RN, Charge Nurse (Telehealth) - Torrance, CA

DaVita Medical Group - Torrance, CA3.3

The Telehealth Charge Nurse will be responsible for providing moderately complex telephonic nursing assessment, evaluation and advice to patients through the use of established and approved telehealth protocols with physician oversight. This role will also provide administrative and clinical support to the RN Clinical Manager.

Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8 AM - 4:30 PM
Location: Torrance, CA
Setting: Ambulatory/Outpatient Clinic
Specialty(ies): Primary Care, Pediatrics, & specialty
Basic job responsibilities: 50% telephonic traige and 50% administrative support to Telehealth Manager

1 or 2 years of post-high school education or a degree from a two-year college.
Graduate from an accredited school of Nursing.
Current California RN license.
Bachelor’s degree in Nursing preferred.
Must have by start date: current ACLS, BLS, and PALS, by American Heart Association (AHA) - (100% online certification is not acceptable).

Must have at least 3 years of experience as an RN in a Telehealth setting.

Must pass Patient Support Center screening test.
Computer literate.
ACD telephone skills.
Ability to type 25 wpm.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in standard English.
Telephone etiquette.
Ability to concurrently perform multiple tasks
About Us

What's the first thing that happens when one of the leading independent medical groups in the country comes together with a global leader in health care? Opportunity. With DaVita Medical Group, HealthCare Partners, The Everett Clinic, Northwest Physicians Network, MountainView Medical Group and Magan Medical Clinic joining OptumCare and the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, people like you will find increasing levels of challenge, impact and professional success. We're changing health care for the better by improving access to affordable, high quality care, and working together to improve the patient experience. That takes passion, commitment, intense focus and the ability to contribute effectively in a highly collaborative team environment. Are you with us? Learn more about this exciting opportunity to do your life's best work.(SM)

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