PeaceHealth is seeking a Program Coordinator Limb Salvage Program for a Part Time, Variable position.
Provides Responsible for the overall coordination of services that support patients with lower limb vascular and infections clinical issues. Coordination will include patient tracking, helping patients to navigate through different aspects of their care and engaging the teams of caregivers in ongoing operational and clinical improvements efforts.
- Track patients via a registry, including discrete patient characteristics, interventions, and clinical and operational outcomes, including longitudinal outcomes.
- Coordinate the various clinical and surgical interventions for these patients to ensure they receive well-aligned and sequenced clinical care in both the inpatient and outpatient arenas.
- Maintain effective communication with team members and stakeholder departments. Build successful relationships with various internal and external stakeholders.
- Serve as a care navigator for patients, facilitating their movement through the various services they require, including but not limited to surgical interventions, wound clinic care, and primary care/endocrinology treatment of underlying risk factors (e.g. diabetes).
- Coordinates and implements quality improvement for the limb salvage program.
- Coordinates network related patient flow, to ensure the best operational and clinical outcomes for these patients.
- Conduct at least quarterly reporting of operational and clinical outcomes.
- Coordinate and lead regularly scheduled meetings effectively with all stakeholders involved in the Limb Salvage Program.
- Serve as the clinical resource for limb salvage best practice by educating staff and providers on testing, monitoring patient care in real time, and advocating for necessary elements of care.
- Develops and facilitates the design and development of limb salvage testing to educate staff on learning needs of patients (cultural differences, specific age group needs, identifying learning barriers) Supports training of instructors and educators throughout Peacehealth. Provides education appropriate to patient’s needs.
- Perform other duties as assigned.
- Graduation from an accredited Vascular Technology or Sonography program with an AS or BS degree required.
- Minimum 5 years clinical experience in a Vascular Lab
- Knowledge of/Experience in assessment and care of patients with vascular diseases of the lower extremities.
- Management and/or program development experience preferred.
- RVT through ARDMS and/or RVS through CCI.
- Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.
- Excellent physician relations
- Provide leadership and support without direct authority
- Proficient computer skills including MS Office applications.
- Insight into the roles and responsibilities of the interdisciplinary team members.
- Self-directed, results oriented
- Excellent interpersonal skills
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Independent and critical thinking skills
- Ability to analyze large data sets and design a process to identify improve patient care.
- Ability to maintain confidentiality of highly sensitive information.
COMMUNITY/LOCATION SPECIFIC NOTES
- Requires travel to hospitals and PHMG clinics within the network.
- Work requires light physical exertion including sitting 67-100% of the time.
- Ability to seldomly lift objects weighing up to 40 lbs
- Work is performed under normal working conditions with adequate lighting and ventilation.
- Duties require the ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail 80-95% of work time.
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