UnityPoint Health RN Specialty Nurse in Cedar Rapids, Iowa
RN Specialty Nurse
Diabetes & Kidney Clinic - Cedar Rapids, IA
$500 sign-on bonus
Full-time: Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm
Opportunity to become Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist (CDCES)
Benefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, 401(k) Match, Disability Coverage, Paid Time Off/Holidays, Critical Care Coverage, Parental Leave, Annual Pay Raise and more!!
Function as a clinician, educator and resource for patients within their specialty of care and assist physicians with office procedures.
Triage incoming patients ensuring compliance with established admission/acceptance criteria. Direct appointments and referrals as determined by the current criteria.
Develop, implement and evaluate the standards of practice and care for the patient population.
Answer questions and provide teaching to patients and family members.
Responsible for the development and ongoing coordination of care for patients.
Act as a consultant both within the institution and to outside agencies or groups.
Conduct or facilitate implementation of research studies and translate research findings into nursing practice.
Preauthorize care/procedures with insurance companies.
Graduate of an accredited program for Registered Nurses.
Current license to practice nursing in the State of Iowa/Illinois for Registered Nurse.
Previous clinical experience preferred
Strong interpersonal skills.
Ability to work as a team member.
Ability to understand and apply guidelines, policies and procedures.
Strong computer skills.
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Requisition ID: 2021-90700
Street: 1002 4th Ave SE
Name: 9200 UnityPoint Clinic Affiliate
Name: Diabetes and Kidney Center- CR
FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 1.0
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift: Monday-Friday, Daytime hours
External Company Name: UnityPoint Health
External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org