Position Title: Triage LVN (Must have at least 1 year of experience as an LVN)
Department: Back Office
Status: Full Time
Hours: 8am to 5pm (No Nights or Weekends)!
Preferred phone experience/triage experience/urology experience. Required efficiency in computer and multi-tasking.
Pay & Benefits: Great medical, dental, life insurance, 401k, vacation, PTO offered after completion of the probationary period!
If you are seeking a full time long term stable opportunity as an LVN please apply today!
Responsible for providing triage (sorting/prioritizing patients) over the telephone to assist in assessing patient care with physician.
1. Speaks with patients over the telephone in order to assess their medical needs, directs them to ER/Urgent care or the physician's office if during office hours.
2. Performs short evaluation of the patient situation to estimate severity of illness and/or injury including learning about chief complaint and, as possible, obtaining vital signs and mental status information.
3. Determines urgency of seeing the patient based on brief assessment and on familiarity with a patient's condition and history. May use computerized medical information database and confers with physician when needed.
4. Sets up appointments for patients who do not need to go to ER but need to see a physician or arranges for an appointment scheduler to assist patient.
More specific duties to be discussed at time of interview
Education: LVN CERTIFICATE
Job Type: Full-time