Under general direction, develops, implements, evaluates, and manages the care and education of patients; supervises day-to-day activities of patient care; performs assessments of patients; attends educational in-services. SLUCare Physician Group is the academic medical practice of Saint Louis University, with more than 600 health care providers and 1,200 staff members in hospitals and medical offices throughout the St. Louis region.SLUCare has 17 departments with approximately 58 sub-specialty areas.
Educates patients in the outpatient clinics; responds to consultations made by physicians.
Performs patient histories and physical examinations under physician supervision; evaluates results and monitors treatment plans; maintains medical records.
Oversees patient schedules, appointments, and procedures; attends and assists during surgical procedures.
Participates in educational in-services and seminars for health care providers at Saint Louis University as well as the surrounding area; maintains current certification through continuing education.
Assists in assessing, developing, coordinating, and revising teaching programs for the medical staff.
May oversee work of Medical Assistants in the clinic.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge of medical procedures, terminology, and equipment
Interpersonal/human relation skills
Patient assessment skills
Verbal/written communication skills
Ability to apply good clinical judgement
Ability to plan work, establish priorities, and remain flexible
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Ability to instruct/teach
Graduate of an approved RN program and Missouri RN licensure required. Relevant clinical experience preferred.
Saint Louis University(SLU) is a private, co-educational Jesuit university located in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Founded in 1818 by the Most Reverend Louis Guillaume Valentin Dubourg SLU is the oldest university west of the Mississippi River. The University has campuses in St. Louis, Mo. and Madrid, Spain. SLU values academic excellence, life-changing research, compassionate health care, and a strong commitment to faith and service. For nearly 200 years, the University has gone beyond teaching facts and figures, encouraging students to form ideas and identities. Today, SLU students are nearly 14,000 strong. The University has invested vast resources to advance academic programs and enhance the student experience. SLU also is a major research institution where premier researchers tackle local and global challenges. And the University's commitment to community service has earned it national acclaim and bolstered its status as a character-building college.