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Orthopaedic Joint Replacement Care Coordinator
Full Time, Days, Monday-Friday
Sellersville, PA 18960

Grand View Health, which includes Bucks County's first hospital, has provided residents of Bucks and Montgomery counties with comprehensive healthcare services since 1913. Now a century strong, Grand View offers a range of inpatient and outpatient care, particularly emphasizing the areas of surgery and orthopedics, women's and children's health, heart and vascular care, and cancer treatment. Our colleagues enjoy the best of both worlds by working for a high-quality, low-cost healthcare provider in a collaborative, community environment. Help us build this new era of wellness and lead our community to a healthier future.
 

Responsibilities

The Joint Center Coordinator is responsible for the daily operation of the Joint Replacement Center and adheres to the policies and procedures of Grand View Health, ANA Standards of Clinical Nursing Practice, and The National Association of Orthopaedic Nurses.

Essential Functions:
  • Communicates and collaborates with nursing personnel, medical staff, hospital management, patients and families to facilitate patient care for joint replacement patients.
  • Maintains contact with joint replacement patients and their families before, during and after their hospital stay to provide them with the necessary information to enable them to participate in patient care planning.
  • Conducts pre-admission interview with each scheduled joint replacement admission to begin the discharge planning process.
  • Coordinates and monitors the Joint Replacement Center Program, identifying areas that require improvement and takes appropriate action.
  • Evaluates patient satisfaction and perceptions of quality of care, and makes changes as appropriate.
  • Tracks Joint Center quality measures for The Joint Commission.
  • Reviews and submits quarterly data and review to third-party data review agency.
     

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
  • Associate's segree in Nursing and over 3 to 5 years of adult nursing experience required.
  • Over 1 to 3 years of hospital-based case management or discharge planning experience preferred.
  • Master's degree preferred.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
  • Registered Nurse in PA – licensed.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) upon hire required.
  • Orthopaedic Nurses Certification (ONC), company-provided within 1 year of hire.
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