Liberty Hospital Admitting Nurse [Pre-Surgical Testing] in Liberty, Missouri
SUMMARY: Initiates nursing process to include utilization management. Plans, schedules, and coordinates pre-admission testing for surgical patients. Obtains and initiates admitting orders. Screens admission orders for appropriateness to diagnosis. Initiates discharge planning by assessing patient/family needs, and making appropriate referrals.
Required Experience: Minimum three (3) years recent nursing experience Required Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current Registered Nurse license with eligibility to work in the state of Missouri; BLS