1. Provides appropriate acute clinical care to the Yale community, including students, non- students and all Yale Health members. 2. Utilizes the nursing process of assessment, planning, intervention and evaluation while caring for every patient. 3. Provides acute and on- going care advice for Adult and Pediatric patient/ family walk-in population. Role includes care coordination as appropriate. 4. Ensures desired clinical outcomes are achieved through clinical excellence and adherence to evidence based triage protocols as well as Nursing standards of care. 5. Achieves seamless delivery of out-patient care by involving colleagues, physicians, other clinical partners and staff to ensure commitment, alignment of goals, communications and cross-functional linkage. 6. Adheres to Yale Health patient safety standards in regards to medication administration, IV therapy, and all treatments and procedures performed in Acute Care. 7 Compliance with regulatory initiatives. 8. Works as a critical member of a care team and delegates appropriately based on a clear understanding of defined roles within the Acute Care setting. 9. Observes Yale Health HIPAA policy and confidentiality. trains, orients new staff when indicated and assesses competencies of department staff. 10. Demonstrates a holistic and caring approach throughout the nurse patient relationship, employing principles of patient/family centered care.
Preferred Education: Demonstrated Nursing experience with at least two years in a medical surgical or critical care setting in a hospital or outpatient/ambulatory facility. Ambulatory care, primary care (sub-acute facility) or a college health center preferred in addition. Critical Care experience includes ICU, ED, SICU. EKG interpretation skills for some specialties.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Demonstrated Nursing experience with at least two years in a medical surgical or critical care setting in a hospital or outpatient/ambulatory facility. Ambulatory care, primary care (sub-acute facility) or a college health center preferred in addition. Critical Care experience includes ICU, ED, SICU. EKG interpretation skills for some specialties.
Required Skill/ability 5: Computer proficiency as it relates to the use of an EMR. Current CPR.
Posting Position Title: Registered Nurse 1, Acute Care Ambulatory
Required Skill/ability 3: Evidence of maintenance of professional skill and competency, attendance at educational programs such as seminars and workshops that are appropriate to the field.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: RN Acute Care - Yale Health
Required Skill/ability 1: Demonstrated ability to multitask and prioritize using the nursing process in a high volume outpatient environment.
Required Skill/ability 4: Outstanding interpersonal skills, ability to communicate and excellent written skills.
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.