Telephone Triage Nursing
The Career Path to Become a Telephone Triage Nurse
Also known as telehealth nurses, telephone triage nurses help patients over the phone, answering immediate questions and determining what type of additional care and next steps are needed. Telephone triage nurses must be especially adept at assessing patients with limited information. As such, telephone triage nurses specialize in one to one communication, asking specific questions so they may provide quick recommendations . Sometimes telephone triage nurses will look up patients’ files and medical records while on the phone in order to understand their histories and better assist them.
$52,000 - $74,000
Annual Salary Range