Posted

11 days ago

Location

Salt Lake City, UT

Description

Description

Sutter Physician Services, an affiliate of Sutter Health, is partnering with Sutter Care at Home to provide telephonic advice services to patients with advanced illnesses.  To learn more about Sutter Health’s Advanced Illness Management (AIM) Program, click here.
 
The RN Triage Nurse for the AIM program is a part of the health care team who provides virtual care to patients via the telephone. The main accountabilities of this position include triaging calls to the most appropriate level of care, providing symptom management advice and self-care intervention, identifying resources, consulting and referring, taking after-hour calls and performing nurse follow-up activities. 
 
The ideal candidate for this role is one who has a passion for palliative care, is empathetic, and compassionate.  In addition to being a great listener, you must be a strong communicator, have the sense to know when to ask more or less questions and be respectful and professional in your clinical care telephone demeanor.  You must demonstrate and exercise independent and sound judgment to assist patients with complex and diverse issues effectively and efficiently.  Lastly, you will be required to utilize and navigate proficiently through an electronic health record; the ability to learn this technology will be required.
 
For more information about our Patient Service Center at Sutter Physician Services in West Valley, Utah, please click here to watch a brief informational video.  

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements:
  1. Non-restricted board certified Registered Nurse (RN).  In addition, you must obtain and maintain a non-restricted California RN license through the Board of Registered Nurses.  Sutter Physician Services will pay for applicable fees for the initial licensing process.
  2. At least 1 year of clinical experience providing direct patient care.
  3. At least 1 year of clinical experience in one of the following areas: advanced chronic illness, palliative care, hospice care (other home care based experience may be considered in lieu of hospice).
 
Preferred experience/skills:
  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing.
  2. Knowledge of state and federal hospice and home health regulatory guidelines.


About the Company

Sutter Health

Sutter Health has a long history in California. Some of our facilities have been providing care in the communities we serve for more than 100 years. Today, we’re proud to partner with more than 12,000 doctors to care for more than 3 million people.

We’re inspired by our Northern California community and work tirelessly to deliver top-rated, affordable healthcare. Doctors, hospitals, care teams and employees in the Sutter Health network are always looking for new, meaningful ways to care for you and your loved ones. We believe that every moment matters when it comes to helping you live a longer, healthier and happier life.

Our not-for-profit network delivers top-rated, personalized care in more than 100 Northern California communities. Recently ranked among the Top 15 Health Systems in the nation by Truven Health Analytics™, our team of more than 50,000 doctors, employees and volunteers partner to spread innovation, improve access to healthcare services and put our patients’ needs first—all to achieve the highest levels of quality, access and affordability.

Company Size

10,000 employees or more

Industry

Healthcare Services

Employee Benefits

Professional Development, Life Insurance, Vacation/paid time off, Flexible Spending Accounts, Medical, Dental and Vision, 401K, Retirement / Pension Plans, Long Term Disability, Tuition Reimbursement

Founded

1921

Website

https://jobs.sutterhealth.org/