Location Address: 401 Palmetto Street, New Smyrna, Florida 32168
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You Will Be Responsible For:
Expedites, prioritizes, synchronizes and mediates clinical issues in real time. Removes barriers to discharge and addresses delays in care.
Triages alerts and situational awareness via investigation per the electronic medical record and additional clinical resources.
Manages deviations from patient care pathways; resolves bottlenecks and variation in service level agreements. Optimizes communication and prioritization with support services and a variety of clinical departments.
Provides leadership and works with the Nursing House Supervisor and Leadership to address patient flow issues.
Anticipates and determines strategies for long length of stay or complex discharge patients in concert with Case Management.
Collaborates with Nursing House Supervisor and Nursing leadership to identify process improvement strategies, reduce patient length of stay (LOS), trend delays, support quality initiatives and enhance patient safety.
Defines patient activity triggers and feedback mechanisms to inform operational team members, physician leaders, and administrative team to mitigate over capacity situations.
Develops strategies to manage surge in patient volumes.
Develops quality and performance criteria and metrics for specific departmental initiatives in collaboration with Nursing Leadership.
Addresses conditional discharges orders.
Liaises with Nursing House Supervisor, Nursing Leadership, Care Management and providers regarding clinical priorities and synchronization based on system needs.
The Clinical Expeditor plays a pivotal role to decrease barriers, improve patient access and enhance quality of care for acute care services, using clinical expertise, leadership, organizational awareness, and critical thinking skills. The Clinical Expeditor collaborates and provides support to other healthcare providers, patients, physicians, and care programs across acute care services. Personal and professional development is an expectation of the role to ensure consistent application of procedures, patient flow processes, and optimal communication. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.