Staff Position

Registered Nurse (RN) - Clinical Nurse Coordinator
Inova Fairfax Hospital
Falls Church, VA
Nights

$34-57/hour

Overview

  • Start DateASAP
  • ShiftNights
  • Facility Information
    Not-For-Profit HospitalShort Term Acute CareTeaching Institution860 bedsEpic Systems Corporation
  • Setting
    Clinic

Pay

Estimated pay
$34-57/hour

Qualifications

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Required
    Work Experience
  • Registered Nurse (1 year)
    Other
  • Eligible to work in US

Description


As a Clinical Logistics Coordinator at Inova Fairfax Medical Center, you will provide direction and guidance to healthcare providers for the achievement of optimal patient flow throughout the high volume Trauma Level 1 multi-hospital facility. To help achieve our mission, you will facilitate the process of bed placements for patients in Medical, Surgical, Critical Care, Telemetry as well as Women and Children's Services by using excellent clinical, organization and interpersonal skills. Your ability to utilize standards, guidelines and pathways for patient throughput is required. Incorporating data and information to continuously improve patient flow and to enhance patient outcomes is required.
If you are an independent worker looking for a job with various challenges that utilize both clinical skills and critical thinking, then perhaps being a CLC is the role for you. We are looking for passionate, dedicated individuals who are organized, energetic, and resourceful. This is a unique opportunity for those who enjoy collaboration and problem solving.
Shift: Part-time; 12hr Nights (7pm-7am), rotating weekends

Job Responsibilities

- Utilizes critical thinking skills to move patients along the continuum of care while promoting positive outcomes related to patient bed placement.
- Obtains information on patient admissions from ED, PACU, direct admissions and transfers from other facilities while determining appropriateness of admission.
- Identifies barriers to timely discharge and works with managers and administration to resolve quickly. Escalates to departments for prioritizing testing and procedures.
- Facilitates daily patient flow meetings, leads efforts to problem solve during high census periods and helps develop action plans.
- Collaborates and directs Patient Flow Coordinators effectively in prioritizing appropriate bed placement of all patient types upon notification of admission or transfer.
- Monitors EPIC Bed Management at all times and proactively uses information to plan bed availability based on current census, OR cases, discharges and historical data.
- Orients new staff to patient flow initiatives, demand capacity flow and creates awareness of the importance of patient flow within the organization.
- Maintains awareness of staffing levels in key departments that may impact patient flow such as EVS, transport and nursing. Flexible and works together as a team to cover schedule 24/7.
- Other duties as assigned.
Requirements:
- 3 years clinical nursing experience in an acute care setting.
- Critical Care experience preferred
- BSN with valid RN License
- BLS via AHA required
- Strong and effective Leadership Skills, Critical Thinking and Problem Solving Skills.
- Exceptional interpersonal skills and ability to collaborate with all levels of employees.
- Effective communication skills and ability to work in a fast-paced environment while staying customer focused and juggling multiple, competing priorities.
- Proficiency in computer applications, and skilled in data analysis and customer service.
Risha BSN, RN
Risha BSN, RN
Inova Job ID #651994. Posted job title: clinical logistics bed placement coordinator (rn)

Facility

Inova Fairfax Hospital

4.4rating(93 reviews)
Compensation
3.9rating
Culture
4.1rating
Work Environment
4.1rating
4.0rating
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Anonymous
OR - Operating Room (RN)
Review of Inova Fairfax Hospital on Jul 24, 2024
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Inova Fairfax Hospital
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  • Not-For-Profit Hospital
  • Short Term Acute Care
  • Teaching Institution
  • 860 beds
  • Epic Systems Corporation
ADDRESS3300 Gallows RdFalls Church, VA 22042
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Employer

Inova Health System

3.7rating(3 reviews)
Compensation
3.7rating
Culture
3.3rating
Work Environment
3.3rating
5.0rating
Anonymous
Anonymous
Post Partum (RN)
Review of Inova Health System on Dec 3, 2023
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About Falls Church, VA

Cost of Living
  • The cost of living in Falls Church, VA is higher than the national average, particularly in housing and transportation.
  • However, wages tend to match up with the higher cost of living.
Weather
  • The average high in summer is around 87°F, and the average low in winter is around 26°F.
Furnished Housing
  • Short term rentals and furnished housing options are available in Falls Church, VA, and they can be relatively easy to find, especially in the surrounding areas.
Transportation
  • Falls Church, VA is car-friendly, with well-maintained roads and highways.
  • Public transportation options include bus services and the Washington Metro, providing easy access to nearby areas.
Demographics
  • Falls Church, VA is known for its diverse population, with a wide age range.
  • Common health issues may include allergies and respiratory conditions due to seasonal changes.
  • There is a growing population of travel nurses in the area.
Things to Do
  • Falls Church, VA offers a variety of restaurants with diverse cuisines, art galleries, live music venues, and sports facilities.
  • Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy parks, trails, and recreational activities in the surrounding areas.
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