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Nurse-Patient Care Coordinator
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East Hospital
UHE Cardiovascular Sv-Cath Lab
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Position summary

Nurse-Patient Care Coordinator (Job Opening 441173) - Scope of Position The Ohio State University Medical Center's mission is focused on integrating quality patient care, education, and research. The Cath Lab/IR Registered Nurse - Patient Care Coordinator (RN-PCC) functions as a member of the team of care providers cultivating collaboration, enthusiasm, and mutual respect. Diagnostic and interventional procedures are provided to inpatients, emergency department patients, and outpatients. The Cath Lab/IR team provides outpatient prep and recovery services and care to a primarily adult and geriatric population directed towards achievement of positive patient care outcomes, maximizing the patient's involvement in his/her own plan of care, improving service levels, reducing the length of hospitalization, and decreasing costs. The Cath Lab/IR outpatient procedure area encompasses 6 recovery rooms on the 2nd floor of the UHE Crossover. Patients and their families will experience the benefits of patient focused care through the integrated skills of all care team members. The IR outpatient recovery is staffed Monday through Friday 0700-1730. The labs are staffed for operation during daytime hours and for extended hours as needed including 24-hour call coverage for emergencies. Call coverage requirements include a 30 minute response time by all call team members Position Summary This position is responsible for assisting cardiologists, vascular surgeons and interventional radiologists in the pre, post, and intra-procedure care, providing teaching/follow-up to patients and their families, and the management of information for patients undergoing invasive vascular procedures, invasive cardiology procedures, especially diagnostic cardiac catheterization, coronary intervention, and myocardial biopsy procedures.

Education and experience

Graduate of accredited school of professional nursing, current license, BLS/ACLS certification, minimum 1 year critical care or perioperative experience required.