We are medium sized physician owned medical specialty office looking for an experienced triage nurse to join our team, LPN's and RN's welcome! We have a great group of physicians to work for!
Work as a member of a strong team to provide GI care for the comfort and well being of patients. Assess, evaluate and prioritize urgency of medical needs through telephone communication with patients following established standards, practices, and protocols. Triages calls with the patient, to determine the appropriate level of care necessary, coordinates with care teams and schedules appointments accordingly. Implements the nursing process and communicates with the physician/nurse practitioner regarding concerns and/or problems regarding the patient. Skill in exercising initiative, listening, judgment, discretion, and decision-making within the guidelines of the policies, procedures and standing orders of the practice. Ability to prioritize work assignments, work independently, and perform duties efficiently. Caring and compassionate nature is a must.
This position is strictly phone triage and therefore there is no in person patient care. Must be able to work in fast paced environment.
Must have and maintain a current LPN/RN license.
Must have and maintain a current LPN/RN license. Must have 2+ years of experience as a licensed nurse.
WORK SCHEDULE -
4-5 days/week work schedule at 37-40/hours per week. No weekends or holidays.
Prolonged sitting, keyboarding and phone time
Competitive salary and great benefits!