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Posted Date 3 months ago(11/2/2021 8:23 AM)
Hospital for Special Surgery, #1 in Orthopedics for the last 12 years and is currently looking for an experienced and energetic Full time Medical Secretary for one of our physician offices. Dr. Anil Ranawat is an orthopedic surgeon focusing on sports injuries of the hip, knee and shoulder. In this role you will provide comprehensive administrative support to an HSS physician practice and contribute to an environment of clinical excellence. In this role, you will provide support for the operations of the medical office. This includes, but not limited to, answering phones, scheduling patient appointments, obtain authorizations/certifications for treatments and diagnostic procedures, patient check-in/out, including copay collection, scanning documents into the EMR and any additional tasks as assigned.   Competencies/skills: - Experience with Epic Medical Records System required; strong computer skills required as well - Superior written and oral communication skills - Exceptional customer service skills - Ability to follow through with tasks to completion - Strong organizational and problem-solving skills - Ability to multitask in a fast paced environment - Ability to effectively and accurately follow directions or instructions - Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team; offers to help coworkers when needed - Detail-oriented - Ability to escalate issues appropriately - Consistently displays a positive attitude towards one’s work and work environment - Knowledge of healthcare and health insurance, required - Familiarity with medical terminology and general office protocol required. - Exceptional organizational strengths is required.  - Must be proficient in Microsoft. To qualify you must have a High School Diploma or equivalent (Associates Degree preferred) and at least two years of related MD office/healthcare experience.
Job ID
2021-14942
Emp Status
Regular Full-Time
Shift
Days
Posted Date 3 months ago(10/29/2021 1:11 PM)
How you move is why we’re here. ® Now more than ever. Get back to what you need and love to do. The possibilities are endless...   Now more than ever, our guiding principles are helping us in our search for exceptional talent - candidates who align with our unique workplace culture and who want to maximize  the abundant opportunities for growth and success.   If this describes you then let’s talk!   HSS is consistently among the top-ranked hospitals for orthopedics and rheumatology by U.S. News & World Report. As a recipient of the Magnet Award for Nursing Excellence, HSS was the first hospital in New York City to receive the distinguished designation. Whether you are early in your career or an expert in your field, you will find HSS an innovative, supportive and inclusive environment. Working with colleagues who love what they do and are deeply committed to our Mission, you too can be part of our transformation across the enterprise.   Clinical Nurse I - Operating Room Shift: 7:30am - 5:45 pm Full-Time Department of Nursing O.R. EXPERIENCE REQUIRED   As an integral member of our Magnet Nursing team, the successful RN candidate will be focused on – patient advocacy and delivering the highest quality of care to our patients!  Working in an evidence-based nursing environment that commands excellence every day, you will provide comprehensive peri-operative nursing care to our patients and their families in this acute care setting.  Our core values center on respect, consideration, compassion for all individuals and maintaining awareness of diverse cultural and religious beliefs.  Your capacity to collaborate with the interdisciplinary team and promote the highest standards of care and safety is critical to the mission of Nursing in HSS.     Responsibilities - Work collaboratively with multidisciplinary health care teams to maintain the standards of professional nursing practices in a clinical setting - Collect comprehensive data on patients’ health (from patients and/or family members); Analyze data to determine needs & develop individualized care plans; update care plans based on progression and pathway as well as manage care delivery - Ensure that all physician orders are carried out appropriately and timely; work collaboratively with ancillary staff, including Patient Care Assistants - Integrate patient care standards in all clinical activities; participate in performance improvement activities to improve patient safety, quality of care and patient outcomes - Maintain sensitivity and awareness of cultural and religious diversity when addressing patients, visitors, co-workers and other customers - Promote a supportive and team-oriented environment - Support departmental responsibilities consistent with the long-range strategic plan, mission, vision and values of the hospital   Minimum Requirements - BSN from an accredited school of nursing required - 1+ years’ of OR experience, preferably ortho experience - NYS RN license and registration required - BLS certification required - ACLS certification required Essential Qualifications - HCAHPS/EPIC knowledge preferred - Your scope of duties will include O.R. clinical competence, incorporating physical and emotional assessments, age specific competency, critical thinking skills, and educating patients and their family members regarding their plan of care and clinical pathway. - Strong patient centered approach with emphasis on providing exemplary and world-class customer service - Meticulous attention to detail - Self-motivated and proactive; a team player who knows how to think critically in a fast-paced, challenging environment - Active participant in seeking solutions to problems Hospital for Special Surgery offers a unique work environment, diverse job types and extraordinary career opportunities. HSS encourages and supports professional growth and development, recognizes individual contributions, and offers unique and highly competitive compensation packages. This is how we attract and retain highly skilled professionals, renowned for their leadership and vision in clinical care, teaching, research & development.  
