Due to rapid expansion in our service areas, we are offering immediate SIGN-ON BONUSES for nurses, licensed therapists/certified counselors, qualified mental health professionals, community support specialists, dental hygienists and direct care technicians. If you are interested in joining a progressive company whose mission focuses on the wellbeing of our customers and team members, apply today!

Nurse LPN Clinical Triage in Columbia, MO at Compass Health Network

Date Posted: 1/14/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Compensation: $24.37 hourly

Due to rapid expansion in all of our clinics, we are offering a $3,000 sign on bonus. We are eager to be able to continue to serve clients in our service areas and need you to make this happen!

Compass Health Network is looking for a Clinical/Triage nurse to be a part of the person-centered integrated care team and establishes and maintains effective, professional working relationships with patients and their representatives and with medical staff. This nurse is also responsible for assessing medical needs and scheduling patient appointments based upon acuity. The Clinical/Triage nurse upholds all guidelines set forth in the clinic, maintains strict patient confidentiality, accepts and upholds patient service and satisfaction and assists practitioners and physicians in delivering health care services.

*Hours are Monday-Friday from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Responsibilities of the Clinical Triage Nurse (LPN):

• Prepare patients for examination and treatment. Take patient’s histories, vital signs, and document in patient chart
• Perform venipunctures, urinalysis, EKGs and other procedures as directed
• Administer immunizations and other injections
• Phone in patient prescriptions and document accordingly
• Provide patient education and instruction
• Prepare and maintain supplies and equipment, including sterilization
• Triage incoming calls for medical appointments to determine urgency of appointment need; schedule patient appointments
• Make follow up calls to those who have missed appointments and triage for rescheduling; assist patients in appointment attendance; assist in sending letters to those who cannot be reached via phone
• Regular attendance, except as excused
• Assist with scanning/filing of incoming medical records/reports
• Attend weekly staff meetings as required
• Conduct self in accordance with Compass Health’s employee manual, including demonstration of customer service skills as trained
• Maintains strictest confidentiality; adheres to all HIPAA guidelines/regulations
• Attend all training as required by Compass Health, Accreditors and Funders

 

Job Requirements

EDUCATION

Associate’s degree in nursing or completion of a practical nursing program required

WORK EXPERIENCE

• At least three (3) years of triage experience in an adult or pediatric medical office setting required
• Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and Medical EHR software required
• Demonstration of excellent customer services skills in person and on the phone required

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION

LPN, licensed in Missouri required

 

Compass Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and an E-Verify participant.