To provide timely placement of patients in appropriate beds to assure optimum patient outcomes. Communicate daily census and potential/actual patient flow issues with the Dept. of Care Management and the Director of Clinical Coordinators/designee. Obtain patient placement status and/or patient flow issues from night shift supervisor. Obtain potential dischare information from the nursing units. Assign patient placement assignments for next day postoperative patients. Maintain quality improvement records. Primarily evening shift with flexibility to day shift as needed.
Must be able to work in a fast paced environment. Knowledge of medical terminology is required, hospital experience preferred. HS graduate or equivalent. Some college preparation preferred. Must be able to work independently.
Somerset Medical Center - 2 years ago