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Requisition Number 17-0148
Post Date 7/17/2017
Title RN Women's Health
City Allentown
Description

Coordinated Health (CH) is a privately held, physician-owned acute-care hospital network in eastern Pennsylvania and western New Jersey. CH’s focused regional network has 1,200 employees at 17 sites with an ambulatory-based continuum of care. Access is provided by specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, transitional care units, multi-specialty clinics and walk-in centers. Service lines include musculoskeletal care, cardiology, women’s health and immediate and primary care, endocrinology, rheumatology, and general surgery.  In Bethlehem, CH has exclusively earned the U.S. government’s new 5-star top CMS rating for hospital patient service, has earned top safety and patient satisfaction scores from HealthGrades.

General Responsibilities:

  • Assists with telephone triage in accepting patient calls, collecting accurate data, reporting to physician or nurse practitioner and providing call-backs as needed.
  • Demonstrates proficiency in assisting the physician with the collection of pertinent medical information and the physical assessment of patients.
  • Documents accurately and concisely in the patient electronic medical record.
  • Responds professionally and appropriately in all situations.
  • Works independently and functions as a role model and resource person for other members of the healthcare team.
  • Provides education to patients and their families in an empathetic, professional manner.
  • Evaluates operation of equipment and communicates malfunctions in a timely manner.
  • Demonstrates accuracy in electronic transmission of medication orders to physician for authorization.
  • Participates in pre-authorization measures for medications.
  • Assists with ordering unit supplies.
  • Demonstrates professional and effective interpersonal skills and communicates professionally in all interactions with internal/external customers and peers.
  • Actively participates in in-services and/or continuing education programs.
  • Maintains responsibility for professional development and re-licensure by attending in-services and /or continuing education programs.
  • Acts as a resource for other members of the healthcare team.
  • Serves on various departmental committees.
Requirements

Experience, Knowledge, and Education Requirements:

  • Registered Nurse with current license to practice in the State of Pennsylvania or seek Pennsylvania licensure through reciprocity.  
  • One year nursing experience preferred with previous experience in gynecology.
  • Evidence of successful completion of ACLS.
  • Evidence of successful completion of BLS.
  • Basic computer skills preferred.
  • Each campus may have cross-functioning requirements.
  • Works effectively with others.
  • Possesses the ability to work under pressure.

Why Coordinated Health:

  • The Coordinated Health Experience: Our teams are committed to treating every patient with respect and genuine compassion.
  • Convenience: We work around our patient’s lives and busy schedules. Most of our facilities are open 7-days a week, with extended evening and weekend hours.
  • Coordinated and Integrated Care: We work in close connection with CH physicians as well as outside referring providers to facilitate the delivery of care through a system wide electronic health record and PACs system.  We provide the answers physicians need to initiate treatment faster.
  • World-Class Hospitals: Our hospitals and out-patient facilities work together as cross-functional teams. Our physicians are part of Coordinated Health’s multidisciplinary teams in: Orthopedics, Joint Replacement, Spine, Sports Medicine, Foot & Ankle, Hand & Wrist, Gynecology, Breast Care, Cardiology, and Primary Care.
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