Using discretion and independent judgment, the nurse liaison serves as a primary liaison to designated health care facilities, maintaining communication and performing on-site pre-admission screenings.The nurse liaison is involved in marketing by one-to-one contacts and professional education.This position does require interaction with adult and geriatric populations.Age-specific experience and/or special training and/or expertise is required to serve this population.The nurse liaison meets criteria as outlined in the departmental competency checklist.Involves provision of patient care/service to older adolescent, young adult, adult and geriatric populations.
Minimum of five years of recent clinical experience as an RN. Negotiating skills which support the ability to interact with physicians, interdisciplinary team members, patients/families, case managers, and social workers.
Current Louisiana RN license
CCRN certification preferred (obtained within 3 years of working on the Rehab unit)
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.