Nursing Careers at Lifespan

Primary Care Ambulatory Nurse Job

Job Number: LPG18252

Job Title: Primary Care Ambulatory Nurse

Department: LPG Primary Care Tiverton - 8053529

Facility: Lifespan Physician Group, Inc. - Newport

Location: Newport, RI

The Registered Nurse reports to the Ambulatory Clinical Manager, and under the general supervision of the attending physician, and in accordance with established policies and procedures, the professional registered nurse acts as a patient advocate in the application of the nursing process. All essential functions performed in this position reflect the age specific needs of the OBGYN patients.


Graduate of a school of nursing, Baccalaureate in Nursing preferred, with current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Rhode Island or in the nurse’s primary state of legal residency if that state is a member of the Nurse Licensure Compact. Conformity to the Code of Professional Nurses. Understanding of the provisions of the Nurse Practice Act of the state of Rhode Island.

Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients throughout the life span with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and sensitivity to cultural diversity in each step of the care process.

Certification in cardiopulmonary resuscitation upon hire.


Out-patient physician medical office experience preferred. OBGYN experience highly preferred. Must demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills and effective prioritization and organizational skills.