Texas Health Resources LVN Transfer Center-Part Time in Arlington, Texas

Qualifications/Duties:

REQUIRED EDUCATION: Graduate of an accredited LVN program.

REQUIRED MINIMUM EXPERIENCE: 2 years operations experience in a clinical setting, preferably

the ED or an ICU.

REQUIRED LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: Current LVN license in the State of Texas

REQUIRED SKILLS:

A high degree of confidentiality, positive interpersonal skills and ability to function in a fastpaced team environment.

-Demonstrated interpersonal and problem solving skills.

-Proficient in use of various software and computer.

-Outstanding verbal, non-verbal and written

communication skills.

Must have time management skills; working under the supervision of an RN, accurately completes electronic MOT utilizing information gained from the transfer center chart and electronic health record and notifies sending nurse of same.

-Facilitates nurse to nurse report and coordinates EMS services in order to ensure transferring patients are sent and received timely.

-Uses transfer center protocols to make determinations regarding which EMS service is appropriate, and escalates issues to manager when indicated, provides information and facilitates clinical exchange of information necessary to facilitate transfer.

-Assists with the analysis of EMS response times based on entity level reports. -Working under the supervision of an RN, utilizes established protocols, facilitates and documents the safe and efficient transfer of patients based on requested facility or service line.

-Collaborates with entity nursing administration and physicians to ensure physician to physician communication is completed and administrative approval is obtained.

-Escalates all declines per protocols and notifies director immediately of any EMTALA concerns. Continuously takes steps to ensure that our KPIs are met growing volume and keeping patients in the system] and accurately documents deviations from same.

Entity Information:

Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States. Texas Health has 13 hospitals with 2,405 licensed hospital beds, employs more than 17,700 people and counts more than 3,200 physicians with active staff privileges at its hospitals. The system serves more than 6.2 million people living in 29 counties in north central Texas. At Texas Health, we strive to create an atmosphere of respect, integrity, compassion and excellence for all who come in contact with us, be they patients or our employees. We are committed to diversity in our workforce, and our mission to serve spreads across ethnic, cultural, economic and generational boundaries.