UNC Health Care RN CLINICAL NURSE II - SURGERY GI in Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Description

The Clinical Nurse II is a professional nurse who is a skilled practitioner in clinical nursing, experience in Gastrointestinal nursing preferred. This nurse has the responsibility and accountability for providing assistance to the surgeons, acting as a liaison to nursing and other departments, and serving as a resource to staff, patients, and families in matters related to the care of patients. As a patient and family liaison, the clinical nurse II will address concerns and questions, and work with program assistants in order to arrange their various appointments with their providers. All GI patients will have access to and interact with the Clinical Nurse II; this position will serve as a personal resource. The specific purpose of the clinical nurse II is: 1) to expedite and facilitate access to initial and ongoing care in our system, 2) to personalize the care our patients receive, 3) to provide a single gateway for our patients to minimize confusion over communication and 4) to provide a consistent contact for our patients. The clinical nurse II is patient-oriented, not physician specific, and will facilitate care of the patient and family across the discipline required for their care.

Qualifications

Requires graduation from a state-accredited school of professional nursing. Must be licensed to practice as a registered nurse in the state of North Carolina by the NC Board of Nursing. Must have one year of experience as a nurse.

Primary Location: United States-North Carolina-Chapel Hill

Department: 1000-UNC MEDICAL CENTER

Job Posting: Jun 19, 2017, 8:08:07 AM

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: CLI00BP4