Stony Brook University Cardiothoracic Clinical Care Coordinator in Stony Brook, New York

Cardiothoracic Clinical Care Coordinator

Description

PositionSummary

At Stony BrookMedicine, a Cardiothoracic Clinical Care Coordinator is a valuable member of our team, whoInterfaces with patients, families and staff to coordinate and communicate the Multidisciplinary Plan of Careto our patient population.

Qualifiedcandidates will demonstrate superior patient care and possess outstandingcommunication skills while adhering to our high standard of excellence.

Duties may include the following but are not limited to:

  • Independently rounds daily on all Cardiothoracic Surgery patients.

  • Rounds with attending staff as consultant, coordinator and problem solver.

  • Interfaces with patients, families and staff to coordinate and communicate the Multidisciplinary Plan of Care.

  • Serves as liaison for CT service to referral base, cardiologists, nurse practitioners and families.

  • Facilitates communication between and amongst CT attending staff, residents, secretaries, nurse practitioners and nursing staff.

  • Participates in staff meetings and conferences.

  • Establishes an open line of communication with colleagues in Cardiology and Medicine at SBUH and at community physician groups.

  • Establishes and coordinates patient care map for Cardiothoracic patients.

  • Maintains a highly professional demeanor with respect to attire, communication style and skills and dedication to CT surgical service line.

  • Performs follow-up phone calls to patients and families after discharge in coordination with the discharge nurses, nurse practitioners and office staff.

  • Serves as a resource to nursing staff in management of the Cardiothoracic Surgery patient.

  • Educates the public in prevention and treatment of heart disease.

  • Supports good relations with referral base.

  • Participates in orientation and training of staff.

  • Participates in Quality Assurance and Process Improvement activities.

  • Serves on hospital committees appropriate to the Cardiothoracic Service.

  • Periods of on-call coverage to facilitate the information of new patients from referring physicians and act as a liaison between the catheterization lab and CT surgeons to schedule OR activities.

Qualifications

Required: New York State Registered Nurse. Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing or related field required. At least 5 years experience in Cardiothoracic Surgical Nursing.

Special Notes: Stony Brook Medicine is a smoke free environment. Smoking is strictly prohibited anywhere on campus, including parking lots and outdoor areas on the premises.All Hospital positions are subject to changes in pass days and shifts as necessary. This position may require the wearing of respiratory protection, which may prohibit the wearing of facial hair.

The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation. Prior to start date, the selected candidate must meet the following requirements: Successfully complete pre-employment physical examination and obtain medical clearance from Stony Brook Medicine's Employee Health Services (The hiring department will be responsible for any fee incurred for examination), submit (3) written references, and provide a copy of any required New York State license(s)/certificate(s). Please be advised that failure to comply with any of the above requirements could result in a delayed start date and/or revocation of the employment offer.

The best ideas in medicine start with the best people. At Stony Brook Medicine, our highest calling is to put the power of ideas to work in our patients’ lives. Stony Brook Medicine integrates and elevates all of our health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. Stony Brook Medicine is Long Island’s premier academic medical center. With 603 beds, we serve as the region’s only tertiary care center and Level 1 Trauma Center, and are home to the Stony Brook Heart Institute, Stony Brook Cancer Center, Stony Brook Children’s Hospital, Stony Brook Neurosciences Institute, and Stony Brook Digestive Disorders Institute. We also encompass Suffolk County’s only Level 4 Regional Perinatal Center, state-designated AIDS Center, state-designated Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program, state-designated Burn Center, the Christopher Pendergast ALS Center of Excellence, and Kidney Transplant Center. It is home of the nation’s first Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis Center.

Stony Brook University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. We are committed to the creation of a diverse and inclusive campus climate. We encourage protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, women and minorities to apply.

IF YOU NEED A DISABILITY-RELATED ACCOMMODATION, PLEASE CALL THE UNIVERSITY HUMAN RESOURCE SERVICES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 632-6161 OR THE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 444-4700. IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TITLE II CRIME AWARENESS AND SECURITY ACT, A COPY OF OUR CRIME STATISTICS IS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST BY CALLING (631) 632-6350. IT CAN ALSO BE VIEWED ON-LINE AT THE UNIVERSITY POLICE WEBSITE AT http://www.stonybrook.edu/police

Job Field: Professional Clinical

Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook

Official Job Title: TH Nursing Administrator

Department/Hiring Area: Clinical Support/CV

Stony Brook University Hospital

Schedule: Full-time

Pass Days: Day Shift

Posting Start Date: Jun 28, 2018

Posting End Date: Jul 28, 2018, 10:59:00 PM

Salary: Commensurate with Experience

Salary Grade: SL4

Req ID: 1801721