Community Health Systems Registered Nurse - RN Transfer Center (Night Shift) in Tennessee

Description:

About Community Health Systems

Community Health Systems, Inc. is one of the nation s leading operators ofgeneral acute care hospitals. A commitment to caring can be found in the heartsand minds of the physicians, nurses and thousands of other employees whosupport patient care at Community Health Systems-affiliated hospitals andclinics.

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CHSPSC, LLC seeks an Registered Nurse (RN) Access Coordinator for its Franklin, TN, headquarters Access Transfer Center team.

About this team

The Access Center is a state of the art clinical assessment and patientplacement hub. Composed of RegisteredNurses (RN), Social Workers, Therapists, and Providers who work collaborativelyto provide behavioral health assessments and referral/placement services forpatients located throughout CHS hospitals and affiliated providers who maybenefit from inpatient and outpatient health services.

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Your Job

What you ll do

As a Registered Nurse - Access Coordinator you will coordinate the acceptanceof patients in the Community Health Systems (CHS) system. Using approvedclinical criteria and approved guidelines for policies and procedures, you willperform initial admission screening and work in collaboration with multipledepartments within the hospitals and grow relationships with nursing, physicianand facility staff. You will work in conjunction with our Capacity Coordinatorto problem solve, identify trends, and report barriers to patient throughput.

Here s a brief example of some of thework our Registered Nurse – Access Coordinators do day-to-day;

--{PS..4}● --{PS..5}Manages the admission and transfer of patients,while providing a timely and considerate duty of care to thosepatients. Providecomprehensive follow up to the referring facilities.

--{PS..6}● --{PS..7}Acts as a liaisonacross many points of communication within Community Health Systems affiliatesfrom physicians to nurses, as well as departments and facilities. Also withpatient and family to communicate plans and processes during patient flow.

  • Process and documentpatient information, with respect to all guidelines and policies in placeincluding regulatory knowledge ofEMTALA,CHS Ethics and Compliance policies, and quality initiatives.

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Qualifications

About you

If you are someone who embraces team work, is driven and passionate aboutpatient care, and you are seeking an opportunity to apply many personal skillswithin a fast-paced and innovative patient care environment then you shouldfind working within the Access Center as a fulfilling and rewarding careerchoice. Many of our nurses and staff value the relationships with good peoplewithin a great team.

Requirements you need

Graduate of anaccredited school of Nursing with three (3) years of related clinicalexperience in an acute care setting (ED or Critical Care Preferred).

Current licensureState of Tennessee (RN) and proficient in EMTALA.

What we offer

Our organization is built on great people. In turn, we provide good careeropportunities, professional development, and work environments that createsuperior job satisfaction. We havenumerous employee recognition programs and our affiliates also offercomprehensive employment benefits, including:

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--{PS..2}● --{PS..3}Competitive compensation

--{PS..4}● --{PS..5}Paid time off plans for vacations, holidays and illness

--{PS..6}● --{PS..7}Health insurance, including coverage for medical, dental,vision and prescription drugs

--{PS..8}● --{PS..9}401(k) retirement plan

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Job: Corporate Positions

Organization: CHS Corporate

Location: Tennessee

Requisition ID: 1755251