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: 5/24/2023

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Compensation: $26.37/hr.

Due to critical service need of the communities we serve, we are offering a $4,000 sign-on bonus.* We are eager to continue to provide quality and compassionate care in our service areas and need you to make this happen!

This is a full-time, benefit eligible position, working Monday through Friday. 

Clinical/Triage nurse is 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.

Responsibilities Include: 

• 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


Job Requirements

Practical Nursing Certificate or Associate’s degree in nursing required

• 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 Network is a nonprofit health care organization offering accessible, comprehensive, & compassionate behavioral health, substance use treatment, family medicine and dental services throughout Missouri. Our network of care includes Royal Oaks Hospital and Adapt of Missouri. We are both a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) and a Community Mental Health Center (CMHC). Operating only from the highest ethical and professional standards, we provide access to innovative care designed to meet the health needs of the communities we serve. Our mission is “Inspire Hope. Promote Wellness.”

Why join us?

We believe some of the most passionate people in the world work here. Our dedicated and talented staff are our most valuable asset. We strive to provide a work environment and services that are inclusive for our patients and our employees.

At Compass Health Network, these are just a few of the benefits that we offer as an organization:

  • Competitive benefits
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Professional development
  • Licensure supervision
  • Mentor opportunities
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Scholarship program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Headspace Access
  • Paid time off & Paid Holidays
  • NHSC Loan Repayment Participant

We welcome inquiries from qualified individuals who want to be part of a team of hardworking, dedicated and compassionate employees whose work helps us aspire to our vision of full, healthy, productive lives for everyone. We look forward to meeting you!

*Signing bonuses paid as per bonus policy; exclusions may apply.

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