Providence Health & Services RN Triage Nurse-Home Health in Spokane Valley, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a RN Triage Nurse (Day Shift, 0.6FTE, 24hrs/wk) to Providence VNA Home Health in the Greater Spokane County Area, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Perform triage activities such as receiving incoming phone calls from home health patient physician offices, patients and families, assessing patient needs, providing immediate problem-solving on the phone

  • Contact covering MD’s to obtain verbal orders and write orders needed for treatment, PT/INR labs, wound care, eliminate or add-on of services, and order extensions

  • Communicate PT/INR lab results to physicians and clinics

  • Provide follow-up communication to other Home Health staff regarding patient/family needs

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Degree from accredited school of nursing

  • Current Washington State Registered Nurse License

  • Current Healthcare Provider CPR certification

  • 2 years full time experience practicing as a registered nurse with 1 year of recent experience (within last 3 years) clinical experience in a Medicare certified Home care or Hospice agency/facility doing intermittent visits and case management

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s degree

About the ministryyou will serve.

Providence VNA Home Health is a not-for-profit, home health ministry serving patients in their places of residence in the greater Spokane community of Washington state. We provide health care for patients of all ages who have a temporary condition such as post-surgical care, or are recovering from or living with a chronic condition. Our skilled and compassionate team includes nurses, medical social workers, home health aides, registered dietitians, occupational/physical/speech therapists, and pharmacists.

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

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

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: Administrative Support (Clinical)

Location: Washington-Spokane Valley

Req ID: 200567