COVID Nurse Tracers needed in Houston - Houston, Texas -

Travel/Contract Nursing Job in
Houston , Texas, 77030

  • Employer: ProHealth Staffing
  • Profession: Registered Nurse
  • Specialty: Ambulatory Care
  • Compensation: 45.00 per hr

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Conducts COVID-19 health screening and assessments• Call contacts of newly diagnosed patients or confirmed positive workforce members• Collect and record information on all contacts of positive COVID – 19 cases• Documents demographics, symptoms, travel, occupation, and testing• Provide contacts with approved information about Harris County quarantine procedures, and what to do if symptomsdevelop• If appropriate, refer contacts for testing as appropriate and in accordance with established protocols• Develop an individualized TeleHealth plan for patients and workforce members seeking care for health promotion or health-related situational problems.• Utilizes evidenced-based nursing triage protocols in the plan of care and care disposition.• Include the patient, family, appropriate caregivers, and other health care professionals in making shared decisions about prioritizing plans and strategies.• Consider patient or population needs in terms of age, gender, race, cultural values and practices, ethical and legal considerations, economic impact, and environmental factors, as well as the anticipated risks and benefits of interventions for individualized plan development.• Identifies potential barriers to patient/family to carry out the plan of care/disposition such as lack of resources, transportation, etc.• Document the plan using standardized, understandable, readable language and recognizable terminology while using the plan to provide direction for other clinical members of the ambulatory nursing health care team.
Skills: • Ability to answer and manage calls, emails and/or interactive voice response system• Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to interact professionally with culturally diverse individuals during a time of crisis and distress.• Knowledge of basic nursing assessment skills.• Intermediate skills in MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Teams)• Critical thinking and sound judgment knowledge and Skills• Excellent communication skills and ability to present material to large audiences• Ability to function independently• Excellent customer service skills• Ability to work in a fast-paced, high volume environment

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Houston, Texas , 77030

Employment Type



45.00 per hr


ProHealth Staffing

Date Posted

Jul 13th, 2020

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