RN - Patient Flow Coordinator - ED - Full Time Days/Evenings

Doylestown Hospital Doylestown , PA

Posted 4 days ago

  • PURPOSE OF JOB:

To provide professional nursing care in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act and as per hospital policy, to collaborate with the physician's medical plan of care, and to expedite patient flow at time of admission as well as upon discharge.

  • ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Performs admission assessment and documents required information. Performs patient care according to department and hospital standards and giving consideration to age-specific accommodations. Assists with the discharge of inpatients/observation patients when able.

  • Communicates and collaborates with patients, physicians, family members and

other health care disciplines to achieve excellence in patient care during hospitalization and to enhance organizational throughput.

  • Promotes patient safety through adherence to protocols, policies, procedures, evidence-based guidelines and Joint Commission National Patient Safety Goals.

  • Actively participates in and supports departmental and organizational quality initiatives and goals inclusive of optimizing patient flow.

  • Maintains clinical competency according to unit-specific standards.

Job Qualifications:

VI. QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Education:

  • Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing.

  • Current licensure in Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of State Bureau of Occupational and Professional Affairs and successful completion of appropriate continuing education specific to job requirements

B. Experience: Varies based on department and position.

C. Other Skills:

  • Certified in B.L.S. for Healthcare Provider

  • Excellent interpersonal and team building skills

  • ACLS within one year of hire

  • Telemetry course within six months of hire

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