Stroke Program Coordinator - Registered Nurse PRN

  • Company: Hospital Corporation of America
  • Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Posted: December 07, 2017
  • Reference ID: 02560-13523
We are looking for a Stroke Program Coordinator Registered Nurse to join our team! Apply today!

The Top Reason's Employees love working at Tulane:

1. It's a safe place to work.
2. Employees have the tools, equipment and training necessary to perform your duties.
3. Open and available communication with your supervisors and the leadership of your facility.
4. A fair application of workplace policies, procedures and disciplinary proceedings.
5. Fair and understandable compensation and benefits.

Learn more about working at Tulane Medical Center where above all else we are committed to the care and improvement of human life:

About Us

From its humble beginnings in a church schoolroom, Tulane has emerged as a major academic center in the south by adhering to the aspirations of our founders. Simply put, we are in the business of caring for others and for defining the practice of medicine along the way.

At Tulane Medical Center, our mission statement reminds us that above all else we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. When we speak of our mission, we usually think about our dedication to patients and their families and our commitment to them. But we are also equally committed to our employees. You are part of an organization with a long history of compassion and service to patients. The degree to which we as an organization can provide quality healthcare service is highly dependent on how well you are able to perform your job.

We are committed to providing you a Healthy Work Environment and rewarding career. These principles reflect our commitment to you in five areas: Culture, Leadership, Voice, Compensation and Rewards, and Staffing.

Roles & Responsibilities:
The Stroke Program Coordinator Registered Nurse responsible for coordinating, developing and implementing Tulane Medical Center's Stroke Program. The Coordinator provides expertise in stroke management nursing to facilitate the development and maintenance of quality, cost effective patient care. Also, the Coordinator is responsible for assessing and evaluating patient needs and follow up care, including providing specialized education for patients and families pertaining to stroke intervention, prevention and rehabilitation for in-patients. The Stroke Program Coordinator works collaboratively with other members of the Stroke Program team to provide optimal stroke care, and to participate in quality improvement and research activities associated with advancing the body of knowledge in stroke. The Stroke Program Coordinator is responsible for facilitating and coordinating all key elements of the Joint Commission Stroke Center certification process, including development and review or protocols, initial and ongoing training, performance improvement and community outreach. The Stroke Program Coordinator serves as a liaison between the Stroke Service and other clinical and supportive services. Performs other duties as assigned.
Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current Louisiana RN license, CPR certification

Education: Bachelor of nursing degree preferred .

Experience: Previous experience in clinical area of assignment preferred .

Special qualifications: Must be able to successfully complete established
competencies for the position within designated probationary period .

Hours of work: Shift as scheduled.

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