Patient Placement Coordinators are the central point persons for facilitating processes on a daily basis to expedite patient movement between departments and facilities for bed availability and utilization of such among multi-disciplinary levels to ensure the prompt facilitation of resources available for patient placement. Work collaboratively with Case Managers, Nurse Managers, Charge and Resource Nurses, Emergency Department Staff/Physicians, Hospitalists/Physician Extenders, Patient Registration, Patient Transport, and Environmental Services. The overall goal of the above mentioned team is to provide a seamless transition for the patient and to positively contribute to the patient experience. The incumbent performs all duties and tasks in accordance with performance standards established for the job.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.