About WakeMed: Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is the leading provider of health services in Wake County. With a mission to improve the health and well-being of our community, we are committed to providing outstanding and compassionate care. For more information, visit www.wakemed.org. EOE
Position Information: The Manager, Patient Placement manages the day to day operations of the Patient Placement Department and the Transfer Center, works collaboratively with the System Manager Clinical Administrators and the Patient Case Management Physician Advisor to carry out department goals and support patient flow. Oversees the staff of the Patient Placement Department, identifying and implementing processes to support expedited patient flow across the system. Collaborates with all departments across the system to ensure that services are being provided in a timely/quality manner and act as a resource when resolving barriers. Understands the needs of the organization and supports the mission, values, and management of patient care services. Acts as liaison between the Patient Placement and Transfer Center team and the Director, System Capacity and Patient Placement.
Experience Requirements: 3 Years Nursing - Related Area Required - And 3 Years Management Required
At WakeMed Health & Hospitals, we are guided by a simple – yet powerful mission: to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding and compassionate care to all.To deliver on this mission, WakeMed employs the “best minds and the biggest hearts” in the business. Our team includes over 8,500 experienced registered nurses, technologists, medical professionals, support staff, and a medical staff of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice providers who are dedicated to putting patients first.When it comes to culture and benefits, we recognize that when we take good care of our employees, our employees can take even better care of our patients. We proudly offer competitive salaries that reflect background, experience and special skills. Our benefits programs are designed to give you and your family the support you need for today while planning for a successful tomorrow. We promote diversity in the ...workplace, provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified applicants, and we participate in E-verify.We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our employees and our employees care for the community.
To improve the patient experience by providing health care providers; patients and their families; and others with information, education, networking opportunities, and related resources focused on best practices.