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RN Patient Flow / Shift Coord. Registered Nurse Float Pool - PRN, Nights (7PM - 7AM)

City:  Cincinnati
State:  OH
Job Requisition Number:  218739

Attention current TriHealth employees:

Please apply for this position by submitting an online internal application via SuccessFactors. Please be certain to update your SuccessFactors Employee Profile prior to applying to this position.


Good Samaritan Hospital seeks to hire a Patient Flow / Shift Coordinator who will embrace our mission of improving the health status of the people we serve. We pursue our mission by providing a full range of health-related services, including prevention, wellness and education. Our service identity is rooted in our Mission and Core Values, which serve as guiding principles in our healing ministry.


Job Summary:

This position is responsible for patient access to TriHealth's inpatient services by planning, coordinating, and managing requests for bed assignment and patient placement. Depending on the assigned shift (i.e. evening and/or night), this responsibility may extend to independent decision-making that has an organization-wide impact (i.e. ambulance diversion, patient transfers). In the absence of site specific senior administrators (i.e. nights, weekends, holidays) this position will serve as the on-site leadership for the hospital during assigned shift, negotiating effective problem resolution always keeping the best interest of the customers and organization in mind. In the event of a disaster or Red Alert, this position will assume the role of Incident Commander until relieved by a senior administrator. In accordance with clinical standards and guidelines, this position has the authority to determine appropriate patient placement through effective communication with physicians, all levels of nursing, and support personnel.


This position understands the financial impact of decisions regarding patient access and resource utilization, and uses this knowledge in decisions regarding patient capacity. Also maintains policies and procedures related to capacity issues. In addition, this position is accountable for on site participation in coordinating departmental/unit activities for a wide range of nursing and ancillary areas as required. Collaborates with nursing management on operational and human resource issues. Contributes information for performance appraisals.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
  • Licensure/Registration: BLS/CPR (Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers). Registered Nurse in the State of Ohio.
  • Experience: 3-4 years Acute Care hospital clinical nursing.  Up to 1 year Progressive Leadership in Nursing.
  • Specialized Knowledge: Excellent communication, negotiation, and relationship-building skills; computer usage, data gathering, analysis, and statistical application. Organization, implementation, problem-solving, and self-assessment skills; outgoing and creative.


TriHealth provides unique opportunities for registered nurses from across disciplines in many different aspects of nursing including patient care, care coordination, education and management. We are unique because we know that nurses who focus on our mission and values provide excellent patient care. 


You can also expect a comprehensive Benefits package that includes but not limited to:

  • First class Medical, Dental and Vision insurance (Prescription drug coverage)
  • 401K
  • Disability 
  • Clinical Ladder Program
  • Specialty Certifications
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Healthy Living Program:  Earn Discounts on Medical Plan Expenses
  • Fitness Centers
  • Vendor Discounts


If you’re interested in joining our world-class nursing team, you can see all current nursing opportunities here on Apply today!  


Job Keywords:

Charge Nurse, Director of Nursing (DON), Emergency Department RN (Emergency Department Registered Nurse), Oncology RN (Oncology Registered Nurse), Operating Room Registered Nurse (OR RN), Public Health Nurse (PHN), Registered Nurse (RN), School Nurse, Staff Nurse, Staff RN (Staff Registered Nurse)



Job Title:  RN Patient Flow / Shift Coord. Registered Nurse Float Pool - PRN, Nights (7PM - 7AM)


Location:  Good Samaritan Hospital

Hourly/Salaried:  Hourly

Employment Status: Optional Position

Bi-Weekly Hours:24

Shift: Night Shift

Weekend Commitment:  Yes

Holiday Commitment:  Yes

On-Call Commitment:  No

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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