Clinical Coordinator, Endoscopy (FTE1.0/Days) in Santa Cruz, California
The Clinical Coordinator organizes and controls the health care process for the applicable patient population through the Endoscopy department.
Actively participates with the adequacy protocol for new admissions. Assist manager to assemble the monthly adequacy team to modify aspects of treatment to correct deficiencies in the dialysis delivery.
Observes and records patients responses to renal failure and its treatment; directs and supervises the care of the patients on dialysis; performs thorough patient assessments as evidenced by documentation; coordinates and participatesin the continuity of care by ensuring regular follow-ups with the interdisciplinary team (IDT) and other community resources for home program patients, as appropriate.
Works closely with the Director of Womens Services, managers for Women & Childrens Services, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Nurse Educators, and Quality/Performance Improvement committees within the organization.
Provides oversight of the patient schedule and makes staff assignments; consistently reviews and evaluates patient priorities as changes occur in the condition of the patient or center; directs staff in work assignments to address these changes.