Performs a variety of patient care
activities in accordance with established standards and
1. Triage incoming telephone calls;
responds to questions regarding medications and treatment
instructions; coordinates telephone request to refill prescription
drug medications in accordance with physician’s directions and
2. Administers prescribed medications
and treatments in accordance with clinical nursing standards;
observes, records, and reports patient’s condition; advises
physician of patient’s adverse reactions to drugs and/or
3. Provides patient education and
teaching under the direction of a physician; answers questions
regarding diagnostic testing and treatment.
4. Dresses wounds according to
standard clinical procedures.
5. Administers and monitors IV fluids
and medications as necessary.
6. Performs MA duties as indicated
(see MA III job description).
REQUIRED: Successful completion of an accredited
registered nurse program OR bachelor’s degree in nursing.
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW: State of Georgia
or Multi-state Licensure as a registered nurse required. BLS -
American Heart Association Required.