Patient Placement Center Assoc

Jackson Health System Miami , FL 33196

Posted 6 months ago

Position Summary

The Patient Placement Center Associate coordinates the reporting, documentation and review of all incoming admissions and transfers to JMH. Working with the Patient Placement Coordinator, this is also responsible for ensuring patients are admitted and/or transferred to the most appropriate bed available in a timely and efficient manner. The Patient Placement Center Associate is expected to exercise independent judgment, courtesy and tact in communicating with patients, public, hospital staff, third party payers and County, State and Federal representatives.

Location: Patient Transfer Center (Jackson Downtown)

Shift: Nights (7P-5A)

Status:Full Time

Education

Graduate of an accredited EMT or Paramedic school highly preferred. Graduation from high school or equivalent. College level course work in accounting, economics, business law or related field preferred.

Experience

At least 2 years experience in hospital admissions or a related clerical field. Customer service experience preferred.

License/Certification

Paramedic or EMT License Highly preferred

Knowledge/Skill/Abilities

Customer service skills, medical terminology, and any basic computer knowledge is a MUST.


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Patient Placement Center Assoc

Jackson Health System