Physician Access Line Registered Nurse
Company: BJC HealthCare
Location: Saint Louis
Posted on: June 13, 2021
Job ID: 1217259 Employment Status: Part-Time More Information:
For more than 130 years, St. Louis Children's Hospital has provided
exceptional care for children in all 50 states and 80 countries
around the world. With its academic partner, Washington University
School of Medicine, Children's is consistently ranked among the
nation's best pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. A
member of BJC Healthcare, St. Louis Children's Hospital follows one
simple mission - to do what's right for kids. That mission comes to
life through medical discovery, innovative therapies and
compassionate care. In 2018, Children's expanded with a
state-of-the-art, 12-story medical tower. To learn more, visit
StLouisChildrens.org, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Overview
Role Purpose This position provides direct telephonic care to
patients as well as coordination of patient care for providers.
Uses assessment skills, critical thinking and clinical judgment to
ensure the correct level of care. Uses multiple computer
applications and works in a fast-paced environment.
Responsibilities Uses the nursing process, clinical judgment, and
decision support materials to assess patients telephonically.
Directs patients to the most appropriate level of care. Coordinates
hospital resources to ensure safe and appropriate
transport/admission. Ensures accurate and complete communication
with care providers, including attending physicians and primary
care physicians. Provides patient education and support including
verbal and written instructions. Assess the patient/family ability
to receive education and uses appropriate tools and techniques.
Takes initiative to problem solve and demonstrates critical
thinking skills. Skilled and comfortable with various technologies
to coordinate patient care, including multiple software
applications, computerized clinical guidelines, specialized
telephone technology, video and image transmission, and more.
Collaborates and interacts professionally with other members of the
healthcare team including physicians, APPs, etc. Must work well
with a multi-disciplinary team to provide appropriate, safe care.
Displays excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Provides the highest level of customer service to callers. BJC has
determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work
in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an
essential function of this job. Minimum Requirements Degree Nursing
Diploma/Associate's - Nursing Licenses & Certifications Basic Life
Support (BLS) RN Preferred Requirements and Additional Job
Information Degree Bachelor's Degree - Nursing Experience 2-5 years
Supervisor Experience No Experience Benefits Statement Note: not
all benefits apply to all openings - Comprehensive medical, dental,
life insurance, and disability plan options - Pension
Plan/403(b) Plan - 401(k) plan - Tuition Assistance - Health
Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts - On-Site Fitness
Center (depending on location) - Paid Time Off Program for
vacation, holiday and sick time Pension does not apply to
Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Alton Memorial or
Parkland Health Center Legal Statement The above information on
this description has been designed to indicate the general nature
and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is
not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of
all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of
employees assigned to this job. Equal Opportunity Employer
Keywords: BJC HealthCare, St. Louis , Physician Access Line Registered Nurse, Other , Saint Louis, Missouri
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