Clinical Nurse, Telephone Triage - BSN - Per Diem - RN

Location
Duarte, CA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Dec 06, 2017
Closes
Jan 05, 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Requisition ID: 12264

Job Title: Per Diem Nurse

About City of Hope

City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 5,000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy.

Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation's 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.

Position Summary and Key Responsibilities

The Telephone Triage Nurse is responsible to conduct safe, effective assessment and disposition and documentation of health related issues for established City of Hope patients within the scope of practice using established guidelines or protocols. The telephone triage RN is responsible to collaborate with other care providers as needed to finalize the disposition of issues identified during the phone assessment.

Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:

BSN (Bachelors in Nursing).

3+ years of clinical experience in area of expertise.

Current California RN License

Telephone Triage experience preferred.

American Heart Association BLS Required. ACLS, PALS &OCN certifications preferred.

City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.