Triage Nurse

Location
Indiana
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 10, 2020
Closes
Oct 10, 2020
Specialty
Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Heartland Home Health Care and Hospice is part of the HCR ManorCare family, a leading provider of home health care, hospice care, skilled nursing, memory care and post-acute care.

The Triage Nurse is responsible to provide nursing triage services. Functions to assess the severity of the patient s health concerns, implementing nursing interventions and arranges skilled nursing or support staff visits as indicated on an individual basis.

Qualifications:
  • Ability to manage Patient care with specific knowledge and experience in bedside nursing, symptom management, crisis intervention and family intervention.
  • Ability to work well with an interdisciplinary team.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Demonstrate problem solving and decision making abilities.
  • Ability to develop and maintain rapport with the Patient and family.
  • Excellent communication skills, i.e. listening, oral and written skills while conversing with patients, families, health professionals and community agencies.
  • Capacity to function independently with licensed scope of practice.
  • Must have the ability to handle stressful emergency situations calmly and effectively.

In return for your expertise, you'll enjoy excellent training, industry-leading benefits and unlimited opportunities to learn and grow. Be a part of the team leading the nation in healthcare.

4652 - Heartland Hospice - Serving Northeast Indiana
A minimum of 6 months institutional nursing experience within the past 3 years, unless state regulations differ. Travel is necessary on a daily basis.

Job Specific Details: This is a full time weekend/night position. Must have HCHB experience.

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