Providence Health & Services Registered Nurse - Telephone Advice (Part Time, 0.6 FTE, Day Shift) in Beaverton, Oregon

Description:

Portland is the largest cityin Oregon. It is located where the mighty Columbia and Willamette rivers meetand in the shadow of snowcapped Mt Hood. The city is known for bridges,restaurants, parks and bicycle paths. Its eco-friendliness and itsmicrobreweries and coffeehouses also add to the charm of Portland. Washington Park is an icon of the city. Ithouses sites from the formal Japanese Garden to Oregon Zoo and its railway. Theart, theater and music scenes are all thriving in Portland.

Providence is calling Registered Nurse - Telephone Advice (0.6 FTE, Days) to Providence Murray Business Center in Beaverton, OR.

In this position, you will:

  • Be responsible for the interactive process that occurs over the telephone with the client that identifies the nature and urgency of the client’s healthcare needs and then determines appropriate disposition.

  • Schedule an appointment as the client’s condition requires, answer questions, and provide health education in relation to the call.

  • Accurately document the encounter with the client for continuity of care.

  • Facilitate care that is based on the nursing process, evidence-based guidelines and is consistent with Oregon and Washington’s Nurse Practice Act.

  • Utilize a broad range of general nursing knowledge and expertise.

  • Be proficient in using Microsoft Office products and multiple computer applications.

  • Collaborate with all members of the healthcare team.

  • Be accountable for personal behavior and ongoing professional behavior and development.

The Triage Service Center serves clients in a fast-paced, challenging, multi-customer telephone call center that operates 24/7.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current, unencumbered Oregon Registered Nurse (RN) license

  • Current unencumbered Washington RN license or must obtain within 6 months of hire

  • Must obtain other required nursing state licensures within 6 months

  • 2 years of nursing experience as an RN

  • Working knowledge of computers, Microsoft Office products, and electronic communication systems

  • Ability to type 30 wpm

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's of science in Nursing

  • Ambulatory Nursing Certification

  • 5 years of nursing experience as an RN

  • Telephone triage experience

  • Progressive leadership experience

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Advice Nursing

Location: Oregon-Beaverton

Req ID: 137199