RN Transfer Coordinator Job
Date:Sep 5, 2014
Location:Vancouver, WA, US
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and nine medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship. This is The Spirit of Healing—The Spirit of PeaceHealth.
Department:Rapid Admit (8297)
patient transfer requies at a 24-hour operation transfer center including bed management as
well as outgoing transfers from Network facilities. Acts as a liaison for referring
entities (e.g. physicians, hospitals, other care providers) seeking to refer, consult,
an/or transfer into the Network.
the appropriate service request and facilitates the conversation to coordinate
care/referral/consultation or transfer within the Network.
but no limited to STEMI, Stroke, and Trauma for inter-facility transfers, operations,
service lines, patient care policies and procedures.
and direct admits to allow for streamline, efficient patient flow and throughput.
physicians and for consultation between physicians including between multiple disciplines
(i.e. Nursing, Ancillary, physicians, patient/families/community member.s
systems to facilitate conference call with referring entities/providers and PeaceHealth
comprehensive, integrated bed management software program.
assess facility capacities and capabilities including service line availability.
laws/regulations to ensure compliance with EMTALA and regulatory standards which affect
kin, morgue and spiritual care regarding in-house expirations. Maintain the hospital death
log. Coordinate release of deceased with ancillary facilitites (i.e. Lions Eye Bank and
Community Tissue Bank).
clinical competency exam.
ED/Triage/Critical Care/Charge within the last two years.
equivalent combination of education and/or experience).
OTHER SKILLS PREFERRED:
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS).
Location: Vancouver, WA
Posting Notes: Vancouver, WA || Nursing - RN Patient Care || Part Time || PATIENT ACCOUNTING