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Patient Tracker

Posted: 6 Oct 2020 Closes: 4 Nov 2020
Crewe, United Kingdom £19,737 to £21,142 pa
Permanent & Full-time NHS_VOVUByJPHaLP

Patient Tracker

Job Reference: 412-MED-5777

Employer: Department: Emergency Department Location: Crewe Salary: £19,737 to £21,142 pa

The Emergency Department at Leighton Hospital is seeking to recruit a highly committed and enthusiastic Patient Tracker to join their dynamic and supportive team. The role holder will be responsible for co-ordinating patient flow through the department and ensuring that this is done in a safe and efficient manner.

Working closely with the clinical team, the successful post holder will be required to track specialty reviews, bed requests, and moves in and out of the department, as well as to monitor performance metrics and contribute to the excellent quality of care delivered to patients by maintaining a detailed overview of all activity within the department.

This is an exciting and fast-paced role within what can often be a very busy and stressful environment. We are looking for an organised, professional and quick-thinking individual who has the ability to manage multiple tasks in a timely manner. You will be confident in communicating with patients and colleagues of all levels and comfortable in using IT systems including PCS and an electronic live status board.

Please note that full training will be provided within the role, although previous NHS experience is considered to be essential.

Vacancy Hours

VACANCY 1 - 21.5 Hours

Week 1:

Tuesday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm

Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm

Week 2:

Thursday 10:00pm - 08:30am

Friday 10:00pm - 08:30am

Saturday 10:00pm - 08:30am

VACANCY 2 - 17 Hours

Week 1:

Tuesday: 8:30am - 5:00pm

Wednesday: 8:30am - 5:00pm

Saturday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm

Sunday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm

Week 2:

Tuesday: 8:30am - 5:00pm

VACANCY 3 - 11.25 Hours

Week 1:

0 hours

Week 2:

Tuesday: 5:00pm - 12:00am

Saturday: 8:30am - 5:00pm

Sunday: 8:30am - 5:00pm

The current rota is fixed over a two week rolling rota although the successful candidate will be required to work additional hours to cover sickness and annual leave when necessary.

Please ONLY apply if the above hours are suitable.

Please specify in your application which vacancy you are interested in.

Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust manages Leighton Hospital in Crewe, Victoria Infirmary in Northwich and Elmhurst Intermediate Care Centre in Winsford. We are the Lead Employer for Central Cheshire Integrated Care Partnership (CCICP) which aims to transform, develop and deliver health care services in the community.

The Trust has been rated 'Good' by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) following the recent inspection of its services and leadership and Mid Cheshire Hospitals Foundation Trust has been named a Top40 hospital at CHKS Top Hospital Awards 2019.

Our clinical facilities are excellent, as are our people who foster a culture of compassion, support and excellence.

All employees are encouraged to look after their health and wellbeing, and this includes not smoking. Smoking cessation advice and support can be accessed by all our staff right from the start of their employment with us. If you would like further information please ask our recruitment team.

  • Correspondence will be sent to the email address registered to your NHS Jobs account
  • Recruitment is based on the Trust's values and behaviours
  • Please provide a contact email address for referees
  • Appointments are subject to a 6 month probationary period
  • You will be required to pay for a DBS disclosure where the post requires one
  • MCHFT does not reimburse travel to interview expenses
  • Should you require a reasonable adjustment to our recruitment process, please contact or tel. 01270 273937 to discuss

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