Job ID
2021-14940
Emp Status
Regular Full-Time
Shift
Days
Posted Date 3 months ago(10/26/2021 11:55 AM)
How you move is why we’re here. ® Now more than ever. Get back to what you need and love to do. The possibilities are endless...   Now more than ever, our guiding principles are helping us in our search for exceptional talent - candidates who align with our unique workplace culture and who want to maximize  the abundant opportunities for growth and success.   If this describes you then let’s talk!   HSS is consistently among the top-ranked hospitals for orthopedics and rheumatology by U.S. News & World Report. As a recipient of the Magnet Award for Nursing Excellence, HSS was the first hospital in New York City to receive the distinguished designation. Whether you are early in your career or an expert in your field, you will find HSS an innovative, supportive and inclusive environment. Working with colleagues who love what they do and are deeply committed to our Mission, you too can be part of our transformation across the enterprise.   Full Time Physician Assistant Orthopedics-Flex   Contribute to our mission of improving mobility and enhancing the quality of life for our patients at the #1 Orthopedic Hospital in the United States for 10 straight years in a row!    Come join a team of PAs led by PAs who were awarded the 2018-2019 Employer of Excellence Award granted by the American Academy of Physician Assistants.  This prestigious award recognizes hospitals that are top employers of physician assistants nationwide, embodying collaborative provider teams and a supportive work environment for PAs.  The Physician Assistant Department is a leader in provider clinical operations working closely with the staff to ensure outstanding patient care and a supportive environment for our academic mission.   Job Responsibilities: - Work in a collaborative and interdisciplinary environment providing comprehensive pre and post-operative care to a variety of orthopedic patients - Manage both surgical and medical issues - Perform complete and accurate history and physical exams - Complete post-operative checks - Schedule variable and assigned in advance, a mix of day and/or overnights. Will consider operative responsibilities for the right candidate to be considered for this position, you must have the following: - Bachelor’s degree from an accredited PA program, Master’s degree preferred - Current NYS Physician Assistant license and registration - NCCPA board certification - American Heart Association BLS/ACLS certification - Infection Control certification - Completion of a child abuse recognition course - DEA   Hospital for Special Surgery offers a unique work environment, diverse job types and extraordinary career opportunities. HSS encourages and supports professional growth and development, recognizes individual contributions, and offers unique and highly competitive compensation packages. This is how we attract and retain highly skilled professionals, renowned for their leadership and vision in clinical care, teaching, research & development.   Founded in 1863, Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) is a world leader in orthopedics, rheumatology and rehabilitation. In the most recent U.S. News & World Report “American’s Best Hospitals” issue, HSS ranks #1 in orthopedics and #3 in rheumatology. In addition, the American Nurses Credentialing Center has honored HSS with three consecutive designations of Magnet® recognition. HSS has one of the lowest infection rates in the country.
