"Structural Heart Registered Nurse Coordinator" AdventHealth Tampa
Location Address: 3100 East Fletcher Avenue Tampa, Florida 33613
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Tampa
- Florida Hospital Pepin Heart Institute, known across the country for its advances in cardiovascular disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment and research.
- Surgical Pioneers – the first in Tampa with the latest robotics in spine surgery
- Building a brand new, six story surgical and patient care tower which will ensure state of the art medical and surgical car for generations to come
- Awarded the Get With The Guidelines – Stroke GOLD Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and have been recognized as a recipient of their Target: Stroke Honor Roll for our expertise in stroke care. We have also received certification by The Joint Commission in collaboration with the American Stroke Association as a Primary Stroke Center.
You Will Be Responsible For:
Receives physician referrals into Program, efficiently compiles clinical data and assesses appropriateness for presentation to multi-specialty physician team;
Performs clinical and social-economical assessment on referred patients and navigates care between physicians and diagnostic services;
Connects patients and families with resources for education, support, and clinical needs throughout their course of treatment;
Work collaboratively with Patient Accounting and Coding to assure compliance with patient charges and appropriate coding of procedures;
Provide effective follow-up with structural heart patients per mandatory registry guidelines; ensure records are in EMR for registry data abstraction;
Coordinates and hosts weekly multi-specialty physician team meetings, formulates agenda and follow-up recommendations to facilitate patient care;
Upload required data to appropriate vendor and maintain communication with device representatives
Facilitate scheduling and authorization of procedures (pre/post procedure)
Actively engage with Marketing and to enhance referrals and provide community education.
What You Will Need:
Current license as a Registered Nurse with State of Florida, Department of Health;
Current certification in ACLS with the American Heart Association.
Skilled in critical care nursing and operating room or catheterization lab experience;
Basic cardiovascular rhythm recognition and cardiopulmonary monitoring assessment;
Advanced knowledge of cardiovascular diagnostics and imaging techniques;
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, written and verbal;
Ability to problem solve and multitask
Highly organized in compiling clinical data / images for presentation to multi-specialty physician teams to accurately assess patients for advanced clinical procedures;
Diplomatic personality with strong drive to grow the program
The Nurse Coordinator provides procedural coordination to the Structural Heart Disease Program. Structural heart procedures include TAVR, MitraClip and Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion. The nurse works collaboratively with the program manager, physicians from multi-specialties in developing referrals, coordinating clinic and outpatient visits to accurately and effectively navigate clinical care. The Nurse Coordinator is responsible for organizing physician-team meetings, compiling clinical data for presentation and following up on team recommendations. The Nurse Coordinator provides clinical education and support to other nursing departments in respect to structural heart procedures. The Nurse Coordinator monitors and assures that patient care is in compliance with CMS required clinical registries associated with the high-tech procedure.
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.