Large community health center
is seeking a Clinical RN Care Manager. Phone triage experience a must. The role
the Clinic RN is to work collaboratively with providers and the care team to
provide safe, efficient and effective care to empaneled patients. Under the
clinical direction of a Clinical Quality Manager, the RN (1) facilitates health
and disease management, (2) uses evidence-based care to improve quality and
patient outcomes, and (3) assists in transitions of care.
2 years experienced required
and current unencumbered Arizona R.N. License.
Current CPR certificate
FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
directly to patients on the telephone and in the clinic and then directs
them to hospital emergency department or urgent care centers or to see
their physician during office hours.
short evaluation of the patient situation to estimate severity of illness
and/or injury including learning about chief complaint.
urgency of seeing the patient based on brief assessment and on familiarity
with a patient’s condition and history in EMR.
those with high-risk chief complaints such as chest pain, abdominal pain,
or severe headaches to ED immediately.
follow up of all patients directed to the ED per established protocols.
- Sets up
appointment for patients who do not need to go to ER but need to see a
medical provider or arranges for an appointment scheduler to make the
to all in clinic emergent patient needs and conduct triage as explained