Responsible for 24 hour planning, organizing, directing, coordinating, and evaluating activities related to Bed Control, including recommendations for nursing float pool assignments. Participates in the planning of patient care needs and coordinates patient activities with related departments. Establishes and maintains a systematic review and assessment of bed availability. Ensures appropriate assignment based on clinical need and staffing constraints. Works with other departments to assess the need for standards to optimize the utilization of beds (inclusive of pre-operative days and direct admissions).
Valid RN license required.
B.A. or B.S. and RN required. At least 5 years experience in a health care setting
A minimum of two years of experience in an acute care facility required. Experience in Utilization Review activities and/or in an admission office setting preferred. Experience dealing with certifying organizations (JCAHO) preferred.
PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIRED:
Currently licensed as an RN in the State of MA.
Basic Life Support (BLS) required.
Primary Location: Worcester, Massachusetts
Facility: Saint Vincent Hospital
Job Type: PT1
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005041604
About Saint Vincent Hospital
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.