Stroke Program Coordinator - Registered Nurse - Mercy Health West Hospital

    Mercy Health
    Cincinnati, OH 45201
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    Job Description

    RequisitionR056237MarketCincinnati, OHDepartmentEmergency Department - WestShiftDaysScheduleFull-time

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    Summary of Primary Function
    The Stroke Program Coordinator ensures quality, timeliness and effectiveness of stroke care delivery for the West Market and collaborates with the Core Stroke Team for program assessment, planning, organizing, implementation, budgeting, performance improvement, education, stroke program hospital services utilization, community outreach, pre-hospital education, and marketing/communications. The Stroke Program Coordinator works in a multidisciplinary role to promote quality in clinical practice for a specific patient population with the goal of providing superior quality, competitive value, and outstanding service to patients, families, and the community.

    Essential Job Functions
    • Coordinates West Hospital Stroke Program in collaboration with the Stroke Program Medical Director
    • Works collaboratively with the medical staff and hospital departments to assure there are effective Stroke Care services in place
    • Acts as chair or facilitator of committee and/or teams
    • Maintains the Stroke Program PI Plan in conjunction with Quality Department
    • Collect data and oversee processes for data collection. Aggregate and analyze data. Provide Benchmarks. Verify Statistical measures. Understands data bases and data collection methodologies specific to the stroke program.
    • Responsible for compliance of the Joint Commission Disease Specific Standards (PSC)
    • Responsible for initial and ongoing education programs and development of content for Stroke Program caregivers in compliance with mandatory standards
    • Functions as a role model on best practice initiatives in stroke and neurological nursing care. Maintains responsibility for knowledge and skill of clinical requirements in nursing specialty.
    BLS Basic Life Support - American Heart Association (preferred)
    Valid nursing license from the state of practice (required)

    Stroke Certified RN (SCRN) within 1 year of hire

    Bachelors of Science, nursing (required)
    Graduate degree, nursing (preferred)

    Minimum Qualifcations
    Minimum Years and Type of Experience:
    Four years of nursing experience as an RN
    Excellent knowledge and understanding of stroke patient care
    Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Preferred:Previous project management preferred
    Previous nursing education experience preferred

    Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer.

    We'll also reward your hard work with:
    • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
    • Prescription drug coverage
    • Flexible spending accounts
    • Life insurance w/AD&D
    • An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.
    • Paid time off
    • Educational Assistance
    • And much more
    Scheduled Weekly Hours:


    Work Shift:



    Emergency Department - West

    All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you'd like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health - Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours - Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia,which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, please you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team

    Posting ID: 588107147Posted: 2020-11-19