Also referred to as:
Healthcare Staff Coordinator, Medical Staff Scheduling and Coverage Coordinator
Requirements and Responsibilities
Hospital Staffing Coordinator coordinates scheduling and staffing to ensure sufficient staff coverage for all shifts within a healthcare facility. Works with clinical and administrative departments to project staffing needs and achieve required staffing levels. Being a Hospital Staffing Coordinator utilizes and maintains staffing scheduling software/programs to schedule shifts, monitor staffing levels, and input related data. May perform other administrative functions as necessary. Additionally, Hospital Staffing Coordinator may be responsible for recruiting new staff. Typically requires a high school diploma. The Hospital Staffing Coordinator works under moderate supervision. Gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. To be a Hospital Staffing Coordinator typically requires 1-3 years of related experience, or may need 0 years of experience with additional specialized training and/or certification.