Serves as resource for all patient placements within the hospital.
Maintains a professional, collaborative and congenial rapport with internal and external contacts.
Makes all patient placement decisions in accordance with patient diagnosis, appropriate unit criterion, patient acuity and patient location.
Initiates, promotes and/or participates in interdisciplinary collaboration regarding patient placement.
Identifies needs and operational improvement opportunities to improve patients’ access and bed turnaround.
Supports and promotes excellence in customer/guest relations.
Supports, promotes and participates in community service activities.
Serves as a single point of contact for all patient placements within the hospital.
Maintains communication with referring physicians and transferring hospitals regarding anticipated bed availability or access delays.
What You Will Need:
Graduate of a school of nursing
Current valid State of Florida or multi state license as a Registered Nurse
Bachelorâ™s or masterâ™s degree in Nursing (Preferred)
The (Logistics) Patient Placement Coordinator - Evening is a professional registered nurse who has the responsibility to plan, prioritize, organize, direct and control all admissions and transfers between nursing units and hospitals for the AdventHealth Orlando. Acts as a liaison between referring hospitals, physicians, offices, and nursing department on issues pertaining to the placement of all patients.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.