Registered Nurse - Stroke Coordinator - Full Time Days Tampa at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 1/25/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Tampa, FL
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  • Travel
    Yes, 25 % of the Time
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


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 – 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 – 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.

Work Hours/Shift:

  • 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.

Job Summary:

  • Collaborates with medical and clinical leaders to coordinate clinical excellence in stroke-care across the facility.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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