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Transport Coordinator (Medical/Emergency Dispatcher) - 1st Shift

2022-09-23
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  • Access Center Services, LLC

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  • Full Time

Job Description

The Access Transport Coordinator coordinates the transportation of patients in the CHS system. The Access Transport Coordinator performs initial triaging using approved clinical criteria to assure patient acceptance and admission are consistent with current protocols and procedures. The Access Transport Coordinator will work closely with the Bed/Capacity Coordinator to identify, trend and report barriers to patient throughput.

We are seeking Full Time, 1st shift Transport Coordinator with our Fort Wayne, IN Transfer Center! 

1st Shift, 7:00am - 7:00pm (3-12 hour shifts/week)

Come join our team!

Some examples of the daily work our Transfer Center team members process:
Manage patient care in a fast pace, technology driven environment with other highly skilled team members
• Process and document patient information with respect to all guidelines and policies in place including regulatory knowledge of  EMTALA, HIPAA, CHS ethics and compliance policies, and quality initiatives

Examples of Transport Coordinator day-to-day activities:

  • Determines and documents the nature, location of requests, and level of priority and then dispatches the appropriate transportation resource.
  • Acts as a liaison across many points of communication within Community Health Systems affiliates from physicians to nurses, as well as departments and facilities. 
  • Process and document patient information, with respect to all guidelines and policies in place including regulatory knowledge of EMTALA, CHS Ethics and Compliance policies, and quality initiatives.

The qualified candidate must have 3-5 years acute care experience (Preferred Critical Care or ER settings), Type 38 words/min. EMT Multistate/ Compact Licensure preferred due to services being offered in multiple states.

About this team:

Community Health Systems Transfer Center is a state of the art clinical assessment and patient placement hub composed of Registered Nurses (RN), Licensed Practical Nurse(LPN), Paramedics, Social Workers, and Therapists working together. Transfer Center team collaborates with CHS and Non CHS facilities along with affiliated providers to support with transfer processes.

What we offer:
• Competitive compensation
• Paid time off plans for vacations, holidays and illness
• Health insurance, including coverage for medical, dental, vision and prescription drugs
• 401(k) retirement plan
• Life and disability insurance
• Flexible spending accounts

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