Patient Placement Case Manager FT 40/Hrs Days
Company: Baystate Health
Posted on: December 7, 2018
**What You Will Do:**The Patient Placement Manager coordinates communications and uses critical thinking and high level decision-making to facilitate patient flow in and outside of Medical-Surgical/Critical Care Services, Emergency Department, Observation Unit, Children?s Hospital, and Surgical Services processes. Works with ED charge nurse to effectively respond to Code Help to access resources and/or mobilize patients to the appropriate level of care based on their severity of illness and patient care needs. Patient Placement Manager coordinates placement of external transfers to appropriate level of care/bed in timely way, as defined by severity of illness, organizational activity and targeted capacity. Facilitates admissions from procedural/surgical and/or treatment areas, and inpatient units in collaboration with triage coordinators, unit managers, charge nurses, physicians, and Access Services. Consistently communicates outcomes of these key decisions to the affected departments throughout the organization. The Patient Placement Manager will initiate, lead and/or participate in scheduled bed meetings in collaboration with the Patient Placement Officer and other key personnel.**What You Will Need:*** Massachusetts RN license* Bachelor?s Degree in Nursing is required* Minimum of 5 years Medical-Surgical Nursing experience required* Critical Care or Cardiac experience preferred* Demonstrated leadership experience is required which may include charge nurse, Clinical III, Clinical IV or Triage Coordinator.Other Skills: Critical thinking, sound clinical judgment, leadership, problem solving skills, and excellent organizational and communication skills. Ability to utilize PC functions such as email, word documents, analyze spreadsheets and work with software as deemed necessary for patient placement.Position is Monday - Friday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.No weekends/holidaysBaystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.*Job ID:* 82519*Location:* Springfield, Massachusetts*Full/Part Time:* Full-Time*Regular/Temporary:* Regular
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