Pre-Surgery Assessment Service Coordinator

Location
Atlanta, GA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 29, 2017
Closes
Sep 28, 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Find your extraordinary side.
Northside Hospital Health Care System is a state-of-the-art setting for patients, and for you.
With three cutting-edge acute care hospitals --- in Atlanta, Canton, and Cumming, Georgia --- and more
than 150 locations throughout the State of Georgia, we are leading the way in your backyard and across the country.
Consider the numbers:
  • 868-bed, not-for-profit provider
  • Nearly 2 million patient visits annually
  • A renowned team that includes more than 2,500 physicians and 15,000 employees

We lead the nation in newborn deliveries, perform the most robotic surgeries, and diagnose and treat the most cancer cases in the state.
Learn more about our expansion, full range of medical services, and our extraordinary career
opportunities at www.northside.com.

Facility Overview
Northside Hospital

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See what’s inside.

Discovering what’s possible at Northside Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia --- it’s something our patients and team members do every day. Our reputation as one of Georgia’s fastest growing healthcare institutions and our state-of-the-art, award-winning work environment are well-known. But what resonates most
with our people is the way we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support real work/life balance, and how close they feel to their co-workers.

Our 537-bed, not-for-profit, full-service hospital does more than serve our community. We’re a market leader in Women's Services, Maternity and Newborn Services, Surgery, Robotic Surgery, and Cancer Care.
Proud to have been voted “Atlanta's Most Preferred Hospital for All Health Care Needs" by
consumers for more than 16 years. We are pleased to offer our people great pay, benefits, and a pension plan.

We are a state-of-the-art setting for opportunity, top quality health care, and you.

Ready to make a difference --- and a better living?
Find your extraordinary side with Northside Hospital today.

Service Area Overview
Extraordinary surgical setting

Northside Hospital performs more than 40,500 surgeries each year --- more than any other hospital in Georgia. We specialize in Robotic, General, Bariatric, Neuro, Orthopedic, Breast, Plastic, and Gynecologic surgery. Innovative technology such as the daVinci® robotic surgical system, O-arm Intraoperative
Imaging, HD technology, Ci™ System - computer-assisted orthopedic surgery system, artificial spinal disc, and stealth-guided image navigation allow Northside to stay at the forefront of medicine and devote more time to providing the best patient care possible. Many of the surgeons on staff at Northside are
nationally recognized pioneers in laparoscopic surgery and many other minimally invasive techniques.

Do you have the skills and experience to contribute to our innovative team?
Then find your extraordinary side with us today!

As part of Northside Hospital, we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support work/life balance and continuing education, and offer great pay, benefits, and a pension plan. For information on rewarding surgical careers with Northside Hospital, ranked by Forbes magazine as one of the Top 25 Places to Work in the US, contact us today.

Position Description
This position coordinates the nursing activities between multiple service areas of a department. Provides care and/or service to neonates, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients.

Position Requirements
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES/LICENSE OR CERTIFICATION REQUIRED: 1. Graduate from an accredited school of nursing and licensed in the state of Georgia. 2. Demonstrated proficiency in skills applicable to designated area within probationary period. 3. Four (4) years of experience in nursing, with minimum of two (2) years in area of specialty. 4. Demonstrated ability to set priorities, coordinates diversified and multiple activities, and make appropriate clinical and managerial decisions. Must possess advanced problem solving skills. 5. Successful completion of a management course prior to appointment, or within six (6) months of employment. 6. Certified in cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR). MOTHERSFIRST AND CENTER FOR PERINATAL MEDICINE: 1. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing 2. International certification in childbirth education 3. B.S.N. degree 4. Excellent oral and written communication skills 5. Five years experience as an RN, including at least two years experience in adult/community education DIABETES & NUTRITION EDUCATION: 1. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing 2. Certified Diabetes Educator 3. B.S.N. degree 4. Excellent oral and written communication skills 5. Five years experience as an RN, including at least two years experience in adult/community Education IV THERAPY: 1. Graduate from an accredited school of nursing and licensed in the state of Georgia. 2. Demonstrated proficiency in skills applicable to designated area within probationary period. 3. Four (4) years of experience in nursing, with minimum of two (3) years in area of specialty. 4. National Certification in specialty Infusion Nursing (INS) or Vascular Access (AVA) 5. Demonstrated ability to set priorities, coordinates diversified and multiple activities, and make appropriate clinical and managerial decisions. Must possess advanced problem solving skills. 6. Successful completion of a management course prior to appointment, or within six (6) months of employment. 7. Certified in cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR). KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES/LICENSE OR CERTIFICATION PREFERRED: MOTHERSFIRST AND CENTER FOR PERINATAL MEDICINE: 1. Previous perinatal education management experience. 2. M.S.N. or M.N. degree 3. Experience with marketing/community relations DIABETES & NUTRITION EDUCATION: 1. Previous diabetes coordinator/management experience. 2. M.S.N. or M.N. degree 3. Experience with marketing/community relations MEDICAL/SURGICAL UNITS: B.S.N. Degree IV THERAPY: B.S.N. Degree

License/Certification Requirements: No

Work Hours: 8a-4:30p

Weekend Requirements: No

On-Call Requirements: No

WANT THE INSIDE STORY?
Our team members report that our state-of-the-art environment, work/life balance, reputation as a leader both locally and nationally, continuing education offerings, growth opportunities, and pay/benefits/pension plan are why they chose --- and chose to stay with --- Northside Hospital.
Contact us today to learn more about careers at Northside.
Side by side, there’s nothing we can’t achieve!

Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law.