Job ID
2021-14937
Emp Status
Regular Full-Time
Shift
Variable
Posted Date 3 months ago(10/26/2021 11:45 AM)
How you move is why we’re here. ® Now more than ever. Get back to what you need and love to do. The possibilities are endless...   Now more than ever, our guiding principles are helping us in our search for exceptional talent - candidates who align with our unique workplace culture and who want to maximize  the abundant opportunities for growth and success.   If this describes you then let’s talk!   HSS is consistently among the top-ranked hospitals for orthopedics and rheumatology by U.S. News & World Report. As a recipient of the Magnet Award for Nursing Excellence, HSS was the first hospital in New York City to receive the distinguished designation. Whether you are early in your career or an expert in your field, you will find HSS an innovative, supportive and inclusive environment. Working with colleagues who love what they do and are deeply committed to our Mission, you too can be part of our transformation across the enterprise.   Physician Assistant Full-Time Core with 1 overnight flex shift per month   Contribute to our mission of improving mobility and enhancing the quality of life for our patients at the #1 Orthopedic Hospital in the United States for 12 straight years in a row.    Come join a team of PAs led by PAs who were awarded the 2018-2019 Employer of Excellence Award granted by the American Academy of Physician Assistants.  This prestigious award recognizes hospitals that are top employers of physician assistants nationwide, embodying collaborative provider teams and a supportive work environment for PAs. The Physician Assistant Department is a leader in provider clinical operations working closely with the staff to ensure outstanding patient care and a supportive environment for our academic mission.   Job Responsibilities: - Work in a collaborative and interdisciplinary environment providing comprehensive pre intra and post-operative care to a variety of orthopedic patients - Acting as a first assist in service specific procedures - Manage both surgical and medical issues - Perform complete and accurate history and physical exams - Patient management on floors as needed - Overnight floor responsibilities Qualifications:   To be considered for this position, you must have the following: - Bachelor’s degree from an accredited PA program, Master’s degree preferred - Current NYS Physician Assistant license and registration - NCCPA board certification - American Heart Association BLS/ACLS certification - Infection Control certification - Completion of a child abuse recognition course - DEA  Hospital for Special Surgery offers a unique work environment, diverse job types and extraordinary career opportunities. HSS encourages and supports professional growth and development, recognizes individual contributions, and offers unique and highly competitive compensation packages. This is how we attract and retain highly skilled professionals, renowned for their leadership and vision in clinical care, teaching, research & development.   
Job ID
2021-14936
Emp Status
Regular Full-Time
Shift
Days
Posted Date 2 months ago(11/17/2021 9:15 AM)
How you move is why we’re here. ® Now more than ever. Get back to what you need and love to do. The possibilities are endless...   Now more than ever, our guiding principles are helping us in our search for exceptional talent - candidates who align with our unique workplace culture and who want to maximize  the abundant opportunities for growth and success.   If this describes you then let’s talk!   HSS is consistently among the top-ranked hospitals for orthopedics and rheumatology by U.S. News & World Report. As a recipient of the Magnet Award for Nursing Excellence, HSS was the first hospital in New York City to receive the distinguished designation. Whether you are early in your career or an expert in your field, you will find HSS an innovative, supportive and inclusive environment. Working with colleagues who love what they do and are deeply committed to our Mission, you too can be part of our transformation across the enterprise   Physical Therapist - Pediatrics Temporary - Full-Time   Overview   Hospital for Special Surgery Rehabilitation and Performance’s Pediatric division is seeking an experienced and dedicated physical therapist to join our dynamic Pediatric Rehabilitation Team. As a member of our supportive interdisciplinary team you will be responsible for providing direct clinical intervention in both outpatient and inpatient settings.   Candidate must be goal oriented with a desire for professional growth and demonstrate knowledge of pediatric orthopedic and neurologic conditions as well as rehabilitation guidelines. Excellent interpersonal and problem solving skills a must.    We offer tremendous opportunities for education, research, and career advancement.   Qualifications   New York State PT licensure is a requirement. Outstanding communication skills and the ability to work well in a team are also vital. Minimum of 2 years of pediatric clinical experience is required.  
