Staff Nurse - Transfer Center

East Tennessee Children's Hospital

Job Description

Registered Nurse who works to support the maximization of Children's Hospital capacity by enhancing patient throughput and bed management. Responsible and accountable for the use of standardized processes throughout the organization while monitoring transitions of care. Provides phone triage advice to patients from medical practices that are contracted with Children's Hospital to provide afterhours phone nurse support.


Minimum Education

Bachelors Preferred

Minimum Work Experience

Pediatric nursing experience preferred.

Ambulatory and urgent/emergent care preferred.

Required Licenses/Certifications for position

Nursing Licensure for State of Tennessee

Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities

Excellent communication and customer service skills.

Demonstrated clinical abilities.

Interest and skills in patient education.

Employment Type