Transfer Center Nurse Specialist - RN - Nights

Roanoke, VA, US, 24015

Employment Status:  Full time
Shift:  Evening/Night
Facility:  Park View
Requisition Number:  102395

Job Summary

Welcome to the next phase of your rewarding nursing career. Welcome to Carilion Clinic, an organization of comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices and other complementary services. Our affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions provide additional opportunities for research and education. Joining us, you can expect supportive leadership, inter-professional teamwork, state-of-the-art technology, extensive training and innovative learning, and advancement potential.


Provides leadership and assumes accountability for appropriate patient placement and resource utilization through collaboration with Carilion Management, Clinical Staff, Unit Staff, and Transfer Center Staff.  Facilitates patient flow into and within the Carilion Clinic.  Connects the medical staff of Carilion Clinic with referring physicians.  Facilitates effective two-way communication and resolution of operational issues in support of Carilion Clinic goals and objectives.  Provides support for all staff members while delivering quality service through a team oriented, collaborative approach.



Provides support to Carilion’s management and patient care teams by collaboration in transfer acceptance and throughput at Carilion Clinic.  Frequently and effectively communicates with all levels of the patient and hospital team (Directors, Managers, Clinical Team Leaders, Nurses, Patients, Families, Physicians and other Hospital Team Members).  The individual must demonstrate leadership skills and act as mentor and facilitator to professional nursing colleagues and other team members.  Provides support to management and staff through communication, organizing, prioritizing, facilitating, and problem solving, in order to ensure the success of appropriate patient placement, excellent customer service, and appropriate throughput.  Must demonstrate customer service excellence and competence in a fast paced, stressful environment due to demands from multiple sources.  The individual must possess the ability to organize, prioritize and frequently shift priorities in an unpredictable environment. 


Based in western Virginia, we inspire better health through compassionate care, medical education and research and neighborhood outreach. Note the worthy advantages of supportive leadership, state-of-the-art technological resources, inter-professional teams, innovative learning, and advancement potential.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Graduate of accredited school of nursing.  Bachelor’s Degree preferred.

Experience: Minimum of 3-5 years required.  Critical Care / ED experience preferred.

Licensure/Certifications/Registration: Current Virginia RN license required.  Must achieve Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification, Pediatric Advanced Life Support within 6 months of accepting position.

Other Minimum Qualifications: Demonstrates leadership qualities with integrity at current level of practice and experience.  Must demonstrate effective interpersonal, written and oral communication skills in a positive, courteous manner.  Performs as a team player who is focused on the customer and has demonstrated problem solving skills. Must have the ability to resolve complaints, problems and issues with tact and focus of service excellence. Embodies a philosophy of service and patient centered care.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

Collaboration: Working together with purpose to achieve shared goals.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.


Requisition Number: 102395 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: Park View 
Shift: Evening/Night 
Shift Details: Evening/Night, up to every other weekend as needed
Recruiter: DANA E JOHNSON 
Recruiter Phone: 540-400-4631
Recruiter Email:
For more information, contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537.

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Carilion Total Rewards

What matters to you is important to us—like benefits, rewards, and resources to improve your life. Carilion understands the importance of prioritizing your well-being to help you develop and thrive. When you make your tomorrow with us, we’ll enhance your potential to realize the best in yourself. Below are benefits available to you when you join Carilion:

  • Employer Funded Pension Plan, vested after five years (Voluntary 403B)
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, & Vision Benefits
  • Flexible Work Arrangements/Schedules
  • Remote Work Options
  • Paid Time Off (accrued from day one)
  • Onsite fitness studios and discounts to our Carilion Wellness centers
  • Access to our health and wellness app, Virgin Pulse
  • Discounts on childcare
  • Continued education and training

Find more about Carilion Clinic’s benefits by vising our Total Rewards Page.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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