Steward Health Care System Cardiac Rehab Nurse Coordinator in Brighton, Massachusetts
Steward Health Care is the largest private, tax-paying physician-led health care network in the United States. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Steward operates 35 hospitals in the United States and the country of Malta that regularly receive top awards for quality and safety. The company employs approximately 42,000 health care professionals. The Steward network includes multiple urgent care centers and skilled nursing facilities, substantial behavioral health services, over 7,900 beds under management, and approximately 2.2 million full risk covered lives through the company's managed care and health insurance services.
Steward Medical Group (SMG), Inc. is Steward's multi-specialty group practice with over 4,500 employees including over 1,800 physicians and advanced practitioners. SMG operates approximately 450 practice locations throughout Massachusetts, Southern New Hampshire, Rhode Island, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Florida, Utah, Arizona, Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas, and provides more than 4 million patient encounters per year.
The Nurse Coordinator reports directly to the Practice Manager for administrative issues and to the Physician for clinical issues.
Overseeing and coordinating all clinical support activities in the physician office.
Providing professional clinical assistance to patients within the clinic in support of the physicians.
Work directly with the physicians
Act the liaison between the patient and the physicians for establishing and maintaining quality patient care.
Perform all duties in accordance with clinic protocols and procedures.
Utilizes clinical teamwork to oversee the interdisciplinary plan of care:
Assesses the patient and family as appropriate
Plans and implements clinical care and facilitates its delivery to patients and family members
Evaluates the process and outcome of clinical services in the clinic and makes suggestions for improvement
Documents according to clinic policies utilizing the EMR
Practices and promotes professional clinical care within legal and ethical standards
Provides education/consultation as needed to other health care team members and to patients and families
Assumes responsibility for personal and professional growth through identification of own learning needs
Encourages an environment of teamwork with other employees. Demonstrates flexibility and creativity in dealing with unforeseen developments through participative leadership and problem solving
Uses resources and completes assignments in the most cost-effective manner
Willingly adapts to changing workloads and helps others when they are busy
Demonstrates effective leadership skills by:
Organizing and appropriately prioritizing patient care assignments
Demonstrating effective delegation skills
Respects the cultural diversity of others
Complies with office and applicable medical group required mandatory education and training
Maintains professional license through practice-based continuing education programs
Assists with determining appropriate staffing levels. Assists with recruiting efforts for new clinical staff. Assists with evaluating clinical staff performance and completion of performance evaluations
Assists with development and implementation of policies and procedures
Responsible for maintaining adequate medical supply inventory. Assists in placing orders for medical supplies as necessary
As a member of clinic management, ensures that the clinic meets all code and accreditation standards (OSHA, DPH, JCAHO, CLIA, HIPAA)
Graduate of accredited License Practical Nursing or Registered Nurse Program
3 or more years in a clinical setting, preferably in office settings related to Cardiac Rehab
Current licensure in Massachusetts as a Licensed Practical Nurse or Registered Nurse.
Steward Health Care is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer, Steward Health Care does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, and or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.
Steward Medical Group is taking additional necessary preparations to ensure patients can receive compassionate care in safe, carefully managed environment – with confidence and without fear.
Our Safe and Ready program consists of a rigorous [three-point] standard ensuring patient safety, confidence and convenience.
Any COVID-19 related care takes place in designated areas away from other patients and their families.
A stringent cleaning policy has been implemented throughout our facilities.
A strictly controlled visitor and mask policy is required for patient and colleague safety.