LPN Patient Flow Coordinator - Neuroscience Transfer Service in Munster, IN at Community Healthcare System

Date Posted: 2/23/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    901 Macarthur Boulevard
    Munster, IN
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:

Job Description

Job ID: 30720

Category: Nursing Services

Facility: Community Hospital

Schedule: Full-time

Location: Munster, IN

Job Description:  Under the direction of the Neuroscience Transfer Coordinator, the Patient Flow Coordinator will oversee the neuroscience transfers coming into the facility for the Comprehensive Stroke Program in accordance with the standards for the disease specific guidelines set forth by the Joint Commission and the state and federal regulations for safe patient transfer. The coordinator will be responsible for answering the transfer line, contacting the physician on service and dispatching the ambulance for transport. In addition, they will work with the Neuroscience nursing personnel to place the patient, activate emergency response teams, and create the admission for the incoming patient. The coordinator will manage transfer logs, create patient feedback reports and provide relevant information regarding transfer to the Neuroscience Transfer Coordinator. The Patient Flow Coordinator will work with leadership on performance improvement as necessary.
  • License LPN with two years of direct patient care experience in an acute care hospital setting
  • One year of case management experience preferred
  • Must demonstrate excellent communication and problem solving skills along with the ability to multi-task
  • Must be flexible in work hours
  • Computer knowledge and PC keyboarding skills required. 
Not Ready to Apply?

Not Ready to Apply?

If you are interested in career opportunities, but not ready to apply, join our Talent Network to stay connected to us and receive updates on the latest job opportunities and company news.

Join Our Talent Network