Contact:

Lynn Mychalyshyn (Coordinator)
PH: 807 468-9861 Ext: 2254

Description:

The Utilization Coordinator is a resource and link to community services for both inpatients and outpatients at Lake of the Woods District Hospital.  The Utilization Coordinator makes client referrals to community programs, services and long term care facilities when appropriate.  The Utilization Coordinator reviews all inpatients and problem solves any issues that may potentially delay discharge.

Hospital bed utilization is coordinated by the Utilization Coordinator in conjunction with the nursing supervisor.  The Utilization Coordinator screens and prioritizes admissions and transfer and monitors utilization by hospital service.