Job ID
2021-14932
Emp Status
Temporary Full-Time
Shift
Days
Posted Date 3 months ago(11/3/2021 2:05 PM)
Position Title: Clinical Research Associate   The Clinical Research Administration (CRA) has established a centralized service center to provide Principal Investigators and administrative leaders within Service Lines with efficient and essential support for clinical research projects. As part of the centralized service center, the Clinical Research Associate is responsible for the administrative support of the scientific Clinical Review Panels (CRP), Clinical Research Contracts Administration, and Clinical Research Regulatory Administration.   The Clinical Research Associate interfaces across multiple HSS offices including the scientific CRPs, Institutional Review Board (IRB), Biostatistics and Data Cores, Legal Affairs, Contracts Administration, Clinical Research Finance, and Ancillary Departments to provide comprehensive support and facilitation of clinical research projects. In collaboration with Clinical Research Administration, Legal Affairs, Principal Investigators and/or research teams, the Clinical Research Associate may also interact with numerous Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Device Manufacturer and Clinical Research Organizations, external collaborative organizations, external IRBs, and external agencies such as the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA).   Job Responsibilities   Scientific Clinical Review Panels - Determine reviewer expertise required for the CRP based on project description and CRP guidelines - Assign reviewers based on subject matter expertise required by the CRP and meet the overall criteria outlined by the project - Assign project submission to reviewers and manage all real and perceived conflict of interests - Provide appropriate guidance and instruction to reviewers and study teams regarding relevant review policies, guidelines, and criteria; critiques preparation and submission - Monitor submission timeline and quality of draft critiques, provide appropriate feedback to study teams - Administrator CRP review meeting, CRP scoring and discussion, conflict of interest, submission of revised critiques, and CRP debriefing - Perform quality control check of reviewer critiques to ensure their completeness, accuracy, and adherence to the recorded scores editing to clear scientific language and removing inflammatory comments - Ensure CRP records are maintained per federal regulations and that the records are accessible, upon request, to authorized federal officials - Promote communication among research administrators, department heads, investigators, human participants, and institutional officials to maintain a high level of awareness regarding the ethical conduct of research and to safeguard the rights and welfare of participants - Educate members of the HSS research community in order to establish and maintain a culture of compliance with Federal regulations and institutional policies relevant to the protection of human participants - Orient new staff on the CRP review process and use of the electronic Clinical Application Portal (eCAP) Clinical Research Regulatory - Work with Principal Investigators and study teams to assist in all aspects of clinical research regulatory oversight - Act as an institutional liaison for external IRBs - Assist in protocol submissions to external IRBs, draft, revise and review informed consents, and review protocol logistics - Act as an institutional liaison for Researchmatch.com registry and other recruitment tools Assist with centralization of clinicaltrials.gov services, including ensuring results are reported in a timely fashion - Assist in audits by reviewing and collecting regulatory documents, as needed - Assist with IND and IDE submissions and annual reports, participate in pre-IND meetings, as needed - Participate in monthly HSS CRP and IRB meetings - Ensure that all appropriate regulations are followed throughout the course of a research project - Ensure that research protocols are approved by the Institutional Review Board and followed as written - Ensure that workflow is controlled and meets Clinical Research Administration and study team needs - Generate reports on the progress of assigned research projects Contracts Administration - Manages intake for contracts submitted to Clinical Research Administration - Troubleshoots and triages contracts incorrectly routed to ensure negotiation by the appropriate central office - Coordinates efforts, as directed, among HSS, HSS clients, suppliers, external counsel, and/or consultants to facilitate timely execution of clinical research contracts - Oversees contract negotiation communications performed by Clinical Research Contracts Administration or external representatives on behalf of Clinical Research Contracts Administration; assesses the current status of all contracts based on these communications, records and reports the progress of negotiations - Manages listserv communications and ensures escalated items are prioritized and resolved - Ensures the final Clinical Research Finance approved budget and payment terms (if applicable) are incorporated into the final agreement before routing for signature - Routes agreements for signature with approval from Clinical Research Administration or Legal Affairs; manages dissemination and filing of clinical research agreements. - Assists with Clinical Research Contracts Administration metrics reporting to ensure targets are aligned with established goals - Manages study team orientation of the Clinical Research Contracts Administration process
Job ID
2021-14926
Emp Status
Regular Full-Time
Shift
Days
Posted Date 3 months ago(11/2/2021 8:10 AM)
