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Patient Flow Specialist - Patient Flow - Regular Part–Time  (222415)

Toronto, ON, CA Posted: 7/12/2022 12:38:58 PM

We currently have a Regular Part–Time (0.5 FTE) opportunity for a Patient Flow Specialist in the Patient Flow Unit at our Bayview campus.

Hours of Work:

Weekdays: Days, Evenings, 12 hours, as per schedule

Summary of Duties

Reporting to the Manager of Patient Flow, the Patient Flow Specialist will be responsible for the following:

  • Coordinating allocation of beds
  • Liaising with physicians regarding admissions, discharges and transfers
  • Communicating status of patient needs and bed availability
  • Managing surge and multi-casualty incidents
  • Collaborate with patient care units (including the OR) to optimize patient flow


  • Registered Nurse currently registered with the Ontario College of Nurses
  • Four year degree in a relevant health profession or equivalent, completed or in progress
  • 3-5 years direct patient care experience in acute care
  • Previous patient flow experience preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with multidisciplinary teams (e.g., MDs, other health professionals)
  • Excellent communication, facilitation, leadership, decision-making and organization skills
  • Demonstrated experience using Patient tracking systems and Windows based computer applications
  • Demonstrated commitment to Patient Focused-Care concept and principles
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast paced environment with minimum direction
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative and respectful fashion

Qualified candidates are invited to submit their cover letter and resume (in one document) quoting 222415 to:

Human Resources
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

To apply, please click "Apply for Position" at the bottom of this page.

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please indicate this in your cover letter.

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is strongly committed to inclusion and diversity within its community and welcomes all applicants including but not limited to: visible minorities, all religions and ethnicities, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and all others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

Please be advised that in order to be eligible for employment at Sunnybrook, all new hires must have received the full series of a COVID-19 vaccine or combination of COVID-19 vaccines approved by Health Canada (e.g., two doses of a two-dose vaccine series, or one dose of a single-dose vaccine series); AND have received the final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at least 14 days ago. Medical exemptions or any other kind of requested exemption based upon the Hospital’s obligations pursuant to the Ontario Human Rights Code will be considered on a case-by-case basis.