Stroke Program Coordinator Full-time
At Steward Health Care System, we are committed to improving the health of our communities by delivering exceptional, personalized health care with dignity, compassion and respect. Our continued focus on the patient experience informs our caregivers in how to provide care that is respectful of and responsive to individual patient and family preferences, needs and values.
We dedicate ourselves in the communities we serve to delivering affordable health care to all and being responsible partners. No matter what your role, as a member of the Steward family, you are a specialist in the making of every patient and family feel right at home, every co-worker a key to our success, and ever referring practice, a team of prized colleagues.
In support of this, we commit ourselves to the following values:
If you are seeking a fast-paced, challenging position in an organization committed to achieving and maintaining a standard of excellence in all we do, our organization may be a good fit for you.
The Stroke Coordinator is responsible for coordinating and implementing services and activities related to the Primary Stroke certification program. He/She functions as a liaison between the physicians, nursing staff, allied health professionals, patients, and their families. Coordinates and facilitates the care for the stroke patient throughout the continium. Works closely with physicians and nursing to ensure clinical care path is followed, as appropriate. Is responsible for developing, monitoring, and evaluating preformance improvement activities related to the Stroke Program.
The Stroke Coordinator participates in program development as it relates to the Primary Stroke Center. This includes, but is not limited to establishment and evaluation of annual goals, medical record abstration, data collation and analysis, physician/staff education, community education, and marketing. Responsible, in corrdination with the Chief Quality Officer, for planning, developing, and implementing Primary Stroke Center initiatives. Will maintain quality standards for responsive service including data management of key quality indicators. He/She will take a leadership role in development and implementation of outcomes evaluation as guided by Joint Commission accreditation standards
Required: Pennsylvania Registered Nurse License, High school diploma or GED, BSN preferred, BLS, ACLS, Clearances as requirred by law, two years of managerial or program development.
- Vacation time
- Sick Time