Under the general direction of the Clinical Care Manager and the Director of Dermatologic Surgery, the Clinical Nurse is responsible for assisting in the management of the delivery of patient care across two faculty practice sites and four divisions, including hospital-sponsored teaching clinic.
Assist Physicians with assessment, evaluation and management of patient care of patients.
Prepare, dilute, draw up medication as needed for use in the faculty practice and Resident clinic
Prepares equipment and aids physician during treatment, examination, and testing of patients.
Observes, records, and reports patient's condition and reaction to drugs and treatments to physicians. Dispenses medication as directed
Provide Back up support for Derm medical procedures including phototherapy (able to prescribe and adjust use for both clinic and home use), Unna boot
Assess patients using all available physical and diagnostic data, incorporating medical history and evaluate patient status and progress with current plan of care.
Maintains exam rooms for necessary supplies and materials. Ensures cleanliness. Provides support when preparing list of supplies needed.
Provide coverage, when needed to monitor and assess patients during and after selected therapies. Some infusions will require on-site monitoring if infusion reaction/allergic reaction occurs; perform CPR
Perform patient and family education and counseling including disease state, management/plan of care, side effect, treatment, medications, all follow up
Candidate must be a Registered Nurse, licensed to practice In New York State.
Master's prepared candidates preferred.
Candidates must have a minimum of six years of progressive clinical and supervisory experience, preferably in an academic ambulatory care setting.
Dermatology and Mohs experience strongly preferred.