Coordinates the intake and placement of all admissions and intra-unit transfers in accordance with Patient Access Center guidelines and the Lurie Children’s Admission Policy. Collaborates with physician and nursing staff to prioritize admissions and intra-unit transfers based on medical needs. Communicates and collaborates with all departments as appropriate to maximize efficiency of bed utilization and expedite the throughput process. Makes decisions regarding allocation of nursing staffing resources. Serves as a designated leadership representative accountable and responsible for coordinating provision of efficient patient care operations on their assigned shifts.
Position Type: Regular Full time (.9 FTE)