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Nurse Coordinator

MA RN license is required.
3-5 years experience is preferred.
Computer skills are required.
Customer service skills are required.
SUMMARY:
Responsible for overseeing and coordinating all clinical support activities in the Practice. Responsible for providing professional clinical assistance to patients within the practice in support of the physicians. Working directly with the physicians, is the liaison between the patient and the physicians for establishing and maintaining quality patient care. Responsible for performing all duties in accordance with clinic protocols and procedures.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provides superior customer service to internal and external clients, customers, and patients as referenced in the Service Excellence Standards.
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 practice and makes suggestions for improvement
Documents according to Steward and practice policies
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 applicable Steward 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 and pharmaceutical inventory. Assists in placing orders as necessary
As a member of clinic management, ensures that the practice meets all code and accreditation standards (OSHA, DPH, JCAHO, CLIA, HIPAA)
Administers vaccinations and injections
Manages anticoagulation patient population, which includes PT-INR testing, relaying results to physicians and communicating changes in medication schedule to patients
Performs ear lavage and suture removal
Triages telephone calls and schedules urgent care appointments.
Frequent contact with outside providers and agencies to facilitate and coordinate patient care.
Performs other related duties as directed.
QUALIFICATIONS:
Education: Graduate of accredited LPN or RN Program
3 or more years in a clinical setting, preferably in office settings related to internal medicine sub-specialties preferred.
Current licensure in Massachusetts as a Practical Nurse or Registered Nurse.

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