Medication Reconciliation Nurse
Location: St. Dominic Hospital
Department: PHARMACY - 7300
Employment Type: Full Time 80
Other Shift Details: day/evening rotating 7a-530p/1030a-9p; one weekend per month, some holidays
Job Code: 8610
|Reconciles patients' medication regimens during the admission process. Medication reconciliation is defined as obtaining a complete and accurate medication history with the involvement of the patient and/or family; comparison of a patient's home medications to the medications ordered on admission and identification of discrepancies, followed by a clarification of any noted discrepancies.|
Requires current state of Mississippi license as a Registered Nurse. Requires relevant clinical experience, requires knowledge of hospital computer systems and computer-assisted devices. Requires problem-solving skills and ability to make independent judgments. Must have good verbal and written communication skills.
About St. Dominic’s:
St. Dominic’s is a 535-bed acute care hospital specializing in cancer treatment, women’s services, surgery, behavioral health programs and more. We believe that when you join St. Dominic’s as an employee, you join the St. Dominic’s family. Each employee is a valued member of the total care team whose ministry of Christian healing serves the individual needs of our patients. It’s the commitment of our employees that makes St. Dominic’s one of the leading healthcare providers in the southeast.
About Jackson, MS:
St. Dominic’s is located in Jackson, Mississippi which boasts various museums and parks as well as a coliseum that hosts events year round. Downtown is home to Jackson Convention Complex, Davis Planetarium and Thalia Mara Hall which presents concerts, ballets and operas. Ross Barnett Reservoir is available to the public for boating and fishing
Mississippi is known for long, sunny summers and short, temperate winters. A lower than average cost of living makes your dollar go further. The Jackson metropolitan area is roughly halfway between Dallas, Texas and Atlanta, Georgia and is approximately a 3 hour drive from New Orleans, Louisiana and Memphis, Tennessee.