BJC Healthcare Patient Placement Coordinator (RN) Part Time Nights in Saint Louis, Missouri

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Missouri Baptist Medical Center, an acute care hospital in St. Louis County, offers a full continuum of medical and surgical services, including heart care, cancer care, and women’s and infants’ services. The hospital has a 24-hour adult emergency department and cares for pediatric patients at a separate emergency department in collaboration with St. Louis Children’s Hospital.

In 2016, Missouri Baptist was named a Magnet® hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). The prestigious designation is the highest credential a healthcare organization can receive for nursing excellence and quality patient care. Missouri Baptist is the first hospital in St. Louis County to achieve this recognition, which has been accomplished by less than 7 percent of hospitals nationwide.Additionally, U.S. News & World Report ranked the hospital #2 in the St. Louis metro area.

Missouri Baptist Medical Center is a member of BJC HealthCare, one of the nation’s largest nonprofit healthcare organizations.

The Bed Management team at Missouri Baptist Medical Center coordinates all internal and external bed accommodations to appropriate level of care. These dedicated nurses assess the hospital's ability to accommodate patient transfers and act as a liaison and resource to physicians, hospital staff, ancillary services and external facilities.

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Role Purpose

Coordinates all internal and external bed accommodations to appropriate level of care. Provides limited direct patient care to facilitate patient admissions and discharges; and had responsibility to determine the hospital's ability to accommodate transfers.

Responsibilities

  • Coordinates effectively to the appropriate clinical level of care the accommodations for internal and external bed requests.

  • Communicates effectively with all internal and external customers, ancillary departments and Patient Placement, providing accurate documentation and timely feedback.

  • Participates in performance improvement and department projects to enhance quality and service provided to customers and participates in problem-solving.

  • Ensures that all scheduled patients are accurately scheduled.

Minimum Requirements

Degree

  • Nursing Diploma/Associate's

    • Nursing

Experience

  • 2-5 years

Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience

Licenses & Certifications

  • RN

Preferred Requirements

Degree

  • Bachelor's Degree

    • Nursing

Experience

  • 5-10 years

Clinical - DirectSkills

  • Registered Nurse (RN) - 2 years or more

  • Emergency Department - 1 year or more

Benefits Statement

Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

  • Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options- Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan- 401(k) plan- Tuition Assistance- Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts-On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)-Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

*Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center

Legal Statement

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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