Job Description Responsible for overseeing the daily operations of an assigned unit or clinic section within a hospital.
Schedules employee shifts and ensures admitting and discharge functions are providing for optimal patient flow.
Ensures that hospital resources are being used in the most efficient manner.
Assigns patients to appropriate health practitioners.
May perform other administrative functions as necessary.
Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
Performs a variety of tasks. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.
Job Requirements May require a bachelor’s degree in area of specialty and 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
Familiar with a variety of the field’s concepts, practices, and procedures.