Bariatric Surgery Coordinator/Center of Excellence - PT - Days
This Bariatric Surgery - Center of Excellence Coordinator is a PT days position working as a team member in our dynamic Quality Department.
Coordinates and leads all activities for Service Line programs using an interdisciplinary approach. Responsibility for the operational and quality outcomes of service line for the defined population.
Assesses and monitors the continuity of care for the defined patient population including but not limited to coordination of daily rounds and multi-disciplinary rounds when indicated. Expedites and coordinates the delivery of services to facilitate a patient's progress through the continuum of care, from point of first contact, through the hospitalization period and post discharge to achieve desired outcomes.
Assists in the development of patient care protocols and in updating patient care procedures for Service Line patients based on current literature/trends and evidence-based practice. Functions as a clinical liaison and resource for the hospital program including serving as a liaison between physician/physicians offices.
Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed hospital, four urgent care facilities, a freestanding emergency center and a large physician group, offering you a variety of settings in which to work. Every location is dedicated to providing safe, quality patient care, but more than that is the commitment to employees. It strives to provide a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all staff, whether they care for patients directly or work in a support role. With employee appreciation celebrations throughout the year, opportunities for growth and the satisfaction that you are part of a hospital leading the way with accessible, convenient healthcare in Tucson, Northwest is a great place to work. NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.