***Candidate must be available for 1-2 12 hour shifts per week. ***
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Southwest Medical, part of OptumCare, is a multi-specialty group of physicians, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants consisting of over 300 providers, 21 medical health centers including six urgent care clinics, two lifestyle centers catering to older adults, two outpatient surgery centers, home health, hospice and palliative care services, specialty infusion clinic, plus E-visits and online options via Now Clinic telemedicine technology. Southwest Medical offers patients compassion, innovation, and quality care throughout southern Nevada. Southwest Medical is headquartered in the greater Las Vegas, NV area.
As a Treatment Center RN you will provide and monitor quality patient care, in a specialty infusion environment, utilizing the nursing process. Identifies, initiates and assesses the effectiveness for known and potential problems and evaluates outcomes.
The Treatment Center RN is responsible for providing patient care using the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementing, evaluating and documentation of patient information to include vital signs, review of medications, allergies and interventions, including IV therapy and drug administration.
Provide care that includes: IV starts, port a cath access/care/and blood draws, PICC/midline access/care/and blood draws, premedication administration, treatments with specialized IV Therapy, monitoring patients for adverse effects of medications, and laboratory testing draws.
Initiate clinical follow through for patient care services, i.e., lab, pharmacy, referral and telephone communication
Delegate and assists co-workers with duties
Responsible for safe medication storage, daily medication returns to pharmacy, ensuring appropriate timing of medication dosing schedule based on provider orders
Responsible for maintaining required licensure and certification
Hours and days varied shifts includes some weekends and holidays
You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.
Current, unrestricted NV RN license or temporary NV RN license with the ability to obtain permanent NV RN license upon expiration of temporary NV RN license
BLS / ACLS
2+ years of clinical nursing experience in an acute care setting (ER, MED / SURG, Critical Care, Urgent Care), or specialty infusion clinic
Experience accessing port a caths
Excellent IV skills
Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential job function of this role. Candidates located in states that mandate COVID-19 booster doses must also comply with those state requirements. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination, and boosters when applicable, prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation
Experience charting in EMR
Experience with, but not limited to, the administration of the following medications: IVIG, Remicade, Tysabri, Prolia, Reclast, Rituxin, Actemra, Venofer, Tepezza, Xolair, Solumedrol, Renflexis, Entyvio, Retacrit, Cabenuva, Truxima, Orencia, Benlysta, and Solaris
High quality communication skills for patient education
To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles and locations require full COVID-19 vaccination, including boosters, as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment.
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Nevada Residents Only: The hourly range for Nevadaresidents is $28.85 to $51.30. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you’ll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives.
Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.
UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.
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