The Mary Bridge Transfer Center is located within the Mary Bridge Emergency Department. The Transfer Center RN works as part of an interdisciplinary care team to and acts as a liaison for referring entities (Providers, Hospitals, Urgent Care's or Clinics) seeking to refer, consult and/or transfer into the Mary Bridge Children's Hospital. Additionally, the Transfer Center RN facilitates Pediatric and Neonatal Transport Team dispatch. The Transfer Center RN does not perform direct patient care.The reasons to work at MultiCare are as unique as the people who do. Join us for the professional challenges you seek. In the settings you prefer. With schedules that fit your life. Learn more at www.multicarejobs.org
Position Summary: The Patient Transfer Center RN is responsible for providing safe and effective telehealth nursing triage, improved outcomes to care, integration of community and system resources and information, determining the appropriate level of care, patient transfer facilitation, and enhancing access to high quality care as assigned by the Nurse Manager. The Transfer RN serves as a role model and clinical resource in their practice setting and across the continuum of care to influence organizational standards related to patient safety and care delivery. This position functions in a multidisciplinary, collaborative practice environment, where critical thinking skills are used to interpret complex information and guide patients and families to health and well-being.
Minimum Requirements: Three (3) years recent experience in outpatient or inpatient nursing Three (3) years recent triage experience
Education/Licenses/Certifications: Bachelor's degree in Nursing, or obtained within three years from the initial date of hire Advanced Degree in Nursing (MSN, PhD, DNP, ARNP) preferred Licensed as a R.N. in the state of Washington CPR certification required ACLS preferred
MultiCare is a not-for-profit health care organization with more than 20,000 team members, including employees, providers and volunteers. MultiCare has been caring for our community for well over a century, since the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital and today is the largest community-based, locally governed system of health in the state of Washington, serving communities across Washington and Northern Idaho.
MultiCare’s comprehensive system of health includes numerous primary care, urgent care and specialty services — including Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital & Health Network; MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care; Pulse Heart Institute; MultiCare Medical Associates, affiliated physicians; MultiCare Rockwood Clinic, the largest multispecialty clinic in the Inland Northwest region; and MultiCare Connected Care, our Accountable Care Organization.
Eleven hospitals complete the organization: Allenmore Hospital, Auburn Medical Center, Capital Medical Center, Covington Medical Center, Deaconess Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital — the Puget Sound region’s only children’s hospital and state-designated Level II Pediatric Trauma Center for Western Washingt...on — Navos Behavioral Health Hospital, Valley Hospital, Tacoma General Hospital — which is home to the South Puget Sound region’s only Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit — and Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital.
Our core values of Respect, Integrity, Stewardship, Excellence, Collaboration and Kindness, serve as our guiding principles and impact every aspect of our organization, including how we provide patient care and what we expect from each other.
MultiCare is also proud of our commitment to workforce diversity and culturally competent care. This commitment is led by our CEO and supported through employee education and community outreach.