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WakeMed Health & Hospitals
Location: Raleigh, North Carolina
Internal Number: 50973
About WakeMed: Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is a nationally recognized, private, not-for-profit health care organization founded and based in Raleigh, N.C. The largest health system in Wake County, WakeMed exists to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding, compassionate, patient- and family-centered care to all. The 919-bed system comprises a network of facilities throughout the Triangle area, delivering health and wellness services that bring added value to the communities we serve.
Position Information: Become an internal "Travel" Nurse within one of WakeMed's newest and most modern Outpatient facilities in the surrounding Raleigh area. 13-week assignments, with option to renew, full-time, flexible work week, outstanding compensation package, and if desired a means into a perm opportunity.
Responsibilities: * The Ambulatory Care / Primary / Urgent Care Nurse is a Registered Nurse (RN) responsible for providing nursing care management services to assigned populations * Utilizes a collaborative interdisciplinary approach to anticipate, integrate, and coordinate the patient's plan of care and maximize the ability to remain in a community setting * The goal of the intervention is to meet the needs of patients in order to optimize clinical and resource outcomes, and to monitor the effectiveness of the plan and its outcomes * In collaboration with the physician, the nurse identifies at risk patient populations who require care management services * Provides bio-psychosocial assessments to identify patient needs and to assist in the development of the plan of care * The Ambulatory Care Nurse serves as a patient/family advocate and acts as a communication link between the physician, patient, family, outpatient and inpatient health care team, as well as community resources, to reduce redundancy and fragmentation of care
Experience Requirements: 1 Year Outpatient Nursing Required
Education Required: Graduate Nursing Required - Or College Courses Nursing Required - With Required Licensure/Certification
At WakeMed Health & Hospitals, we are guided by a simple – yet powerful mission: to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding and compassionate care to all.To deliver on this mission, WakeMed employs the “best minds and the biggest hearts” in the business. Our team includes over 8,500 experienced registered nurses, technologists, medical professionals, support staff, and a medical staff of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice providers who are dedicated to putting patients first.When it comes to culture and benefits, we recognize that when we take good care of our employees, our employees can take even better care of our patients. We proudly offer competitive salaries that reflect background, experience and special skills. Our benefits programs are designed to give you and your family the support you need for today while planning for a successful tomorrow. We promote diversity in the ...workplace, provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified applicants, and we participate in E-verify.We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our employees and our employees care for the community.