The Hospice Triage On-Call Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for after-hour on-call triaging of patient calls. The Triage On-Call RN will ensure that care and services are delivered appropriately and timely during after-hour and holiday coverage. This position will directly affect employee, family & referral source satisfaction. The Triage On-Call RN will work to reduce unnecessary hospitalizations and ER visits during after-hours and holidays. The Triage On-Call RN will review and process weekend/Holiday referrals and schedule the admissions to local on-call staff.
After-hours is defined as Friday at 5 PM – Monday at 8 AM. Holidays include six Branch and Home Office closure days listed in the Encompass Employee Handbook.
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As a national leader across home health, hospice, and inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, Encompass Health is consistently ranked as a top best-place-to-work in the communities we serve. Our philosophy of delivering a better way to care exemplifies our commitment to quality, compassionate care for our patients, all while fostering a unique culture that is compassionate and collaborative.
Ever-mindful of the need for employees to care for themselves and their families, Encompass Health offers benefits that encourage lifestyle choices that keep you healthy and happy. Subject to employee eligibility, some benefits, tools, and resources include: