Responsible for planning, coordinating, managing, and evaluating the discharge of patients from the Med-Surg Unit (Swing Bed and Acute Care patients). Responsible for discharge planning for all patients, and weekly swing bed activities. To support and promote Memorial's mission, vision, values and employee expectations. Performs all other duties as assigned.
Education: Graduate School of Nursing-Accredited Required. *** Experience: 1 year Healthcare/Medical-Nursing-Clinic Preferred. *** License/Certification/Registries (valid for the State of MS): Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Required. Basic Life Support (CPR) Certification within 90 Days of Employment Required. *** Skills: Type 45 WPM, able to operate PC, various office equipment, and basic alpha/numeric filing. Competent in medical procedural coding (CPT, ICD-9) preferred.