RN, Registered Nurse - After Hours Nurse line
Company: CHRISTUS Health
Posted on: September 22, 2022
Summary: The AHN RN provides professional after-hours telephone
triage nursing care for CHRISTUS patients following established
standards and practices; Is the primary responder for management of
triage telephone calls within the defined scope of practice as
established by the Texas Board of Nursing. Services are provided
for CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic and CHRISTUS Physician Group patients.
The Registered Nurse can provide leadership in all situations,
including emergencies, utilizing concepts of critical thinking and
creative problem solving to ensure positive outcomes. The incumbent
of this position can delegate duties per scope of practice and
during emergency situations. Works collaboratively with providers
to facilitate quality care for the patient. Complete an initial
telemedicine assessment; triage the call based on assessment
Uses developed triage algorithms/protocols to guide the assessment
Document the assessment and management of the call into the
organizational electronic medical record (EPIC).
Give telephone orders; accept and process telephone test results;
call in provider approved prescription refills.
Collaborate and coordinate patient care with on call providers as
recommended per protocols. Requirements: Current Texas State RN
CPR (American Heart Association)
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
Able to assess, plan, implement and evaluate nursing care
One-year experience in nursing preferred. Work Type: Part Time
Keywords: CHRISTUS Health, Tyler , RN, Registered Nurse - After Hours Nurse line, Healthcare , Tyler, Texas
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