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Atrius Health Registered Nurse RN (MNA) Per Diem - Internal Medicine - Kenmore in United States

Atrius Health is a nonprofit healthcare leader delivering a system of connected care that enables us to know our patients better so that we can serve them well. Across 32 clinical locations, more than 50 specialties and 825 physicians, we provide proactive, customized care to more than 720,000 adult and pediatric patients across eastern Massachusetts.

The Atrius Health practices including Dedham Medical Associates, Granite Medical Group, Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates and PMG Physician Associates – together with VNA Care – work in collaboration with hospital partners, community specialists and skilled nursing facilities, to develop innovative and effective ways of delivering care in the most appropriate setting, making it easier for patients to be healthy.

We believe that by establishing a solid foundation of knowledge, understanding and trust with each of our patients, we enrich their health and enhance their lives.

Atrius Health is seeking an experienced internal medicine/primary care Per Diem Registered Nurse to join our nursing team in our Kenmore practice. The schedule is Monday-Friday as needed.

The ideal applicant will provide practice management activities emphasizing a patient-centered, collaborative practice approach with primary care providers. Responsibilities include:

  • Utilize clinical nursing algorithms to participate in the management of chronic diseases such as diabetes, hypertension and cardiovascular disease.

  • Provide telephone triage to patients calling the practice for advice; determine appropriate disposition based on a comprehensive assessment of symptoms; provide home care recommendations as needed

  • Serve as a patient educator in areas related to self-care and chronic disease management, especially related to diabetes management

  • Has scheduled nursing appointments to provide patient education and individual nursing care within the scope of the professional nursing practice.

  • Triage walk-in patients

  • Support transitions of care and organizational initiatives to decrease hospital admission and readmission by providing post-discharge follow-up care

  • Provide wound care, injections, and assist with procedures

Education: Graduate of a state approved school of nursing. Current/Valid license to practice professional nursing in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. BSN preferred. Must maintain Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.

Skills and Experience: Minimum of 2 years of experience working in Ambulatory Care, Medical Practice or medical-surgical inpatient experience. Direct Internal Medicine /Primary Care experience preferred. EMR and strong computer skills required. Excellent assessment and telephone communication skills required. Experience in Triage strongly preferred. Ability to work with all disciplines and in a busy environment.

Atrius Health is committed to a policy of non-discrimination and equal employment opportunity. All patients, employees, applicants, and other constituents of Atrius Health will be treated with respect and dignity regardless of race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, veteran status, marital/domestic partner status, parental status, sexual orientation and gender identity and/or expression, or other dimensions of diversity.

_Excellent benefits Include:_

· Up to 8% company retirement contribution,

· Generous Paid Time Off

· 10 paid holidays,

· Paid professional development,

· Competitive health and welfare benefit package.

Job: *Nursing

Organization: *Internal Medicine

Title: Registered Nurse RN (MNA) Per Diem - Internal Medicine - Kenmore

Location: Boston MA - Kenmore

Requisition ID: 112678