The Triage Nurse roleis responsible for the coordination of phone calls for all home health patients. The triage nurse is responsible for the calls regarding patient care and referrals.
This triage positionis every weekend, which would mean taking call/doing visits Friday 8/30 @ 5 p.m. through Monday at 8am. (For Labor Day Weekend it would include until Tuesday 9/3 @ 8 a.m) Preferably would like RN with at least 1 year home health experience but that is not an absolute. The territory covers as far north as Blackfoot, as far west as Aberdeen/Rockland and as far south as Downey.
Duties:The RN will follow all department procedures as it relates to accepting referrals, and patient care issues. This RN will work with a high degree of independence to assist patients with clinical and operational concerns/questions, providing sound clinical resolutions and extraordinary customer service. RN will perform clinical telephone triage follow-up with clinical referral sources when necessary. LPN's will be considered depending on experience.
Candidates must havea minimum of two years medical/surgical experience within the past 5 years or 1 year HH Triage experience. At least 1-year home care experience is preferred. Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as strong organizational, time management and problem solving skills, flexibility and the ability to multi-task are required.
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