Triage Registered Nurse

  • Full Time
  • Admin

This position is the first point of contact for patients at Neighborhood Health Center, answering all clinical incoming medical & dental calls from patients. This position serves patients and customers in a fast-paced, challenging, multi-telephone contact center.

Essential job duties:

  • Answer incoming phone calls in a timely, professional manner with courtesy and respect
  • Responsible for the interactive process that occurs over the telephone with the patient that identifies the nature and urgency of the patient’s healthcare needs and then determines appropriate disposition
  • Use the nursing process to make accurate assessments of patients and develop appropriate care plans based off those assessments
  • Provide guidance to non-clinical Patient Service Representative (PSRs) during challenging patient calls that require clinical judgement

Education and experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Nursing and completion from an accredited school of nursing
  • 1-3 years of related experience and/or training preferred in the FQHC or primary care field
  • Bilingual proficiency in English and Spanish preferred
  • This position requires a current, unrestricted Oregon RN license
  • Active CPR certification required
  • National Provider Identifier (NPI) required

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To apply for this job email your details to zilkek@nhcoregon.org