Serves as the day to day assistant to the Valve Clinic Nurse Practitioner for outpatient and in-hospital coordination of the Transcatheter Heart Procedures (Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR), Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair (MitraClipï¿½) and Occlusion of Left Atrial Appendage with Intraluminal Device, Percutaneous Approach (Watchman Device), etc...) Program. Fulfills an essential role in assisting with clinical navigation and patient education involving all aspects of care.
Works closely Valve Clinic Nurse Practitioner , cardiac surgeons, interventional cardiologists, cardiologists, fellows and other members of the health care team in providing care to the valve clinic patients. Under the direction of the Valve Clinic Nurse Practitioner assist with coordinating patient access and medical assistance, schedules physician visits, diagnostic studies and structural heart procedures. Assist in implementing patient care for the Valve Clinic program. Assist in keeping detailed record of all patients referred to valve clinic including valve clinic tracking documents, consultations, workup, follow up etc. Assist in managing the close navigation of Valve clinic patients from the point of referral to post valve placement follow up. This candidate will closely work with Valve Clinic Nurse Practitioner and the valve companies to accomplish the necessary steps needed to get the patients ready for the valve intervention.
ï¿½ Under the direction of the Valve Clinic Nurse Practitioner , work with community physicians and hospital admitting department to ensure insurance preauthorization. ï¿½ Able to keep accurate minutes of the valve clinic meeting.
Excellent computer skills and familiarity with computer systems, electronic health records and data base management required.
Clinical knowledge in Cardiac pathophysiology
Exceptional written and oral communication skills.
Minimum of 3 years of experience in cardiovascular care desired.
ï¿½ Holds current Florida RN license. ï¿½ Holds current BLS certification from the American Heart Association ï¿½ Holds current ACLS certification from the American Heart Association
Primary Location: Hialeah, Florida
Facility: Palmetto General Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Rotate
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Internal Number: 1905044284
About Palmetto General Hospital
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