Humera - Administrative and Professional Staffing

Telehealth Triage RN

Location
Minneapolis, MN, USA
Salary
Contact For Rate
Posted
Sep 05, 2013
Closes
Sep 09, 2013
Category
Customer Service
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time
Job Description:
Humera is looking for a RNs for Telehealth Triage Nursing roles at a large medical center and hospital located in Minneapolis. The ideal candidate would need to be able to work a flexible schedule.
Responsibilities:
  • Consulting with patients or their caregivers over the phone, to assess the severity of symptoms and refer to the appropriate setting or level of care
  • Alleviating suffering through nursing interventions and prescribed treatments
  • Partnering with the patient, their family and significant others
  • Documenting interventions and an individualized plan of care
  • Educating the patient and their caregivers on their disease process
  • Assuring continuity of care Educating the patient and caregivers in prevention care which promotes health and well-being

  • Requirements:
    • Current RN Licensure in Minnesota
    • Compassionate, caring and customer service oriented
    • Current BCLS certification
    • Minimum of 2 years nursing experience in clinical nursing
    • One + year of triage preferred
    • Typing skills, 45 w.p.m. and good computer skills
    • EPIC experience preferred
    • Experience in Family Medicine including: Pediatrics, OBGYN, Geriatrics, etc preferred
    Required Skill Sets
    • Evaluate and assess patient health needs, relative to acuity level
    • Advise patients about health maintenance guidelines
    • Prioritize the urgency and action needed to address the patient's request or problem
    • Refer patients for additional health services based on their needs
    • Recognize medical emergencies and initiate immediate action

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