How you move is why we’re here. ® Now more than ever. Get back to what you need and love to do. The possibilities are endless...   Now more than ever, our guiding principles are helping us in our search for exceptional talent - candidates who align with our unique workplace culture and who want to maximize  the abundant opportunities for growth and success.   If this describes you then let’s talk!   HSS is consistently among the top-ranked hospitals for orthopedics and rheumatology by U.S. News & World Report. As a recipient of the Magnet Award for Nursing Excellence, HSS was the first hospital in New York City to receive the distinguished designation. Whether you are early in your career or an expert in your field, you will find HSS an innovative, supportive and inclusive environment. Working with colleagues who love what they do and are deeply committed to our Mission, you too can be part of our transformation across the enterprise     Office Manager Dr. Paulo Selber   Hospital for Special Surgery, #1 in Orthopedics for the last 12 years, is currently looking for a Full Time Office Manager (OM) in the main Manhattan Hospital Location.  In this role, the OM would be the key administrator for Dr. Paulo Selber’s practice. Dr. Selber is a Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon with a specialty in cerebral palsy in both children and adults. The OM will provide comprehensive administrative support, oversee day-to-day operations and contribute to an environment of clinical excellence for Dr. Selber’s practice. The successful candidate will be empathetic, positive and professional during all patient interactions, combining this with critical thinking and attention to detail.  In addition, the OM will manage office staff and act as a liaison to staff in other hospital departments.   Responsibilities: - Interact with patients and their families in person, on the phone and via email communications in a professional, personable and empathetic manner - Answer phone calls and make calls to patients, physicians and other staff - Patient check out after appointments and return visit scheduling - Schedule surgical cases and new clinic appointments - Manage physician’s professional calendars - Act as a liaison between the office and other hospital staff - Manage front end payment collection and insurance authorizations - Train, oversee, and develop junior staff within physician office (as applicable) - Proactively identify ways to enhance physician office operations   Required Qualifications/Skills: - Associate’s degree required, Bachelor’s degree highly desirable. 5-7 years physician office experience may be considered in lieu of education. - Attention to detail and able to relay messages and information accurately - Ability to derive practical solutions independently in a fast-paced environment, but can escalate patient care issues appropriately, if necessary - Follow through with tasks to completion, goes above and beyond for key tasks or critical patient needs - Adherence to patient privacy and HIPAA protection of data, information, as well as other HSS policies - Strong computer and internet skills including proficiency with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word. - Must possess ability to learn new software tools & systems as required on the job - Ability to effectively and accurately follow directions and/or instructions - Superior written and oral communication skills - Exceptional customer service skills - Self-motivated, detail-oriented, and pragmatic; Energized by working in a fast-paced, evolving environment - Strong organizational and problem-solving skills, ability to multi-task is a must   Desired Qualifications: - EPIC EMR experience - Familiarity with medical terminology and medical billing/insurance is helpful; the ability to learn and apply new information quickly is key
Job ID
2021-14925
Emp Status
Regular Full-Time
Shift
Days
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(12/29/2021 2:01 PM)
How you move is why we’re here. ® Now more than ever. Get back to what you need and love to do. The possibilities are endless...   Now more than ever, our guiding principles are helping us in our search for exceptional talent - candidates who align with our unique workplace culture and who want to maximize  the abundant opportunities for growth and success.   If this describes you then let’s talk!   HSS is consistently among the top-ranked hospitals for orthopedics and rheumatology by U.S. News & World Report. As a recipient of the Magnet Award for Nursing Excellence, HSS was the first hospital in New York City to receive the distinguished designation. Whether you are early in your career or an expert in your field, you will find HSS an innovative, supportive and inclusive environment. Working with colleagues who love what they do and are deeply committed to our Mission, you too can be part of our transformation across the enterprise.     The Office of Dr. Steven McAnany Per diem Physician Assistant    Hospital for Special Surgery, #1 in Orthopedics for the last 12 years, is currently looking for an experienced and energetic Full Time Physician Assistant for one of our physician offices. Dr. Steven J. McAnany’s practice specializes in Spine Surgery. In this role you will provide comprehensive administrative support and direction to an HSS physician practice.   Dr. McAnany Orthopedic Spine Surgeon, is seeking a Per Diem Physician Assistant to join his team. Serving as an assistant to Dr. McAnany, duties will include: first-assist responsibilities in the operating room, evaluation of new patients with work-up and interpretation of diagnostic studies, relaying results and treatment plans to patients, counseling patients and their families regarding proposed surgical procedures as well as addressing pre-and post-operative patient questions and concerns. You will have the opportunity to support a growing surgical practice focused on minimally invasive spine surgery. The position requires close interaction with patients and families; eligible candidates must demonstrate excellent teamwork, communication, and interpersonal skills.     This office is located in Stamford, CT.    
