LPN - Chest Pain Center Job

Full Job Title: LPN - Chest Pain Center

Job Number: 17006856

Facility: SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Jefferson City

Location: Jefferson City, MO

Schedule: Full Time, Days

Hours: 8am-430pm

Description

Role Purpose:
The LPN - Chest Pain Center is responsible for assisting in the implementation of goals and objectives for hospital STEMI (ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction) and STROKE Center designation with the Missouri DHSS Time Critical Diagnosis system.
The ideal candidate will be able to communicate effectively verbally and in writing. Ability to use computers proficiently and other office equipment (fax machine, copy machine and other equipment as required). Able to function effectively in stressful situations and flexibility in daily prioritizing of tasks. Must be able to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information. Able to work effectively with a wide variety of people. Proficiency with Microsoft Office; Word, Excel, PowerPoint. Experience with electronic medical records; EPIC preferred.
Responsibilities:
    • Reviews AMI and Stroke patient electronic medical records to compile care performance data.
    • Maintains confidentiality of medical records.
    • Consistently and accurately abstracts data into national and state registries within the defined quarterly time periods.
    • Maintains STEMI and STROKE Logs.
    • Demonstrates knowledge of terminology and medications associated with cardiovascular and cerebrovascular patient care.
    • Maintains sufficient supplies for department operation.
    • Assists with scheduling and set-up of program related team meetings.
    • Assists with community outreach/education on cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease.
    • Works closely with TCD STEMI/STROKE Coordinator in implementing and maintaining hospital designations as TCD STEMI and STROKE Centers.
    Qualifications
    Minimum Qualifications:
    • Successful completion of a Licensed Practical Nurse program
    • Current Missouri License as a Licensed Practical Nurse
    • 1 year experience in a clinical setting
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Prior secretarial/office experience

About SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital – Jefferson City

SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Jefferson City is a 167-bed, full-service community hospital located in Missouri's state capital. The hospital moved to a new, state-of-the-art building in November 2014. The hospital features a dedicated inpatient pediatric unit, a Wound Center and Outpatient Treatment Center. Other services offered at the hospital include emergency services, cardiology, orthopedic care, cancer care, outpatient surgical services, maternity care and women's health.

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