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Community Health Systems Bariatric Surgery Coordinator/Center of Excellence - FT - Days in TUCSON, Arizona

Description

This Bariatric Surgery - Center of Excellence Coordinator is a FT days position working as a team member in our dynamic Quality Department.

Summary:

Coordinates and leads all activities for Service Line programs using an interdisciplinary approach. Responsibility for the operational and quality outcomes of service line for the defined population.

Assesses and monitors the continuity of care for the defined patient population including but not limited to coordination of daily rounds and multi-disciplinary rounds when indicated. Expedites and coordinates the delivery of services to facilitate a patient's progress through the continuum of care, from point of first contact, through the hospitalization period and post discharge to achieve desired outcomes.

Assists in the development of patient care protocols and in updating patient care procedures for Service Line patients based on current literature/trends and evidence-based practice. Functions as a clinical liaison and resource for the hospital program including serving as a liaison between physician/physicians offices.

Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed hospital, four urgent care facilities, a freestanding emergency center and a large physician group, offering you a variety of settings in which to work. Every location is dedicated to providing safe, quality patient care, but more than that is the commitment to employees. It strives to provide a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all staff, whether they care for patients directly or work in a support role. With employee appreciation celebrations throughout the year, opportunities for growth and the satisfaction that you are part of a hospital leading the way with accessible, convenient healthcare in Tucson, Northwest is a great place to work. NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.

Qualifications

Education

Preferred

  • Associates or better in Nursing

Licenses & Certifications

Preferred

  • C-AHA BLS Basic Cardiac

Experience

Preferred

  • Three (3) years experience in clinical setting specific to defined patient population strongly preferred. Experience with program development, third party payers and marketing preferred.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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