RN, Registered Nurse - Transfer Center
Company: CHRISTUS Health
Posted on: May 6, 2021
Summary: The CHRISTUS Transfer Center RN is responsible for
evaluating, coordinating, processing, screening, and documentation
of patient transfers into the CHRISTUS Health Northeast Texas
System. The CHRISTUS Transfer Center RN will collaborate with
relevant business partners for appropriate level of care and
transport of patients into the CHRISTUS Health Northeast Texas
system. The CHRISTUS Transfer Center will be responsible for
obtaining appropriate medical and demographic information and
coordinating communication between the referring and receiving
physician as well as between healthcare facilities. The CHRISTUS
Transfer Center RN will efficiently engage appropriate departments
in the transfer process. The CHRISTUS Transfer Center RN will
utilize problem solving and customer service skills to determine
the best course of action for the patient, the physician, and the
hospital by working closely with facility House Supervisors,
referring physicians, ED and inpatient staff to ensure the
effective and efficient transfer of every patient. This position
requires the full understanding and active participation in
fulfilling the Mission of CHRISTUS Health. It is expected that the
associate demonstrate behavior consistent with the Core Values. The
associate shall support CHRISTUS Health's strategic plan and the
goals and direction of their Performance Improvement Plan.
Requirements: Associates degree in nursing (ADN) or Baccalaureate
degree in nursing (BSN) required.
Exceptional customer service skills required to effectively manage
call center / transfer center calls and meet customer service
Ability to prioritize, problem solve and multi-task in a
potentially high stress environment is required.
Proficient to expert knowledge of Microsoft Office, HCIS
(preferably Meditech) and web based computer applications
Three to five years clinical nursing experience required,
preferably in a critical care or emergency department setting.
Demonstrated experience and success in a role or environment highly
focused on exception customer service is highly desired.
Current Texas RN license Current BLS Certification Current ACLS
Certification Work Type: Full Time
Keywords: CHRISTUS Health, Tyler , RN, Registered Nurse - Transfer Center, Other , Tyler, Texas
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