RN Ambulatory Job Description

RN Ambulatory Job Description

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RN ambulatory provides and documents patient and family education recognizing the relevance of the patient’s age, growth, and developmental stage.

RN Ambulatory Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective RN ambulatory job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included RN ambulatory job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Utilizes the nursing process as a basis for providing and evaluating nursing care applying knowledge of growth and development, pathophysiology, spiritual and cultural needs and family dynamics in delivery of care
Administer nursing care to all patients in an ambulatory setting
Administer nursing care to all patients
Assess patient's health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records
Administering flu vaccinations
Perform appropriate patient education and training as it pertains to prognosis, care management, treatment and the use of specific maintenance drugs
Assist the physician in any procedure that requires the attendance of an RN or as needed
Participate in the monitoring and recordkeeping of all medical support activities
Administer injections
Assist the physician in any procedure that requires the attendance of a registered nurse or as needed

RN Ambulatory Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for RN Ambulatory

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: BLS, CPR, ACLS, PALS, AHA, BC, VA, CRNI, PICC, NRP

Education for RN Ambulatory

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the RN ambulatory job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Associate and Bachelor's Degree in Nursing, Nursing Program, Education, Graduate, Nursing Education, School of Nursing, Department of Nursing, Science, Associate Degrees, Legal

Skills for RN Ambulatory

Desired skills for RN ambulatory include:

Area of specialty
Human growth and development to modify services to the age and development stage of the patient
Excel
Growth and development
Pathophysiology
Spiritual and cultural needs and family dynamics in delivery of care
PowerPoint
Regulatory standards
Word
Type of procedure to plan for appropriate set up

Desired experience for RN ambulatory includes:

Administer injections, which may include PPD, Flu vaccines, and immunizations
Share the responsibility for oversight of all injections and ensure adequate supplies and inventories of such
Provide case management
Recording patient history
Patient history
Pregnancy education

RN Ambulatory Examples

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RN Ambulatory Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking for a RN ambulatory. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for RN ambulatory
  • Advising patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or providing case management
  • Administering immunizations and vaccinations
  • Assisting the Physician with procedures, when necessary
  • Taking patient histories
  • Oversee multidisciplinary appointments for consults and support services, including labs, diagnostics, social work, dieticians, and facilitate as needed for optimum health outcomes
  • Administer immunizations and vaccinations
  • Assist physician with procedures when necessary
  • Asses patients
  • Take patient histories
  • Hands-on patient care
Qualifications for RN ambulatory
  • Overseeing Medical Assistants (MAs)
  • Interacting directly with patients in a clinical capacity to assess needs
  • Participating in the monitoring and recordkeeping of all medical support activities, including the schedule for testing of equipment, sterilization of instruments and activities aimed at meeting all regulatory and facility requirements
  • Completing or arranging for the completion of various logs and forms
  • Giving patients medication and fluids via injection
  • Monitoring patients
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RN Ambulatory Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of RN ambulatory. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for RN ambulatory
  • Verifies the operative procedure using the consent form, patient statement, and if needed surgeon verification prior to the procedure
  • Continuously evaluates the patient's needs, plan of care, and nursing actions, adjusting the plans as required to provide optimum patient outcomes
  • Verifies allergies to medication, food, chemicals
  • Reports deviations of diagnostic studies (lab or diagnostic studies) to the attending surgeon
  • Starts IVs and manages IVs during procedure
  • Administers conscious sedation (moderate sedation) per competency under the direction of Provider
  • Accesses patients before, during, and after administration of sedation and provide appropriate care
  • May delegate to licensed and unlicensed personnel within their defined scope of practice
  • Providing nursing care in Pulmonology
  • Providing nursing care in partnership with the child and family that is individualized to meet the child or family’s unique needs and situation
Qualifications for RN ambulatory
  • Previous experience with Operations, Chart Review, and Quality Improvement
  • Minimum of (1) year procedural/surgical setting experience required
  • BSN from an accredited nursing program preferred
  • Conscious Sedation Certification preferred
  • Minimum one year RN clinical experience required
  • Requires a minimum one (1) to three (3) years' experience as an RN in inpatient, hospital or clinic setting
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RN Ambulatory Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of RN ambulatory. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for RN ambulatory
  • Delivering care based on family centered care principles in collaboration with other medical professionals
  • Evaluating nursing care on an ongoing basis and revising the plan of care as appropriate
  • Accountable and responsible for the coordination and management of a designated group of patients in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team
  • Delivers care in a non-judgmental and nondiscriminatory manner that is sensitive to and values diversity
  • Provides patient education for diagnostic procedures, medical conditions and treatment plans
  • Oversees patient flow, providing clinical direction to other team members
  • Participates in and supports bedside clinical research studies
  • Evaluates child/family responses to the effectiveness of nursing/medical interventions and addresses/makes appropriate changes as needed
  • Maintains patient/family confidentiality and privacy
  • Providing nursing care in General Surgery
Qualifications for RN ambulatory
  • Ambulatory Management background
  • Current licensure in Florida as a Registered Nurse required
  • Pediatric and computer experience specializing in Electronic Medical Records preferred
  • 1+ year of experience in an Ambulatory Care setting
  • Current and valid RN license in the state of Florida required
  • Minimum one (1) year of experience as a Pediatric RN required, Gastroenterologypreferred
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RN Ambulatory Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking for a RN ambulatory. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for RN ambulatory
  • Facilitate a collaborative process of assessment, planning, care coordination, and evaluation to meet the comprehensive health needs of identified individuals or families within the designated population
  • Serve as a liaison between physicians, hospitals, emergency departments, nursing homes, and other healthcare providers and resources
  • Support a multidisciplinary team approach directed toward prevention, education, and health promotion in panel of patients
  • Ability to establish supportive relationship with patients, care givers, and families
  • Maintain focus of patient needs network needs for population management
  • Act as patient advocate and educator to empower patients to participate in plan of care
  • Provide professional, comprehensive nursing care for patients in an Ambulatory Surgery Center
  • Providing nursing care in Developmental Medicine
  • Providing nursing care in Nephrology
  • Providing nursing care in Hem/Onc
Qualifications for RN ambulatory
  • Minimum one (1) year of experience as a Pediatric RN required, General Surgerypreferred
  • One year recent PACU or Critical Care experience preferred
  • ACLS and PALS required within 6 months from date of hire into the position
  • 1 year experience in relevant clinical area and/or independent in all areas of the Ambulatory RN I accountabilities
  • Minimum one (1) year of experience as a Pediatric RN required, UROLOGYpreferred
  • Familiar with IV therapy
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RN Ambulatory Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for a RN ambulatory. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for RN ambulatory
  • Providing nursing care in ENT
  • Providing nursing care in Endocrinology
  • Performing non-stress testing, sequential screenings, and non-invasive prenatal testing
  • Reporting results of aneuploidy screenings
  • Assisting with ultrasound-guided procedures, diabetic teaching and blood sugar log follow-ups
  • Consult and coordinate with team members of operative and other procedural areas for safe effective care of patients “on time” case starts
  • Assessment, planning delivery and evaluation of nursing care for all assigned patient populations
  • Responsibilities performed in accordance with all policy, procedure and professional practice guidelines
  • The RN coordinates care with members of the health care team and delegates responsibilities to others as appropriate
  • Ear, nose and throat
Qualifications for RN ambulatory
  • Able to place peripheral IV catheters
  • Able to, or capable of learning to, place PICCx
  • BLS certification with American Heart Association
  • Minimum of 1 year of medical/surgical clinical experience as a direct care provider preferred
  • Chemotherapy infusion certification within one year of hire
  • Experience with direct patient care preferred

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