Provides assessments, plans and provides for patient care and accurate and thorough documentation in the medical record and practice setting. Works closely with the patient, significant others, healthcare professionals and ancillary staff to provide quality care in an efficient and safe manner consistent with the organization and Medical Group out patient provider office protocols.
The ideal candidate will demonstrate good judgment and decision making skills and possess good communication skills and a willingness to work cooperatively with others to advance the mission and values of the organization.
Routinely assists families to the cardiology area by escorting when necessary.
Assists in checking on families and keeping families informed of procedural progress.
Performs EKGs and holter monitors on patients, including the critically ill patient and reports abnormal information to the nurse or physician.
Enters testing information into the MS Access database and EKG server database in a timely manner.
Routinely enters patient orders and charges. Checks charges to ensure accuracy.
Regularly processing requisitions and performs various other clerical duties as needed.
Consistently checks physician boxes for late reports, and gives late reports to first available physician for interpretation.
Routinely provides clear patient instruction on what to expect during the testing procedure.
Prepares monthly reports for supervisor and director when asked.
Graduate of an accredited LPN or RN program
IL Nursing License
Previous office experience
About SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital - Mt. Vernon
SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital–Mt. Vernon, operating in partnership with the Felician Sisters, is a 134-bed hospital with the only open heart surgery program in the region. In 2015, the hospital launched a new pediatric emergency and NICU telemedicine program in conjunction with the physicians at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital. For three consecutive years, Healthgrades has presented SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital with the Patient Safety Excellence Award. In 2014, Quest by Premier Inc. recognized SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital with the Citation of Merit Award for Outstanding Patient Care.
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