Behavioral Health Bed Coordinator/ Administrative Supervisor
Company: Virtua Willingboro Hospital
Posted on: November 22, 2021
HELPING YOU BE WELL, GET WELL AND STAY WELL
As one of New Jersey's largest non-profit health systems, Virtua
provides comprehensive health care services to achieve its mission
to help people be well, get well and stay well.
Virtua provides services through Virtua Medical Group with 302
physicians and other clinicians, and at its urgent care centers,
hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, health and wellness centers,
fitness centers, home health services, long-term care,
rehabilitation centers and paramedic program.
A leader in maternal and child health services, Virtua delivers
nearly 8,000 babies a year. It provides health services to 1,500
businesses, and participates in Virtua Physician Partners, a
clinically integrated network of 1,400 physicians and other
Virtua is affiliated with Penn Medicine for cancer and neuroscience
and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) for
Virtua employs more than 9,000 and has been honored as the #1 Best
Place to Work in the Delaware Valley every year since 2007. It is
the recipient of a 4-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and
Medicaid Services (CMS) for quality of care, and its hospitals
earned straight A's in patient safety by The Leapfrog Group and the
2016 Patient Safety Award from Healthgrades.
U.S. News and World Report ranked Virtua's Mount Holly and Voorhees
hospitals as High Performing Hospitals and Voorhees as a Best
Regional Hospital. Virtua is also the recipient of the Consumer
Choice Award from the National Research Corporation.
2nd Shift (United States of America)
Total Weekly Hours:
Willingboro - 1113 Hospital Dr, E Bldg
Responsible for the general supervision of the Nursing Department
and assumes administrative responsibilities for the hospital during
- Be point of contact to communicate with physicians and nurses
throughout the Virtua Health organization regarding emergency,
involuntary/Voluntary, and direct admissions and transfers and
availability to support timely placement.
- Effectively manages all the behavioral health bed resources for
Virtua Health to support inpatient Behavioral Health demand.
- Triage clinical needs of all patients to assure appropriate,
timely bed assignment through collaboration with physician
leadership as indicated and clinical management.
- Increase effective bed capacity by identifying barriers in bed
assignment processes and collaborate with clinical management in
the resolution of these issues.
- Documents and reports on timeliness of patient placement
activities and issues of concern related to efficient
- Provides necessary education to the clinical workforce on the
use of the electronic patient placement system (EPIC).
- Evaluates clinical need of patient transfer activity associated
with bed management needs.
- Identifies clinical priorities in relation to the bed
assignment process in collaboration with the ED, referring
provider, Center for Family Guidance Associates and Virtua's
Transfer Center team.
- Develop effective relationships with EVS and Transport staff to
support efforts to enhance patient flow and bed management.
- Work alongside physicians and clinical leadership in the
communication of clinical issues that arise related to patient
Position Qualifications Required / Experience Required:
Minimum of 3 years acute inpatient psychiatry with strong knowledge
base in navigating medical comorbidities.
Experience navigating bed flow utilizing EPIC.
Experience in Nursing Leadership
Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing. Current RN Nursing license
NJ RN License.
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