Job ID
2021-14922
Emp Status
Per Diem
Shift
Days
Posted Date 3 months ago(11/3/2021 2:09 PM)
How you move is why we’re here. ® Now more than ever. Get back to what you need and love to do. The possibilities are endless...   Now more than ever, our guiding principles are helping us in our search for exceptional talent - candidates who align with our unique workplace culture and who want to maximize  the abundant opportunities for growth and success.   If this describes you then let’s talk!   HSS is consistently among the top-ranked hospitals for orthopedics and rheumatology by U.S. News & World Report. As a recipient of the Magnet Award for Nursing Excellence, HSS was the first hospital in New York City to receive the distinguished designation. Whether you are early in your career or an expert in your field, you will find HSS an innovative, supportive and inclusive environment. Working with colleagues who love what they do and are deeply committed to our Mission, you too can be part of our transformation across the enterprise   Research Assistant Part-Time, Variable shifts   The following statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.   SUMMARY:   The HSS Spine Development and Regeneration Lab aims to enhance clinical care through discovers from basic and translational research conducted in Dr. Dahia’s Lab. Under the supervision of the Principal Investigator, the Research Assistant will oversee the collection of data, screening, enrolling, and following-up patients that receive treatment in the Spine Service of HSS, and wet-lab experiments with clinical samples. This individual will be an integral member of the research team in compliance with all regulatory, institutional, and departmental requirements. The candidate will play an integral role in day-to-day research activities in the lab, and patient coordination, ensuring efficient operations.    RESPONSIBILITIES: - Performs informed consent procedures following all regulatory guidelines.  - Collects sample, transport to the lab, and immediately process the samples for downstream biological analysis or tissue culture as required for the research study. - Develops and maintains research databases with guidance from Principal Investigator. - Performs data collection and data entry for studies as requested. Ensures accuracy when transcribing data from data collection sheets, medical records, or electronic institutional databases or other source documents into databases. - Facilitates completion of all internal documentation needed for research (IRB applications, conflict of interest forms, data collection forms, etc.) - Performs IRB submissions for initial approvals, re-approvals, amendments, etc.  Prepares, submits, and files IRB and all regulatory documents, ie., data collection sheets, protocol amendments, protocol deviations, adverse event forms, etc. - Prepares information required for reports to Principal Investigator as needed. - Ensures that all research related regulatory, institutional, and departmental compliance requirements are met as appropriate. - Conducts statistical data analysis and prepares statistical graphs and tables for research presentations, abstract and manuscript preparation or for other publications as requested by the Principal Investigator.  - Provides timely progress reports for each research project at regular intervals determined by the Principal Investigator.  - Prepares and maintains orderly files for all research studies, including both electronic and hard copy paper files in regulatory binders. Works closely with HSS internal monitor for guidance on these activities. - Maintains and enhances professional growth through participation in weekly lab meetings, department seminars, and internal training sessions to keep abreast of trends in research and on-going activities in the department. - Other duties and projects as designated by the Principal Investigator. - Displays a positive attitude toward work assignments, performance feedback, and interactions with co-workers, patients, families, and visitors. - Willingly adheres to department and hospital policies and procedures. - Demonstrates and embodies organizational and departmental core values.
Job ID
2021-14920
Emp Status
Regular Part-Time
Shift
Days
Posted Date 3 months ago(10/27/2021 9:01 AM)
Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) ranked #1 in Orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report     Orthopaedic Service Line Administrator – HSS/Good Samaritan   The Orthopaedic Service Line Administrator shall provide leadership in the development of a world class, comprehensive program that will include orthopaedic trauma, joint replacement, geriatric fractures, sports medicine, and orthopaedic spine surgery. The Orthopaedic Service Line Administrator will build a program with the aim of establishing the service line as the provider of choice for inpatient orthopaedic surgery. The Orthopaedic Service Line Administrator shall assist Good Samaritan in the areas of: - quality oversight, - service line development, - stakeholder engagement and operations quality, and - day-to-day outpatient and inpatient operations. As a component of the Management Services, the Orthopaedic Service Line Administrator shall: Specific Job Duties.  