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Virginia Mason Medical Bed Control/Staffing Asst in Seattle, Washington

JOB DESCRIPTION Job Number: 210024 Department: Hospital Staffing Office Hours: 11:00 am - 9:30 pm and 3:00 pm -11:30 pmLocated in Seattle, WA, Virginia Mason is an internationally recognized leader in the continuous improvement of health care. With an extensive list of awards and distinctions that includes our recognition as a Leapfrog Top Hospital of the Decade; Virginia Mason offers you the opportunity to partner with exceptionally talented peers at every level.You will contribute to the strength of our Team Medicine approach to collaborative medicine and benefit from the changes enacted through our Virginia Mason Production System, a model that has transformed health care by providing patients with easier access to care, reducing errors, and continuously innovating patient safety and quality that has been adopted by other organizations here and abroad. Join us, and find out how many ways Virginia Mason offers you the chance to focus on what really matters - our patients.This position administers staffing for the hospital on a daily basis according to acuity and patient census and is responsible for human resources issues such as recording and communicating sick leave to appropriate department managers, maintaining schedule changes and gathering/reporting data relating to productive and nonproductive work hours. This position also coordinates the placement of hospital patients through maintenance of a current on line database of patients and their locations, and an availability status of beds throughout the hospital.Qualifications:This position requires a working knowledge of medical terminology, insurance plans, computer applications and organizational policies and procedures related to the admission process and staffing needs. Must have ability to prioritize work flow and have excellent communication and customer service skills.Just as Virginia Mason is dedicated to improving the lives of our patients and our community, we are equally dedicated to your professional and personal success. With a wide range of perks that includes a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, and the opportunity to live in one of the most livable cities in the nation, you will find that an opportunity with Team Medicine is one worth taking. We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.