Cardiovascular Coordinator in San Antonio, Texas, United States
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Methodist Hospital Texsan

Cardiovascular Coordinator

San Antonio, TX, United States
Full-time  No Weekends 
Category: Registered Nurse • Job ID: 26109-126553

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SHIFT: No Weekends
SCHEDULE: Full-time


Do you have a passion for healthcare and helping others? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centered environment? Jump-start your career in our Cath Lab department. Submit your application today!


Benefits:
 

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.

 

Seeking a Cardiovascular Services Care Coordinator to join our team who is a professional nurse who is responsible for the overall coordination of the Phase I cardiac rehabilitation program. This includes performing patient teaching and nursing interventions to enhance strengths and minimize weaknesses of patient, families, and nursing staff involved in the Cardiac Rehabilitation Program. Utilizing an interdisciplinary approach, the CVCC will collaborate with the nurses and physicians involved in the care of patients with cardiac diagnoses.

 
What you will do in this role:

  • Plans, coordinates, implements, documents, and evaluates educational, exercise and behavioral counseling components of the Cardiac Rehabilitation Program. Assesses teaching/learning needs of patients and families regarding cardiac and vascular rehabilitation.
  • Serves as a resource or consultant to nursing units caring for patients with cardiovascular disease, to the Education Department, and to other hospital personnel.
  • Consults with nursing units caring for patients with cardiovascular disease, Education Dept., and other hospital personnel/units to provide and implement plans of care.
  • Maintains a quality assurance program for cardiac rehabilitation, to include the development/update of policies & procedures related to cardiac rehabilitation, prepares statistical reports and identifies areas for improvement. Serves on committees regarding quality of care issues to help determine appropriate action plans, which relate to Cardiac Rehab.
  • Keeps abreast of the physician utilization of service, their specialty, and specific needs. Coordinates this information with departments and their supervisors to ensure smooth transition of the patient through the Cardiac Rehabilitation program.

Qualifications

Education/License/Certifications: 
  • Graduate of an accredited School of Professional Nursing, with a Baccalaureate Degree in nursing preferred.

  • Certification in BLS, ACLS, Basic Dysrhythmia Course.

  • License to practice professional nursing in the State of Texas

Experience: 
  • Critical care experience with experience in cardiovascular assessment.

  • Knowledge of and ability to apply principles of adult education.

  • Supervisory experience is recommended but not required.

 

Be a part of an organization that invests in you. We are actively reviewing applications. Qualified candidates will be promptly contacted by our hiring managers for interviews. Submit your application today and help us raise the bar in patient care!

 

Methodist Texsan Hospital is a full service acute care hospital specializing in cardiovascular and orthopedic services. As an advanced center for cardiac care, we are certified in chest pain and heart failure with comprehensive cardiac services including research and clinical trials. Using state-of-the-art technology such as our robotics program, our orthopedic services, including the Joint Replacement Academy and the Center for Spine, boast some of the best clinical results in the industry. Methodist Texsan Hospital’s 30 bed inpatient rehabilitation unit is the largest in the Methodist Healthcare network of hospitals and takes a team approach to providing excellent care for its patients. Our Level IV trauma emergency service is a leader in San Antonio in patient experience and efficiency and is currently undergoing a significant expansion to better serve our community. 

 

Methodist Texsan Hospital is licensed for 120 beds and is the first hospital in San Antonio to receive the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Chest Pain Certification. Methodist Texsan was also the first Methodist hospital to receive certification from the Joint Commission in Hip and Knee Replacement and the HeartCare Center Distinction of Excellence from the American College of Cardiology. The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses recognized the Intensive Care Unit at Methodist Texsan Hospital with the Silver Beacon Award for Excellence, one of only a few units in Texas to receive this award. The hospital has also been recognized by Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work in Healthcare for 3 years in a row.  For more information on how to join this amazing place to work, please visit our website at www.sahealth.com and select Methodist Texsan Hospital under Locations.      

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

 
 

 

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