Patient Placement Assistant

Memorial Health System

Job Description

Status: Per Diem

Schedule: 7 PM to 7 AM (Nights), and every other weekend


The Patient Placement Assistant assists with the coordination of patient placement activities by collecting basic patient information, ensuring accurate documentation, answering incoming calls and other documentation, and communicating with nursing units and others to ensure efficient patient flow and placement. The Patient Placement Assistant also contributes to the improvement of patient flow processes by working with the patient placement team to identify improvement opportunities.

Required Qualifications:
High school diploma or equivalent
Six (6) months or more of medical office or customer service experience
Knowledge of medical terminology
Excellent interpersonal and customer relations skills
Ability to be flexible, work independently, manage competing priorities, and function well in stressful situations
Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office

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