Triage RN -Gastroenterology

Employer
The Vancouver Clinic
Location
Vancouver, WA, US
Salary
Competitve
Posted
Nov 02, 2018
Closes
Dec 03, 2018
Ref
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Specialty
Gastroenterology
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

The Vancouver Clinic is seeking a compassionate Full-Time Triage RN to work in our Gastroenterology department in Vancouver, Wa at our 87th Ave location.

The experience at The Vancouver Clinic begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a TVC team member and continues throughout their visit. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they receive the best customer service and patient care available.

In Gastroenterologythe GI doctors treat everything from occasional gas or stomach pain, to diseases of the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, colon, rectum, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts, and liver. They handle colon polyps, cancer, acid reflux (heartburn), peptic ulcers, ulcerative colitis and Crohns disease (IBD), nutritional problems, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), and many other issues.

Our Gastroenterology Department provides a full range of services, including:

  • Capsule endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR)
  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS)
  • Esophageal manomentry
  • Flexible sigmoidoscopy
  • Radiofrequency ablation
  • Upper endoscopy (Esophagogastroduodenoscopy/EGD)
  • 24 pH/impedance testing

In this position, you will:


Provide professional, compassionate evidence-based nursing care for TVC patients.
Apply phone triage assessment skills.
Educate patients and families in healthcare issues.
Act as patient advocate.
Facilitate communications between provider and community-based healthcare programs.
Be required to have professional nursing experience that includes a broad range of general nursing knowledge and expertise.
Participate in clinical teams and may delegate to other health care workers.


Required qualifications for this position include:
Current, unencumbered Washington RN license.
American Heart Association Basic Life Support (AHA BLS) for Health Care Provider certification at time of hire.
Relevant training and certifications applicable to the position.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing preferred.
Experience in an outpatient medical setting.
Experience with an electronic health record, preferably Epic.

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.
  • We cover 100 percent of the premium costs for medical and dental for full-time employees.
  • We also offer long-term disability, 401(k)
  • Flexible spending plan
  • Paid time off
  • Holiday pay
  • Education reimbursement.
  • Vancouver Clinic covers Washington state certification and renewal costs for medical assistants.

For more information and to apply please visit our website: www.tvc.org

Company Description

The Vancouver Clinic is the largest multi-specialty physician practice group in SW Washington where the professional staff builds lifetime relationships with our patients. We have over 275 providers and 1100 employees.

Located in Vancouver, Washington just across the river from Portland, Oregon, we enjoy close access to a bustling suburban area and nearby mountains, ocean beach, and great school systems. We seek those who strive for excellence in patient care, seek challenges, embrace teamwork, and those who go out of their way to help others be successful.

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