Coordinates inpatient admissions to acute care units from the time of decision to admit, to placement of patient in an appropriate bed. Performs entry into ADT system, as well as transfers and discharges patient accounts in a timely and accurate manner. Facilitates pre-planning of scheduled admissions and unit-to-unit transfers.
Physical demands: Standing, reaching above shoulders, sitting, writing, seeing, speaking and keyboarding
people contact, irregular work schedule, detailed work. frequent interruptions, decision making skills, concentration, abilty to work independently,multi tasking, frequent deadlines, organizations skills and ability to work with others.
High school diploma, prefer technical school
Knowledge of medical terminology helpful, ability to work under pressure at a steady pace in an unpredictable environment. Ability to work independently while realizing limitations of decision-making capabilities