Registered Nurse Stroke 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 â“ 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 â“ 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.
Full Time/ Days
You Will Be Responsible For:
Works with team to identifies and resolves issues affecting the delivery of patient care
Performs quality assurance studies and assists with the implementation of quality assurance and/or improvement initiatives
Monitors departmental compliance with regulatory and compliance requirements
May assist with the marketing and advertising of programs and services
Functions as a key decision maker for the interdisciplinary teams responsible for monitoring and improving program performance
Facilitates the development and implementation of stroke-related educational initiatives for staff, patients, community, and emergency medical services
Guides interdisciplinary team members in performance improvement and the incorporation of evidence-based practice protocols into the daily operations of the stroke program
Assists in ensuring a high level of data accuracy and quality for stroke program reporting
Works with community and professional organizations to further education and awareness about stroke prevention and treatment
Provides outstanding customer service and maintains respectful relationships
Performs other duties as assigned
What You Will Need:
Up-to-date knowledge of adult neuroscience, stroke treatment, care, and prevention
Ability to collaborate and coordinate with other health care professionals in the management and implementation of care within and across care settings and communities
Ability to multitask and manage time to perform well on long-term projects, while maintaining flexibility to assimilate short-term projects on an ongoing basis
Ability to communicate appropriately and effectively with patients and their family, hospital staff, nurses, physicians, and other health care professionals
Ability to evaluate the status of the stroke program and assist with establishing program goals for improvement
Ability to use sound judgment to handle potentially charged issues independently and understand when to escalate concerns
Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office
Ability to read, write and speak conversational English
Three years of Clinical experience
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Current valid State license as a Registered Nurse (RN) as needed for regulatory requirements. Where not required, a current valid State license as an Allied Health Clinician i.e. (Physical Therapist, Occupational Therapist or Speech Therapist) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker can substitute.
Collaborates with medical and clinical leaders to coordinate clinical excellence in stroke-care across the facility.
Internal Number: 20027090
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.