Clinical Access Nurse

Location: WK Bossier
Department: Nursing Service - NS-Assessment Unit
Classification: Full-Time
Shift: 11:00 AM-11:00 PM
Date Posted: 2/6/2019
Description: Are you seeking a new job opportunity with a team that values clinical expertise, motivation, dependability, and a positive attitude?  If the answer is yes, this may be your new job!  The Clinical Access Nurse will physically work from the Emergency Department assisting, directing, and educating the Physicians and Nursing staff regarding patient admissions.  A few of the responsibilities will be ensuring that the patients are admitted to the most appropriate level of care with the most appropriate diagnosis ensuring admission orders are written promptly, coordinating and facilitating the transfer to the next level of care and providing hands on patient care as necessary.  Leadership qualities, professionalism, and excellent communication skills are a necessity to coordinate the care from the Emergency Department to the designated in-patient unit.  Strong computer skills are needed to work in both Med Host and Soarian electronic medical record.  The candidate must possess three years of recent clinical experience, have a current Louisiana license, and most importantly, have a strong desire to be a part of a  hard working team of professionals dedicated to improving patient care in our community.

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