical Educator

Department 
Pediatrics
Job Locations 
US-NY-Purchase
Employment Type 
Regular Full-Time
Position Schedule 
Monday to Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm

More information about this job

Position Summary

Westmed Medical Group is currently seeking a full time Pediatric Clinical RN Educator position to support the pediatrics department at our Purchase, NY location.

Essential Job Functions & Responsibilities

  • Triage patient calls / documents in phone note / schedules appointment when needed
  • Patient follow up post ER visits and hospitalizations
  • Provides clinical direction to support staff
  • Orients and precepts new clinical staff, provides medication tests and clinical competencies
  • Oversees documentation of clinical staff in EMR to assure accuracy in a timely manner
  • Vaccine and medication administration
  • Counseling/Teaching to patient/family
  • Administration of tests/procedures/treatments- EKG, nebulizer, urinalysis, urine cultures, rapid strep/ throat culture, urinary catheterizations
  • Assist physicians as needed with clinical procedures
  • Knowledgeable of MA/LPN workflow
  • Knowledgeable of vaccine schedules, medications, drug calculations
  • NYSIIS and Synagis coordinator in conjunction with designated LPN’s
  • Supervises flu clinic
  • Oversees reports and delegates to clinical staff as needed; 1) admin hold 2) MVP report 3) Vaccine Dashboards 4) GAP reports 5) DOH 6) Bexsero 7) NYSIIS rejection 8) Missed Physical Appts

Additional Responsibilities May Include:

Overseeing clinical staff logging refrigerator temperatures every AM/PM

Review MD schedules; print out scheduled physicals in preparation for vaccines.

Review desktop and emails from Provider/MA/LPN/RN when necessary

Oversees Vaccine Inventory and ordering for private and state

Preloads: to be verified with NYSIIS (this will only apply if patient was seen in clinic/practice prior in NY State)

Follow up to patients on POL advice related issues from providers

 

Required Qualifications

  • Current New York licensure as a Registered Nurse
  • Pediatrics experience required
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong computer skills, EMR experience strongly preferred
  • Ability to multi-task and handle a fast-paced, busy environment

Company Overview

 

Westmed Medical Group is a large, award-winning multi-specialty medical practice, with headquarters in Purchase, NY. It is staffed by a team of over 500 Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers who are dedicated to providing coordinated, efficient and the highest quality of patient care at its 13 locations in Westchester County, NY and Fairfield County, CT. The practice, known for its one-stop-shopping medical experience for patients, uses state-of-the-art systems and has a national reputation for measured healthcare excellence. Westmed offers 60+ medical specialties and currently has over 1,000 employees. Our mission is to be your trusted partner in comprehensive, lifelong care. The foundation for service excellence at Westmed Medical Group starts with the patient experience and focusing on the complete total care of our patients. Westmed is recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Level 3 Medical Home, the highest achievable level. Westmed has been one of 480 Medicare Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) nationwide since 2012, and was ranked a Fortune® 2017 Best Workplaces in Healthcare and in New York State.


Here at Westmed Medical Group, we look for individuals who are interested in and seek a challenging, growth-oriented, dynamic and friendly environment. Individuals with a strong work ethic along with a caring personality are who we find to be most successful here, fitting into our not so basic mantra of simply being “Smart" & “Nice". Our organization is constantly looking to bring on like-minded people who have a genuine interest in helping people and possess an intellectual curiosity to try and do things better and more efficiently. We strive to bring out the best in all of our team members and provide individuals with the support they need to achieve their career aspirations while providing the best quality care to our patients.


We provide a modern office environment, state-of-the-art equipment and technology as well as competitive benefits and salary. Our benefits include medical, dental, free copays for employees who see Westmed physicians, discounted vision glasses, life insurance, AD&D insurance, short-term and long-term disability, 401k and profit sharing, flexible spending plans, and more. Westmed Medical Group has also been GreatRated! as a Great Place to Work, the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures.

 

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