Clinic Rn/Triage Nurse, Family Practice Clinic: Pool

Cascade Medical Center Leavenworth , WA 98826

Posted 1 week ago

Description:

Cascade Medical, in beautiful downtown Leavenworth in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains, is looking for a "pool" Registered Nurse (RN) with excellent clinical and customer service skills.

Work Schedule: This position has no guaranteed hours as it provides coverage for vacation, sick leave, etc. Days and hours are variable based on business need.

Duties:

  • Triage nurse: Manage nurse-directed patient telephone calls and walk-in patients requesting health care services. Facilitate patient access for same-day appointment requests from patients.

  • Assist in arranging an efficient physician's schedule and smooth patient care flow.

  • Prepare patients for their visit and assist with minor treatments and procedures.

  • Process lab, x-ray orders and notify patients of test results as per provider.

  • Arrange patient appointments for diagnostic tests, consults, and agency referrals, and obtains approvals from HMO Managed Care as appropriate.

  • Approve patient prescription refills per physician guidelines and assist clients in the completion of insurance forms as needed.

  • Respond to telephone calls and direct calls appropriately and document action.

  • Communicate appropriate information to physicians and other health team members in a timely manner. Collaborate with other nurses and physicians.

  • Demonstrate ability and appropriate technical skills when administering treatments and procedures in accordance with physician orders.

  • Provide care for patients including administration of medications and/or treatments.

  • Accurately charge for patient supplies, medications given, and physician charges within 24 hours of visit.

  • Refill nurse: Process and approve patient prescription refill requests per standing order protocols approved by the Medical Director

  • Assist with other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Current Washington State Certification as a Registered Nurse required.

  • Current BLS certification and annual recertification required.

  • Prior experience as a Triage nurse preferred.

  • Ability to coordinate and facilitate patient access in a dynamic clinic setting.

  • Ability to maintain composure under stress.

  • Ability to push, pull and lift medium and heavy weights using proper body mechanics.

To Apply: Please complete an online application and attach a resume and cover letter of interest with salary requirements.


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