Performs ongoing evaluation bed resources, providing status to Tucker Administration and Department Directors.
Facilitates bed assignments as requested by Tucker inpatient units and Intake, the Transfer Center, CJW medical units and physician direct admissions.
Evaluates blocked room(s) with unit charge nurse and/or NSC to assess continued need based on lab results and/or physician orders.
Proficient in Meditech, Patient Tracking, and Transport Tracking. Serves as an education and information resource for these systems.
Demonstrates the ability to successfully perform numerous tasks concurrently by utilizing critical thinking and organizational skills.
Exhibits effective communication skills with all internal and external customers. Demonstrates leadership and professionalism in customer service.
Facilitates patient throughput and promotes patient/physician satisfaction.
Computer skills and knowledge of medical terminology.
Required: Satisfactory reference(s) from prior employment. Knowledge of data entry and previous computer experience.
Preferred: Prior experience in hospital staffing and/or bed control/patient placement.
As one of the largest facilities in the nation’s largest hospital system (HCA), Chippenham Hospital provides the full scope of...