Position Summary:

Consistently works to exemplify the mission, vision, values and customer service approach of the Mississippi Center for Advanced Medicine in professional performance and through service and leadership to other employees, providers and others who the Nurse comes into contact with.

Strives to focus on customer service, quality and gaining additional expertise within pediatric Allergy and Immunology and other MCAM service lines. Serves MCAM’s Allergy department and patient families by coordinating their patient care at MCAM and beyond. Consistently demonstrates a desire to learn new medical and administrative skills.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Provides culturally appropriate, compassionate care for patients and their families. Position will provide nursing care for primarily pediatric patients with some adult patients as well.
  • Works closely with MCAM Allergy physicians, and other support staff to triage patients, draw blood and coordinate their care.
  • Demonstrates a customer service minded approach to patient care.
  • Provides feedback to providers and the care team regarding quality improvement.
  • Obtains prior authorizations for patient visits as needed.
  • Works to proactively schedule patients for follow up visits and schedule new patients as needed.
  • Dedicated to patient care and will occasionally work long hours if needed.
  • Demonstrates patience and empathy when caring for patients.
  • Actively monitors billing and coding functions for the Center.
  • Assists in the orientation of clinical and non-clinical staff members.
  • Properly documents patient encounters.
  • Dedicated to patient care and will occasionally work long hours if needed.
  • Demonstrates patience and empathy when caring for patients.
  • Flexible in approach when working with pediatric patients, works diligently to make them feel safe and well cared for.
  • Follows ChildKind best practices regarding pain assessment, prevention, management, and documentation. Works to minimize procedure related discomfort (e.g. needle sticks).

Job Requirements:

  • Mississippi nursing license
  • RN required (BSN preferred)
  • Experience in Allergy and Immunology is preferred
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written) with the proven ability to manage priorities in a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment.
  • Strong critical thinking skills, attention to detail and ability to anticipate what is needed next to run efficient clinics.
  • Demonstrated ability to establish positive patient/customer rapport and build relationships.
  • Strong end-user computer skills

Compensation and Benefits:

The compensation for this position will be commensurate with experience. Full benefit eligibility including health, dental and vision insurance, flexible spending account, long-term disability and 401k participation.

Interested candidates may send their CV and statement of interest to:

Jordan Robinson, JD, MHA
Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Mississippi Center for Advanced Medicine