RN Cardiopulmonary Rehab PT in Georgetown, KY at Georgetown Community Hospital

Date Posted: 9/10/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Georgetown Community Hospital

Internal candidates will need to complete a Transfer Request form located in HR.  Submission of this form does not guarantee transfer.

External candidates will need to complete the application and then access and complete the Healthcare Assessment Tool that will be emailed once the application is submitted.  Failure to complete the Healthcare Assessment Tool will halt your process.

Job Description

 Assumes the responsibility and the authority for the ongoing operation of the cardiopulmonary rehabilitation program and Coumadin Clinic.

Collaborates with supervisor and director, develops, implements, and reviews
 program protocols,

Standing orders, policies and procedures.

Collaborates with the Program Director, Program Supervisor, and Medical

Director, develops admissions process, Exercise guidelines, emergency
protocols, staffing patterns, and record keeping routines.

Assists with orientation of new staff and patients.

Assists with the development of departmental process improvements
for the continued enrichment of the staff and the program.

Participates in continuing education programs and seminars to maintains current competency in cardiovascular care, pulmonary care, Cardiac/Pulmonary
Rehabilitation related concepts and anticoagulation management and trends.


With staff, selects, maintains, calibrates and repairs equipment.


Develops and implements participant orientation, education, exercise, risk
factor modification and counseling.  Maintains confidential, appropriate
participant records in accordance with accepted standards, i.e., TJC,
Medicare.


Involvement in team conferences in conjunction with the Program Director,
Coordinator and the Medical Director for reviewing and reporting participant
progress and problems.


Communicates regularly with participants' primary physicians and the Program
Director regarding progress, problems, and plan of care.


Evaluates program effectiveness by developing and implementing
Quality Improvement monitors.  Prepares productivity assessments.

Job Requirements

Unrestricted Kentucky RNlicensure. Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

preferred.

Prior experience in cardiac/pulmonary rehabilitationis preferred, but not required.

Current CPR/BLS and ACLScertification.

Commitment to a healthylifestyle as a model for participants and staff.

Workswell within a comprehensive health care team

Clinical Ladder Requirement:  Part-time and full-time nurses will achieve andmaintain, at minimum, Level I on the Clinical Ladder.

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