Also referred to as:
Clinical Bed Management RN, Patient Care Coordinator, RN Patient Placement Coordinator
Requirements and Responsibilities
Patient Management Coordinator coordinates the flow of patients through the facility. Assigns patients to beds based on bed availability, care needed, and patient type. Being a Patient Management Coordinator arranges for patient transfers or admission as needed. May act as a liaison with scheduling to ensure adequate levels of staff on duty. Additionally, Patient Management Coordinator typically requires a bachelor's degree of Nursing. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Requires Registered Nurse (RN). Patient Management Coordinator's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement.