Florida Hospital Orlando seeks to hire a Patient Placement Coordinator who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.
Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,107-bed Florida Hospital Orlando, serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America. Florida Hospital Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country. We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year.
Various Days; 9p – 7a
The (Logistics) Patient Placement Coordinator 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 Florida Hospital. Acts as a liaison between referring hospitals, physicians, offices, and nursing department on issues pertaining to the placement of all patients. Participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
Identifies needs and operational improvement opportunities to improve patients' access and bed turnaround. (Excellence)
Supports and promotes excellence in customer/guest relations. (Compassion)
Supports, promotes and participates in community service activities. (Stewardship /Balance)
Serves as a single point of contact for all patient placements within the hospital. (Excellence)
Maintains communication with referring physicians and transferring hospitals regarding anticipated bed availability or access delays. (Excellence)
Evaluates all available heart hospital beds and develops contingency bed management plans with operational charge staff to ensure daily patients operations are not interrupted. Reports any occurrences of interrupted patient operations to director. (Excellence)
Responsible for patient placement operations within the Hospital to ensure that patients are admitted or transferred between units or hospital in a timely manner in accordance with hospital policies and procedures, and according to nursing care requirements. (Stewardship)
Continuously re-evaluates patient placement requests and adjusts staffing and bed management plans accordingly. (Stewardship)
If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Patient Placement Coordinator opportunity with Florida Hospital Orlando and apply online today.
We are 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.