The Department of Urology is proud to offer comprehensive diagnostic and treatment options for a wide range of adult and pediatric urological conditions, such as urinary incontinence, prostate and kidney cancers, kidney stones, male infertility and kidney dysfunction. Every member of our team is a respected leader in their field of expertise, combining excellent credentials and experience with superb clinical skills and the ability to apply minimally invasive and robotic techniques where appropriate. Urology is also at the forefront of basic scientific and translational research and a primary site for clinical trials that offer new hope for patients.
The Urology Clinic registered nurse is responsible for telephonic triage and advice, patient walk in-triage, case management of patients' with urologic conditions, assisting with patients with post-operative urologic needs and complications telephonically, responding to patient emergencies in clinic and managing disability and medical leave forms. Responsibilities also include triaging new patient referrals for appointment appropriateness.
Provides direct patient care to a diversified patient population. Applies knowledge, experience and judgment to determine the importance of a situation, set priorities, and use abstract thought to evaluate clinical situations Participates in patient and staff education. Demonstrates leadership skills. Demonstrates accountability for own practices as defined by the Nurse Practice Act.
Minimum 3 years of recent RN experience in Ambulatory Care.
Urology experience with adults and pediatric patient population.
Telephonic triage and advice.
Graduation from an accredited school of nursing.
Possession of a current CA RN license.
Background in post-operative urological procedures
Ambulatory Care Certificate
Ability to safely lift 25 pounds and assist in moving patients, and to stand on feet over extended periods.
Ability to work overtime as defined by the collective bargaining agreements, float to other areas and work weekends and holidays.
This position may be subject to a criminal background investigation, drug screen, Live Scan fingerprinting, medical evaluation clearance, and functional capacity assessment.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.