Registered Nurse- Cleft and Craniofacial Program Specialty Coordinator
Company: Indiana University Health
Posted on: November 19, 2023
IU Health is Indiana's #1 Healthcare system with 16 hospitals and
more than 34,000 team members! If you are searching for a chance to
use your expert knowledge to improve the lives of patients and
their families, IU Health, has the career opportunity you are
IU Health has an outstanding opportunity available for a Cleft &
Craniofacial Nurse Coordinator to support the Riley Outpatient
Plastic Surgery service line. This is a full-time, fully benefit
eligible role that works Monday-Friday, day shift, with
flexibility. No weekends, no holidays, no call! If you are a nurse,
looking for the next step in your career, apply today! We would
love to hear from you!
As part of an award-winning hospital system, our part-time and
full-time team members have access to a comprehensive benefits
package, which includes, Competitive pay, Development
opportunities, Tuition reimbursement, Matching 401k, Paid medical
leave, and health, dental and vision insurance.
The Cleft & Craniofacial Nurse Coordinator works with fellow team
coordinators to facilitate the function and efficiency of the team,
ensuring coordinated care for patients and families. This role is
responsible for assisting families in understanding, coordinating,
and implementing treatment plans.
Responsibilities include ensuring that providers and patients are
coordinated appropriately for each cleft and craniofacial team
visit. This position will prepare patient records for each
patient's cleft team visit, which includes requesting reports, test
results, or other pertinent information from community providers to
ensure care is coordinated and comprehensive. On clinic day, this
position will assist with managing clinic flow, answering family
questions, and serving as a resource for fellow team members. The
coordinator will assist with leading the team conference, making
sure to document and understand the recommendations and overall
treatment plan for each patient. This position will follow up on
patients after clinic to review the team's recommendations, ensure
parental understanding of the treatment plan, offer post-clinic
counseling, provide educational information and arrange referrals
Other duties include managing incoming clinical phone triage;
creating educational materials for patients and families; and
assisting with coordinating educational opportunities for team
members, families, and the community. This role will be responsible
for helping orient new team members, assisting with data collection
and supporting research projects for the team. The nurse in this
position will act as a role model, resource person and member of
the leadership team, as well as keeping the organization's mission
and vision at the forefront of all patient care and system
- Requires an Associates of Nursing (ASN).
- Bachelors of Nursing (BSN) preferred.
- Requires Basic Life Support certification through the AHA.
- Other advanced life support certifications may be required per
unit/department specialty according to patient care policies.
- Degree from a nursing program accredited through the ACEN or
CCNE with a current Indiana Registered Nurse License.
- Two years experience in an ambulatory setting preferred.
- Knowledge of procedures for performing the functions
appropriate to the specific clinical area and familiarity with
designated pieces of equipment and supplies.
- Requires ability to coordinate a number of functions for a
group of patients in an effective timely manner.
- Requires ability to assess patients without face-to-face
- Requires awareness and understanding of legal implications of
patient care activities and performance as a Registered Nurse.
- Indiana University Health has more than 34,000 team members,
including more than 3,600 physicians and 1,200 advanced practice
providers, and we're home to the largest nursing network in Indiana
with more than 9,000 nursing team members at over 800 sites of
- Indiana University Health is Indiana's most comprehensive
healthcare system with hospitals and specialties ranked among the
nation's best by U.S. News & World Report.
- A unique partnership with the Indiana University School of
Medicine - one of the nation's largest medical schools - gives
patients access to groundbreaking research and innovative
treatments, and it offers team members access to the latest science
and the very best training - advancing healthcare for all.
- With 16 hospitals, including eight with Magnet designation and
five with Pathways to Excellence designation, our team members are
leading the way through excellence.
- At Indiana University Health, your personal and professional
growth is a top priority. You will have access to many diverse
opportunities to learn and develop in meaningful ways that matter
most to you, such as advanced clinical training, leadership
development, promotion opportunities and cross training
- Indiana University Health is invested in the lives of Hoosiers,
leading the transformation of healthcare to make Indiana one of the
nation's healthiest states.
About the Team
Indiana University Health is Indiana's most comprehensive health
system, with 16 hospitals and more than 34,000 team members serving
Hoosiers across the state. We're looking for team members who are
inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every
patient. People who are compassionate and serve with a purpose.
People who aspire to excellence every day.
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