Job Overview

The Contra Costa County Health Services Department is seeking RNs to fill multiple permanent full-time, part-time and per diem Advice Nurse positions. Advice Nurses are stationed in the telephone triage unit of the Contra Costa Health Plan, located in Martinez, CA. Via the telephone, Advice Nurses assess the needs of the over 120,000 patients including members of the Contra Costa Health Plan, patients from contracting counties, and all users of the County ambulatory care services. Other duties include documenting telephone calls and making referrals.
 
Candidates must possess a valid CA RN license, 18 months of full-time experience as a telephone triage RN or RN in one of the following areas of an acute care hospital: med/surg, labor & delivery, post partum, pediatrics, ICU/CCU, emergency, OR an RN in a surgery center or urgent care facility, OR experience in maternal child health, home health, public health or nursing case management. Must be able to work evening, night and weekend shifts on a rotating schedule and type 30 wpm. Spanish language fluency and strong communication and assessment skills are highly desirable.
 
FINAL FILING DATE: March 22, 2013
 
Applicants are encouraged to apply on-line at http://cchealth.org/jobs/.  An application may also be obtained by visiting our office at 1320 Arnold Drive, Suite 261, Martinez, CA 94553 or the application can be mailed to you by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope to the above address. Resumes may not be substituted for the official application. The application filing period starts Monday, March 4th, 2013 and closes Friday, March 22nd, 2013.  EOE