Location: Winchester, MA
Job ID: 172311-1A
Date Posted: Nov 24, 2021
Welcome to Winchester Hospital, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Winchester Hospital was the first hospital in Massachusetts to earn Magnet recognition, the American Nurses Association’s highest honor for nursing excellence, three times. It has since received the recognition a fourth time. As the northwest suburban Boston area’s leading provider of comprehensive health care services, the 229-bed facility provides care in general, bariatric and vascular surgery, orthopedics, pediatrics, cardiology, pulmonary medicine, oncology, gastroenterology, rehabilitation, radiation oncology, pain management, obstetrics/gynecology and a Level IIB Special Care Nursery.
About the Job
Contributes to the Hospital’s mission by collaborating with the patient care leaders to ensure adequate and appropriate staffing levels for all shifts. This administrative staff position will have an impact on patient care and the patient experience by striving to provide appropriate staff to meet our patient care needs. This position also impacts our fiscal stability by selecting and scheduling staff in a way that is fiscally responsible, minimizing overtime whenever possible. Staff satisfaction is also influenced by this position’s efforts to meet the staffing needs in a way that is fair and equitable to staff.
Required: High School Diploma or equivalent
Preferred: Post High School course work or degree
Required: Excellent customer service experience
OTHER JOB REQUIREMENTS:
Business operations are 5 a.m. to 11:30 p.m., 7 days/week. Schedule rotation required to cover weekends, holidays and all shifts if necessary
Consistent with the PROMISE principles and inherent in a hospital environment, employees must be flexible in meeting patients’ and the Hospital’s needs. While the list below describes the primary functions of this job, all employees at Winchester Hospital need to recognize that an essential element of their job is the ability to respond to unanticipated and/or changing situations. This may result in assuming responsibilities or tasks, which are not on this list.
As part of the Nursing Staffing Office team, this position:
Under the direction of the Float Pool/Patient Placement Supervisor or Clinical Supervisor contacts staff to adjust staffing based on volume and patient care needs:
Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve. Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health. Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.