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RN Registered Nurse - Phone Triage

Company: Meritas Health
Location: Kansas City
Posted on: September 12, 2021

Job Description:


Meritas Health is hiring a Registered Nurse to join our Internal Medicine team in the Northland!  If you’re looking for a great opportunity to serve our community and be part of a growing organization, join our Meritas team!

Here at Meritas our mission is to provide hope and healing to every life we touch.  Whether you are serving patients at a primary care practice, specialty practice, or in a support capacity, every team member works together to complete this mission.  Joining Meritas means you are joining a family that is committed to serving our community and giving patients better quality of life. 

Reasons to Join Meritas:

Comprehensive Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, FSA) Employer match retirement plan Competitive wages Paid time off for personal/vacation/sick Six paid holidays per year Educational assistance Day shift schedules

Job Description:

Under the direction of a Physician, you will provide patients with nursing care via phone.  

Job Duties:

Provides support by providing phone triage for her patients, refilling medication requests, calling in lab results and answering portal messages.   Occasionally rooms patients if necessary.
Accurate and timely in carrying out specific verbal or written orders (possibly in the form of protocols or standing orders) generated and signed by a physician.  Competently assesses and counsels patients via phone.
Thoroughly educates and explains procedures and treatment plan to patients and caregivers.
Completely assists providers to maximize patient volume.
Returns patient calls in a timely manner.
Documents patient care accurately and timely.  Works and communicates effectively with all providers.  Coordinates and assists in the delivery of a plan of health care with all care team members. Promotes teamwork.  Provides great customer service in person and on the telephone.
Follows all regulatory and patient safety clinical standards.
Demonstrates professionalism by articulating and demonstrating professional behavior, accepting responsibility and accountability for actions, adhering to policies and procedures, demonstrating leadership and supporting Meritas initiatives.

Minimum Requirements:

Graduate of accredited school of nursing Current Missouri Registered Nurse license Minimum of two years recent experience in a physician’s office setting, preferably in clinic specialty.
Current Basic Life Support certification through American Heart Association Basic office skills

More Possibilities:

As the largest network of providers in the Northland, we can offer you more opportunities to grow. Here at Meritas, we believe that together, we will become legendary for our commitment to remarkable patient care. If you are looking to better the lives of those in our community, then join our Meritas family, where your voice counts.

Meritas Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity in our organization. We do not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws.

Keywords: Meritas Health, Kansas City , RN Registered Nurse - Phone Triage, Other , Kansas City, Kansas

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