RN Orthopedic Program Coordinator AdventHealth Sebring
Location Address: 4200 Sun 'n Lake Boulevard Sebring, FL 33872
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Faith Based & Mission driven Facility
Largest Employer in the County
Surrounded by beautiful Lakes, Golf Courses and Florida’s oldest State Park
Close knit community with a home town family feel
2 hours to just about any beach on either Coast
Local arts scene from museums and theaters to festivals and galleries
Local restaurants with the authentic taste of Florida
Near 100+ clear, freshwater lakes. Ideal for swimming, boating and fishing
Beautiful agriculture and farmland
Sebring is known for motorsports and home to the famous Sebring International Raceway
Nature and hiking trails
Full Time, Day Shift. Mon-Fri with administrative call
You Will Be Responsible For:
Demonstrates leadership ability and role models superior customer service.
Interacts professionally with all people.
Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of the nursing process.
Updates the Unit Manager/Director on pertinent issues on a daily basis.
Manages the development of, and oversees the day-to-day operations of the orthopedic program.
Leads regularly scheduled meetings with hospital administrators, physicians, and key staff. Presents key statistics at team meetings.
Creates measurement system for tracking surgical outcomes and patient satisfaction, identifying areas that require improvement.
Creates and oversees an ongoing quality improvement plan.
Coordinates, provides and directs the performance of care and treatment of services to ensure patient needs are met.
Acts as a resource to staff; providing assistance in difficult patient care situations.
Resolves patient and family concerns/complaints as well as investigate and follow-up on patient care complaints by physicians and/or staff.
Ensure physician satisfaction by monitoring needs, developing relationships, and following through with problem resolution. Including regular visits with physicians and office support staff.
Conducts rounds on inpatients with physicians to ensure desired patient outcomes.
Demonstrated ability to assist physicians with procedures.
Ensure appropriate pre-op preparation for each patient prior to surgery including monitoring schedule and patient/family education.
Develop standardized care plans/case management with the orthopedic surgeons for each patient, including needs assessments pre-op, post-op, and discharge orders. Includes home care and equipment needs.
Coordinate care plans with multidisciplinary team of physicians, physical therapy, and surgery.
Develop and oversee the creation of pre and post-op teaching classes including the coordination of teaching materials with physicians’ offices.
Coordinate patient satisfaction events: post-discharge phone calls, special events for patients in program.
Develop a community and staff education program inclusive of schedules, lectures, presenters, content, and materials.
Other duties as assigned.
What You Will Need:
Basic RN Nursing Skills
Customer Service Skills
Adult Education Skills
Fluent in English Language, speaking, reading, writing
Knowledge of Orthopedics and Joint Replacements preferred
Pre-operative Teaching Skills preferred
Knowledge of AORN Guidelines for Perioperative Practice preferred
Bachelor Degree in Nursing required
Prior Education Experience preferred
Prior Perioperative Experience preferred
Current RN License in State of Florida
ACLS within 90 days of employment
NAON membership preferred
The Orthopedic Program Coordinator is responsible for the design, development, implementation, organization, and supervision of day-to-day operations with the AdventHealth Sebring Orthopedic Center of Excellence. The Program Coordinator will coordinate the efforts between surgeons, hospital administration, and staff while evaluating the progress for the program and identifying areas requiring attention.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.