Assist Good Samaritan in operating the Service Line by providing the following management services: - Leads implementation of orthopaedic service line activities at Good Samaritan, as directed by the Chief Executive Officer of Good Samaritan, in consultation with HSS, to facilitate and coordinate the provision of clinical services in the Service Line in accordance with recognized standards to deliver safe, efficient, quality care to patients. - Participates in meetings focused on operational strategic planning, program development, quality improvement, cost efficiencies, and customer satisfaction for orthopaedic surgery including the Joint Operating Board (JOB) and committees of the JOB, and provide professional leadership and physician input with respect to specific initiatives approved by the JOB. - Assist as a liaison for the Service Line among administrative departments and committees of Good Samaritan as well as the medical staff. - At the request of Good Samaritan, assist with the preparation and response to surveys conducted by governmental authorities and other accrediting bodies. - Support the policies of Good Samaritan in all respects, including being proactive relative to Good Samaritan's growth, working cooperatively with Good Samaritan employees, being supportive of patients and assisting in building overall engagement. - Work with Good Samaritan to advance a healthy work environment rooted in a culture that supports collaboration, communication and accountability. - Support cross department collaboration. - Participates in the Good Samaritan Division of Surgery Committee and Physician Advisory Council, as requested by Good Samaritan's CEO.   Clinical and Operational Management. Working in cooperation with Good Samaritan, Administrator shall assist as follows with respect to the clinical and operational aspects of the Service Line: - Provide and, subject to approval of Good Samaritan, implement its best practice standards. - Provide and implement patient care protocols for the delivery of Service Line services, including protocols pertaining to the most appropriate setting for such services (inpatient and outpatient) as well as critical care use. - Advises on clinical research opportunities. - Assist in the development and implementation of the drug formulary (e.g., antibiotic stewardship program, anticoagulants following total joint replacement procedures) and provide supply chain advisory services related to implantable devices and/or other medical supplies and devices. - Participates in, make recommendations to and reviews feedback from cost containment committee on equipment purchase and supplies management to include new products/implants to meet operating margins by managing supply costs, promoting standardization and inventory control. - Assist with and oversee process of standardization for orthopaedic implantable devices that is determined by Good Samaritan on Administrator's recommendation. - Participates in Good Samaritan's performance management and innovation initiatives as they pertain to increasing quality, efficiency and effectiveness of care delivered to patients. Participation may include meetings, development and adoption of evidence-based protocols and review of practitioner and group data. Staff and Community Outreach/Education. - Educates medical staff about the program using current evidence-based guidelines, care pathways, and pain management protocols to increase understanding of services and to improve patient care. - Provides educational sessions to nursing, surgical techs, and physical therapy staff on orthopaedic surgery patient management to include providing continuing education programs for Service Line staff, including medical staff, which may include videoconferencing sessions, observerships at Administrator's HSS Florida location, online learning modules and individual training at Good Samaritan. - Advises on speakers/topics for programs and presentations at hospitals and in the community. Quality and Safety: - Coordinate the development and implementation of Good Samaritan quality safety and patient satisfaction initiatives. - Works with Good Samaritan and its medical staff leadership to develop and implement clinical pathways for orthopaedic surgery procedures. - Works with Good Samaritan's CNO and Director of Quality Improvement to review data related to infections and develop strategies for improvement. - Works with the medical staff on processes and pathways related to perioperative and post-op care for orthopaedic surgery patients. - Supports the culture of patient safety in orthopaedic surgery by regularly reviewing data related to outcome measures (i.e., falls, readmissions, etc.) and developing strategies for improvement.   Medical Staff. Subject to Good Samaritan's oversight of, ultimate control over and responsibility for its staff, and agreement to consider the following in good faith: - Make recommendations as to front line staff hiring and coordinate recruiting, on-boarding, and training. - Make recommendations concerning other policies and staffing with the aim of improving the culture and quality of care at the Service Line. - Participates as reasonably requested in interviews and discussions with Good Samaritan's orthopaedic candidates for recruitment to its medical staff. Patient Experience/Satisfaction. - Review and evaluate patient, physician and staff satisfaction survey reports and key orthopaedic outcomes metrics and make recommendations for improvement. - Assist Good Samaritan in its patient experience/patient satisfaction initiatives in the Service Line. - Provide advice and assistance for Good Samaritan's implementation of a case management program for the Service Line including discharge planning, appointment scheduling and arranging for appropriate follow up services and supplies as well as the establishment and implementation of a patient call back process that meets the Joint Commission Standards for Service Line patients. - Evaluate processes regarding preadmission patient communication and make recommendations to help ensure questions are answered and patient is prepared for procedure. Strategic Management. Administrator shall assist Good Samaritan in operating the Service Line by providing the following strategic management services. - Assist in the development and implementation of strategic, financial and operational plans with respect to the Service Line including development of capital and operating budgets with special consideration of new technology and services including management information systems. - Commencing with the second Contract Year, provide guidance, advice, and implementation support to Good Samaritan on improving coordination of care, including participation in meetings with referring physicians regarding access, coordination of care and satisfaction.  
Job ID
2021-14918
Emp Status
Regular Full-Time
Shift
Days