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Stroke Coordinator – Department Of Neurology Jobs in Hartford, CT at Hartford Healthcare

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Job Schedule: Full Time

Standard Hours: 40

Job Shift: Shift 1

Shift Details:

Work where every moment matters.

Every day, almost 30,000 Hartford HealthCare employees come to work with one thing in common: Pride in what we do, knowing every moment matters here. We invite you to become part of Connecticut’s most comprehensive healthcare network.

Hartford Hospital is one of the largest and most respected teaching hospitals New England. We are a Level 1 Trauma Center that provides cutting edge treatment to its patients. This is made possible by being home to the largest robotic surgery center in the Northeast and the Center for Education, Simulation and Innovation (CESI), one of the most-advanced medical simulation training centers in the world. When hospitals cannot provide the advanced care, expertise and new treatment options their patients require, they turn to us.

Job Summary:

Assists the stroke coordinator to manage and coordinate systems related to acute stroke care delivery.  Supports clinical service and enhances quality improvement and research activities in the clinical setting.  Acts as clinical liaison between physicians, clinical coordinators and administrative staff.

Job Responsibilities:

Monitors data related to quality of care issues and pathways for stroke care management including patient education.  Reviews process of care metrics, disseminate analyses and data summaries.  Establishes system to monitor patient satisfaction.

Maintains the structure for Joint Commission Comprehensive Stroke Center recertification. Reviews data abstraction related to stroke metrics and compliance with Joint Commission and AHA standards of care.

Develops and maintains stroke order sets and guidelines for care to enhance stroke-related medical and nursing patient documentation in the electronic health record.

Develops and maintains community education programs.  Prepares education for outreach events, stroke screenings and lectures for local or regional events.  Works with AHA and CT Stroke groups to promote stroke awareness within the local community.

Develops and maintains staff education programs.  Actively participate in stroke conferences and nursing education for stroke care.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Nursing. Master’s degree in Nursing

Minimum of 3 years’ experience working with Neurology/Neurosurgery patients or patients with stroke.

Current CT RN license.  SCRN, CNRN or stroke certification preferred.

We take great care of careers.

With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers exciting opportunities for career development and growth.  Here, you are part of an organization on the cutting edge – helping to bring new technologies, breakthrough treatments and community education to countless men, women and children.  We know that a thriving organization starts with thriving employees– we provide a competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance.  Every moment matters.  And this is your moment.

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Title: Stroke Coordinator – Department Of Neurology

Company: Hartford Healthcare

Location: Hartford, CT

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