Community Regional Medical Center Registered Nurse (RN), Bed Control, Command Center, Full Time, 12 Hours in Fresno, California
Community Regional Medical Center is the flagship hospital of Community Medical Centers – a private, not-for-profit healthcare system based in Fresno, California, and the largest healthcare provider and private employer in central California. We measure up with top hospitals nationally and are the 3rd largest in California. With 685 beds, we are home to the only Level 1 Trauma and comprehensive burn centersbetween Los Angeles and Sacramento. The 56,000 square-foot emergency department is one of the largest and busiest in the state. We have an 84 bed Level 3 NICU and a brand new pediatric specialty care unit. Future plans include building a women and children’s facility on campus and expanding with 65 additional beds. Our hospital serves 2.5 million people within 9 counties, averaging a daily census of 641 patients. We’re affiliated with UCSF as a teaching facility and have trained 3,000 Medical Doctor’s to date plus remain investing in research and training grants.
We provide excellent health benefits (medical, dental & vision) along with a 403(b) and Pension packages to plan for your future. Additionally, you will accrue paid time off (PTO) from your first day of employment, totaling 5 weeks as a full-time employee. Other Benefits include; Long-term Disability Insurance, Basic Life Insurance and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Coverage, Educational Reimbursement, Employee Assistance Program, Credit Union Membership, Retirement Planning classes, and an onsite Fitness Center, 24 hour Subway and concierge service.
Community Regional Medical Center (CRMC) is adding an additional position to the Command Center which is the patient flow hub of the hospital.
- Bed Control RN’s must have excellent communication and critical thinking skills
In this role you willberesponsible for various aspects of patient flow throughout the continuum of admission to the hospital to maximize efficiency of hospital resources and ensure appropriate patient bed placement and movement throughout the admission stay. Excellent communication skills and critical thinking are needed to coordinate with the ED Patient Flow Coordinator, Supervisors and Surgery staff to triage the movement of patients to available inpatient rooms. Bed control nurses will also assess the physician orders to verify appropriate level of care for patients in the Emergency Room, Recovery areas, and Ancillary departments ensuring that the orders and the level of care match the acuity of the patient being reviewed. They may also coordinate with the Transfer Center to place Direct Admissions and transfers to appropriate inpatient rooms within the hospital. Bed Control RN’s may also assist with staffing requirements in the Transfer Center to maintain patient flow and operations.
Minimum requirements include:*_Associates degree in Nursing. Two years of experience as a Registered Nurse with experience in discharge planning, case management or utilization management. Current RN license for the state of California and BLS certification._*
Job Number: 2017-6699
Date Posted: 7/14/2017
Job Title: Registered Nurse (RN), Bed Control, Command Center, Full Time, 12 Hours
Shift Type: Full Time
Location: Community Regional Medical Center (CRMC)