AdventHealthPatient Placement Coordinator
Tampa, FL

Patient Placement Coordinator

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Career Development

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Full Time

Shift : Day

Location Address: 3100 East Fletcher Avenue Tampa, Florida 33613

The community you’ll be caring for: AdventHealth Tampa

  • Family-like culture

  • Teamwork driven both inter Dept and multidisciplinary

  • Positive working climate to support a well-balanced work life balance

The role you’ll contribute:

The (Logistics) Patient Placement Coordinator is a professional technician (EMT or Paramedic) who has the responsibility to plan, prioritize, organize, direct and control all admissions and transfers between nursing units and hospitals for AdventHealth Tampa. Acts as a liaison between referring hospitals, physician offices, and nursing departments on issues pertaining to the placement of all patients. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Serves as a single point of contact for all patient’s placed within the hospital. (Excellence)

  • Maintains communication with referring physicians and transferring hospitals regarding anticipated bed availability or access delays. (Excellence)

  • Evaluates all available Cardiac beds and develops contingency bed management plans with charge staff to ensure daily operations are not interrupted. Reports any interruptions of operational flow to director. (Excellence)

  • Responsible for patient placement operations within the Hospital. Ensures that patients are admitted or transferred between units in a timely manner in accordance with hospital policies, procedures, and nursing care requirements. (Stewardship)

  • Continuously re-evaluates patient placement requests and adjusts staffing and bed management plans accordingly. (Stewardship)

  • Demonstrates commitment to professional and personal growth. For example, completes all mandatory educational requirements, maintains unit-based certification, attends 75% of unit staff meetings, and participates in clinical ladder.


The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

· Must be knowledgeable about medical terminology, levels of care, treatment modalities, and the health care delivery system with demonstrated ability to abstract medical information and interpret patient records.

· Must possess knowledge in medical health services provided by AdventHealthTampa.

· Requires good interpersonal skills with ability to relate well with administration, physicians, patients, and other hospital employees.

· Skills in the use of personal computer and related software systems and applications.


· Nurse Tech License or equivalent

· Minimum two years of clinical experience.


  • Emergency Medical Technician or Paramedic Certificate.

· Previous experience in a patient placement or transfer center

· Previous clinical experience in a critical care area.


· Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Job Snapshot

  • Facility: AdventHealth Tampa

  • Job Schedule: Full-time

    Pay Range: $16.00 - $19.457

  • Location: Tampa, FL

  • Job ID: 23047221

  • Job Family: Nursing

  • Shift: 1 - Day

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