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Coordinator - Stroke

Company: HCA
Location: Pasadena
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

SHIFT: No Weekends

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Do you have the career opportunities you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join the nation's largest provider of healthcare services as a Stroke Coordinator

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 options. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.

HCA Houston Healthcare Southeast - Pasadena, TX

Coordinator - Stroke

HCA Houston Healthcare Southeast has been serving the needs of Southeast Harris County for 55 years. It offers 364 licensed beds, a NICU, an Advanced Wound Care Center, and a full complement of hospital services.

HCA Houston Healthcare Southeast is affiliated with HCA Houston Healthcare, part of the HCA Healthcare Gulf Coast Division. The division is a comprehensive network of hospitals, outpatient surgery centers, emergency centers and diagnostic imaging facilities in greater Houston, Corpus Christi and South Texas. Facilities include: 17 hospitals, nine ambulatory care centers, 13 off-campus emergency centers, and a regional transfer center.

What you will do in this role:

  • Responsible for assisting in development of the HCA Houston Healthcare Southeast Stroke Program.
  • The Stroke Coordinator works with professional and non-professional employees of the hospital and with physicians.
  • Develops and maintains a good working rapport with all hospital departments and the Medical Staff.
  • Identifies opportunities to improve the quality of care, efficiency & effectiveness of stroke population.
  • Coordinates, develops and implements the HHHS Stroke Program and ensures stroke protocol compliance.
  • Performs concurrent review of stroke patients for core measure compliance.
  • Enters and analyzes stroke data and reporting as requested, including dashboards, registries, and regional reporting.
  • Ensures reporting deadlines for data submission are always met.
  • Conduct follow up phone calls to patients after discharge home to discuss hospital stay and follow up with medication compliance and risk factor reduction
  • Provides comprehensive education pertaining to stroke intervention, prevention and rehabilitation for inpatients and community.
  • Collaborates with Nursing Management and the Education Department to develop and implement staff and physician education.
  • Represents HHHS in community awareness programs, organizations concerned with cerebrovascular disease and industry health screening programs.
  • Performs retrospective chart review. (Meditech , HPF, etc.)


What qualification you will need:

  • Bachelor's degree in nursing
  • Current Texas licensure.
  • Current BCLS certification from the American Heart Association required.
  • 2 years experience, within the last 5 years, in an acute medical/ surgical/neurological nursing.
  • Recent experience is desirable in acute stroke research or other related area and interventional studies in order to develop and implement stroke awareness, prevention, risk identification and stroke scale measurements.
  • Ability to use adult education skills necessary in order to support patient and staff learning and information needs at a level normally acquired through further training in Adult Education or Nursing.
  • Analytical Skills necessary in order to develop and implement program plans and effective education techniques and evaluate program effectiveness.
  • Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail, resolve patient care problems and identify patient needs.
  • Basic to advance computer skills, Microsoft, Word, Excel and other database applications.

HCA Healthcare ranks on Fortune's list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years and HCA ranks 63rd on the fortune 500 list. In addition Ethisphere named HCA as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies. We want you to join our tradition of excellence. Intrigued? We'd love to hear from you.

If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of our recruiters. We are actively interviewing so apply today!

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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For questions about your job application or this site please contact HCAhrAnswers at 1-844-422-5627 option 1.

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