Ecumen

  • Triage Nurse RN - Remote

    Company : Name Ecumen Lakeview Commons
    ID 2018-13478
    Posted Date
    3 weeks ago(10/31/2018 9:31 PM)
    Category
    Nursing
    Type
    Full-Time
    Location
    US-MN-Maplewood
  • Overview

    Want to put your nursing experience to work for a company that cares? Set your passion for serving others into action at Ecumen!

     

    We’re hiring a Remote Triage Nurse - RN to support our staff, patients and family members. Your professional skills will provide dedicated coverage "after hours" for all housing and hospice-related patient/staff questions and triage.

     

    Ecumen is over 150 years old and one of Minnesota’s Top 5 non-profit providers of senior housing and aging services. This year, we’re happy to celebrate our 10th year as a “Best Place to Work.”

     

    Every employee at Ecumen has the opportunity to empower older adults to lead fulfilling lives. Join us as we envision a world without Ageism!

    Responsibilities

    The Remote Triage Nurse - RN is responsible for providing triage assessment and care coordination via the telephone for home care and hospice.

     

    Essential job responsibilities include:

     

    1. Independently provide professional nursing services over the telephone for Ecumen patient and resident care. Accurately documents symptoms/condition, assessment, advice provided, and patient/caller response. Follows policies, procedures, protocols to ensure consistency and improve outcomes and ensure satisfaction of clients and staff.
       
    2. Follow up on situations representing higher risk or need from the family or staff.
       
    3. Analyze data, trends, and develop solutions to improve services and outcomes. Design workflows, develop plans and implement actions. Participates in quality improvement activities as assigned.
       
    4. Provide high level nursing support for patient care questions at assigned site, including incident follow-up.
       
    5. Efficiently and accurately document in multiple electronic health records.

    6. Maintain high level of standards in clinical skills and professional ethics as established by the Nurse Practice Act and Ecumen.

    Qualifications

    Remote Triage Nurse

    Minimum Required Qualifications:

     

    • Current Minnesota RN license, and North Dakota RN license within 60 days of hire
    • 1-3 years of care management experience in home care or hospice
    • Professional and effective oral and written communication skills
    • Basic computer skills
    • Strong clinical and relational skills
    • Ability to analyze situation and implement solutions
    • Ability to handle multiple priorities, ambiguity, frequent change and high stress situations

     

     

    Preferred Qualifications:

     

    • Prior RN Triage Experience

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Ecumen is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, familial status, disability or veteran status.

     

    We participate in E-Verify and pre-employment drug testing.

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