Transfer RN

Location: WK Medical Center
Department: Care Management
Classification: Full-Time
Shift: 6:00 PM-6:00 AM
Date Posted: 2/14/2019
Description: The Transfer Registered Nurse position is responsible for interactions between Centralized Patient Placement, Staffing, Physicians, and outside facilities.  Duties include coordinating the transfers of patients in-house and from outside, reviewing and communicating with facility Case Managers on direct admits, transfers, and ED admits to ensure the patient is in the correct status and level of care.


Other duties include monitoring the discharge delay tracker to help with avoidable days, and collaborating with the administrative body and physician advisor with any admissions or transfer issues. 

The applicant must have an unencumbered LA RN license and a minimum of 5 years nursing experience.  Experience in Critical Care, Case Management, Utilization Review, and/or the Emergency Department is a plus. 

The applicant must demonstrate interpersonal and problem solving skills and also possess a positive, caring and calm attitude with excellent time management skills. A basic knowledge in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook is required.

This is a 12 hour, 6pm-6am shift. 

Willis-Knighton is an equal opportunity employer and thus, manages its employment and employee relations policies, practices and benefits without regard to age, race, sex, color, creed, religion, national origin, disability, veteran, or other protected status where otherwise qualified.