Massachusetts Employer PATIENT ACCESS & SCHEDULER ASSISTANT in Lawrence, Massachusetts
Lawrence Healthcare Facility has immediate openings for PATIENT ACCESS & SCHEDULER ASSISTANT Job Description: Supports the Inpatient Leadership in the areas related to staffing overview, daily staffing numbers and overtime management, throughout the inpatient areas of the hospital during his/her assigned hours. The Assistant collaborates with the unit-based managers to support adequate staffing levels based on best practice and industry standards. Position includes patient access activities and cross covers both the Patient access/Progression coordinator as well as the Central Staffing Coordinator. Oversees coordination of clinical staffing throughout the hospital on a daily basis. Reviews daily staff levels and skill mix to ensure adequate staffing to meet census demand. Collaborates with the inpatient managers, clinical nurse leaders and nursing directors to establish and maintain staffing grids. Requirements: High School Diploma or equivalent. Clinical background. Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel. Ability to set priorities in dealing with multiple demands and interruptions. Preferred: College degree or equivalent preferred. Working knowledge of medical terminology.