RemX is currently hiring for a Patient Transfer Specialist for Covenant Health in Louisville, TN
The Hours are 7p-7a with rotating weekends
The Patient Transfer Specialist is responsible for collecting appropriate clinical information and coordinating and facilitating the acceptance of patient transfers and direct admissions into health facilities in accordance with established clinical guidelines and protocols and Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act (EMTALA).
The Coordinator will obtain accurate patient demographic information and enter into the registration system and will also obtain verbal patient status/type admission orders from providers and enter into the Computerized Order Entry (CPOE) system, so the patient status/type is classified in the correctly in a timely manner.
The Coordinator will communicate and collaborate with physicians, hospital CAOs and leadership, System and Facility administrators on call (AOC), house supervisors and capacity management staff on a routine basis to elevate and resolve issues that are barriers to patient transfer acceptance.
Critical to this position is the ability to utilize critical thinking skills and judgement, multitask and initiate appropriate actions to ensure patients receive care in a timely manner.
Qualifications: You must have a license and/or certification Licensure Requirements: Licensed EMT, Paramedic, LPN, RN, CMA or CNA in the state of TN required.