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Winchester Healthcare Management, Inc.

RN - Bariatric Coordinator & Clinical Reviewer

Winchester Healthcare Management, Inc. - Winchester, MA

3- 8hr days

Contact Information:

Contact: Joanne Lima

Address:

Job Details:

Contributes to the Hospital's mission by utilizing nursing clinical knowledge to facilitate and grow the hospital's metabolic and

bariatric

surgery (

MBS

) program. Works collaboratively with the physicians'

practices

and the multidisciplinary team to address the needs of

bariatric

patients and to improve the overall success and quality of the program. This licensed professional staff position will work collaboratively with others to have an impact on patient satisfaction, improve outcomes and make

Winchester

Hospital

's

bariatric

program a recognized and qualified provider of quality

bariatric

services.

The role is comprised of 5 major functions:

Clinical Reviewer,

Facilitator of the hospital's accreditation as a center of excellence,

Bariatric

educator for staff, Registered nurse providing

pre

and post op support to the patients, family members and physician

practices

, and liaison with the community to grow the Hospital

's

bariatric

program.

F. QUALIFICATIONS:

Education:

Required:

Hired prior to 10/1/13: Graduate of a state approved and/or accredited RN program.

Hired on or after 10/1/13: Bachelors' degree in Nursing (

BSN

) or obtain

BSN

within 5 years

of hire

Preferred:

BSN

upon hire

Experience:

Required

At least three years of clinical as registered nurse in acute care med/

surg

Preferred:

Concentrated experience with

Bariatric

patients and/or

bariatric

surgery

Other Skills/Knowledge:

Required

Basic computer skills and word processing

Preferred:

For safety and quality reasons, must be able to read, write and communicate effectively in English with patients, visitors and fellow members of the hospital team

G. LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS, CERTIFICATIONS:

Required:

Valid State of

Massachusetts

Registered Nurse

Certification in

Bariatric

Nursing

within 2 years

in position.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

7 days

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RN - Bariatric Coordinator & Clinical Reviewer Winchester Healthcare Management, Inc. - Winchester, MA, United States

   

Location: Winchester, MA

Company Profile:
In 1912, the Winchester Visiting Nurse Association opened the first Winchester Hospital in the three-story Todd House on Washington Street. With 12 beds, the new hospital flourished immediately, making it quickly apparent that a larger hospital was necessary.