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Registered Nurse
  • Requisition ID #: 32945
  • Job Category: Patient Care (Non-Faculty)
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Experience Level: Experienced (non-manager)
  • City, State: Milwaukee, WI
  • Work Location: Tosa Center
  • Department: Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine
  • Education: Associates Degree

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Position Description:

Every great life-changing discovery begins the same way—with new knowledge. It can change everything, from a single life to the future of entire communities. That’s why academic medicine, and the continuous pursuit of knowledge, is at the center of everything we do at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW).


In the role of Registered Nurse you will be working collaboratively with physicians and other clinic staff to provide professional nursing care to patients.  Provide patient and family health education and health assessment.    

Primary Functions

  •   Working within scope of license, develop and implement nursing plan of care for patients.  Communicate the plan of care to patients as prescribed by physician: test results, scheduling of specialized tests and treatment modalities, prescription drug instructions and other patient education.  Document treatment in medical record appropriately.

  •   Using the nursing process, triage patient concerns via telephone and provide nursing advice.  Receive phone calls relating to appointments, urgent care, inpatient admissions, prescription refills and test results in accordance with clinic protocols and coordinate proper disposition of each. 

  •   Obtain, review, verify and/or complete health care forms related to home health care, referrals, medical equipment and other patient/physician needs as appropriate.  Assist with managed care authorization and complete insurance and medical forms for patients or assist patients in completing the forms. 

  •   Help maintain patient flow and workflow.  Work collaboratively as a team member of the clinic staff to provide a high quality and efficient service to patients and clinic.  Maintain patient confidentiality.

  •   Assist with clinical trials according to protocol, if required.


Knowledge – Skills – Abilities


Knowledge of biology, clinical judgment, medicine, cultural awareness, and consulting.

Medical documentation, interpersonal, practice-based learning and improvement, empathy, and decision making skills.


Preferred Schedule:
Monday - Friday

Position Requirements:



Minimum Required Education:             Associate’s Degree

Minimum Required Experience:           None

Preferred Education:                            Bachelor’s Degree                   

Field:                                                    Nursing

Certification:                                         Current Wisconsin RN License

Why MCW?

  • Outstanding Healthcare Coverage, including but not limited to Health, Vision, and Dental. Along with Flexible Spending options
  • 403B Retirement Package
  • Competitive Vacation and Paid Holidays offered
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Pet Insurance
  • On campus Fitness Facility, offering onsite classes.
  • Additional discounted rates on items such as: Select cell phone plans, local fitness facilities, Milwaukee recreation and entertainment etc. 

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Eastern Wisconsin is a vibrant, diverse metropolitan area.  MCW is intent on attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse workforce and faculty body that reflects the community we serve. We value diversity of backgrounds, experience, thought, and perspectives to advance excellence in science and medicine.  MCW is a welcoming campus community with a strong culture of collaboration, partnership, and engagement with our surrounding community. For more information, please visit our institutional website at


MCW as an Equal Opportunity Employer and Commitment to Non-Discrimination
The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to fostering a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff, and students, as well as ensuring equal educational opportunity, employment, and access to services, programs, and activities, without regard to an individual's race, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristic, or military status. Employees, students, applicants or other members of the MCW community (including but not limited to vendors, visitors, and guests) may not be subjected to harassment that is prohibited by law or treated adversely or retaliated against based upon a protected characteristic.