Fairview Health Services  RN Patient Placement Coordinator in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle RN Patient Placement Coordinator

Specialty NURSING-Specialists (Education/CNS/Quality & Infection Control, etc)

Location Fairview offices at Energy Park

Department Patient Placement Center

Hours per 2 weeks 48

Shift Rotating day/evening

Date Posted 05/15/2018

Job Number 18-72938

Job Description:

Reporting to the Supervisor, Patient Flow, this position will be responsible for 1) processing requests for beds, 2) assigning units 3) assuring appropriate handoffs (MD and RN) and 4) ensuring timeliness of placement of external admissions (elective and emergent) in accordance with clinical standards and guidelines. Responsible for ensuring that transfer language and hospital policies are followed. Works closely with Patient Access Center, Unit and Departmental leadership in achieving organizational goal of avoiding patient diversions. Leverages Admission Officer of the Day role appropriately in circumstances where needed.

Job Qualifications:

Minimum Requirements:


MN RN License

5 years clinical experience as an RN

Previous operations management experience (charge nurse, etc.)

Preferred Requirements:

Masters in Nursing or related field

3-5 years operations management experience preferred

About Fairview Health Services

Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.