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Registered Nurse-Transfer Center

257493

Pt Trans Ctr-Pt Plcmt Svcs 109938

Active Full Time

Nights

7:00pm-7:00am

Contact: Kristi Perkins
Email: kperkins6@iuhealth.org

Bachelors Degree Preferred
Basic Life Support (BLS) Required
Registered Nurse (RN)
3-5 years experience is preferred

Indiana University Health is Indiana's most comprehensive health system, with 16 hospitals and more than 34,000 team members serving Hoosiers across the state. We're looking for team members who are inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every patient. People who are compassionate and serve with a purpose. People who aspire to excellence every day.

 

 

Position Summary

The Patient Transfer Center RN will evaluate, coordinate, process, screen, document patient transfers into the IU Health System, and collaborates with relevant business partners for appropriate level of care and transport of the patient into or out of the IU Health System. The incumbent will obtain appropriate medical and demographic information, and coordinate communication between the referring and receiving physicians as well as between healthcare facilities. The Patient Transfer Center RN will perform essential duties related to patient transfer/transport and will coordinate all components of patient care needs during the transfer/transport process. The Patient Transfer Center RN will efficiently engage appropriate departments in the transfer/transport processes, and will assign beds for all scheduled and unscheduled admissions including patient transfers/transports.

 

Critical Care/Emergency experience is a plus. This position requires the ability to work independently, problem solve, and act quickly in the best interest of the patient. This is a great position for an RN who wants to continue using their clinical experience/knowledge but may want to step away from the bedside.

 

Requirements/Skills

 

o   BSN preferred. Effective 02.13.11, any RN hired must have graduated from a nursing program accredited by the ACEN or CCNE.

o   Case management experience a plus.

o   Requires Basic Life Support, (BLS), Advanced Life Support (ACLS), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALs) certification through the AHA.

o   Other advanced life support certifications may be required per unit/department specialty according to patient care policies.

o   Requires current State of Indiana license with a minimum of 5 years as a Registered Nurse.

o   Requires a minimum of 3 years critical care, emergency department, or flight nursing experience or equivalent.

o   Case management/resource management experience is a plus.

o   Requires exceptional communication, listening, and written skills.

o   Requires strong interpersonal and organization skills emphasizing leadership, teamwork, collaboration, and attention to detail.

o   Requires excellent critical thinking skills to work autonomously and multitask effectively.

     o   Requires the ability to problem solve and resolve conflicts effectively in the best interest of the patient and families

     o   Requires computer experience.

     o   Requires current State of Indiana nursing licenseApply teamwork.

Apply experience. Apply skill. Apply yourself. And together we can change everything.

 

 

 

·         Indiana University Health has more than 34,000 team members, including more than 3,600 physicians and 1,200 advanced practice providers, and we're home to the largest nursing network in Indiana with more than 9,000 nursing team members at over 800 sites of care.

·         Indiana University Health is Indiana's most comprehensive healthcare system with hospitals and specialties ranked among the nation's best by U.S. News & World Report.

·         An unique partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine – one of the nation's largest medical schools – gives patients access to groundbreaking research and innovative treatments, and it offers team members access to the latest science and the very best training – advancing healthcare for all.

·         At IU Health, your personal and professional growth is a top priority. You will have access to many diverse opportunities to learn and develop in meaningful ways that matter most to you, such as advanced clinical training, leadership development, promotion opportunities and cross training development.

·         With 16 hospitals, including eight with Magnet designation and five with Pathways to Excellence designation, our team members are leading the way through excellence.

·         IU Health is invested in the lives of Hoosiers, leading the transformation of healthcare to make Indiana one of the nation's healthiest states.

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Apply teamwork. Apply experience. Apply skill. Apply yourself. And together we can change everything.

Indiana University Health has more than 34,000 team members, including more than 3,600 physicians and 1,200 advanced practice providers, and we're home to the largest nursing network in Indiana with more than 9,000 nursing team members at over 800 sites of care.

Indiana University Health is Indiana's most comprehensive healthcare system with hospitals and specialties ranked among the nation's best by U.S. News & World Report.

A unique partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine one of the nation's largest medical schools gives patients access to groundbreaking research and innovative treatments, and it offers team members access to the latest science and the very best training advancing healthcare for all.

At IU Health, your personal and professional growth is a top priority. You will have access to many diverse opportunities to learn and develop in meaningful ways that matter most to you, such as advanced clinical training, leadership development, promotion opportunities and cross training development.

With 16 hospitals, including eight with Magnet designation and five with Pathways to Excellence designation, our team members are leading the way through excellence.

IU Health is invested in the lives of Hoosiers, leading the transformation of healthcare to make Indiana one of the nation's healthiest states.