Program Coordinator - Registered Nurse - Orthopedics and Bariatrics
Location: Killeen, Texas
Internal Number: 23004446
All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:
Benefits from Day One
Paid Days Off from Day One
Whole Person Wellbeing Resources
Mental Health Resources and Support
Our promise to you:
Joining AdventHealth Central Texas, AdventHealth Family Medicine Rural Clinics and AdventHealth Rollins Brook is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.
Shift: Monday – Friday Day Shift
The community you’ll be caring for:
Located in the heart of Texas, AdventHealth provides care for the citizens of Bell, Coryell and Lampasas counties.
AdventHealth is committed to reinvesting in the community by offering the services, technologies, and facilities to set the standard with the continually changing healthcare industry.
As a member of our team of more than 1,000 employees you will enjoy competitive salaries, exceptional benefits and opportunities for growth while working in an environment that is centered around our mission of Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ.
The role you’ll contribute:
The program coordinator will oversee the bariatric and orthopedic programs and act as a liaison for the patient through all aspects of their care pertaining to their care that include but are not limited to surgeons, hospital, dieticians, and physical therapy. This position will also be responsible for assisting with accreditation needs and monitoring patient outcomes as well as coordinating with insurances as needed.
The value you’ll bring to the team:
Work closely with teams across the facility to manage the service line strategic planning, implementation, and analysis of progress for the bariatric and orthopedic programs
Coordinate with marketing on website launch, contact center and marketing plans for the service line
Coordinate with multidisciplinary team to schedule patient for all procedures, appointments, testing, etc.
Ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements and standards that may be required by specialty area, local, state, and federal agencies.
Work alongside surgical services and surgeons for pre op and post op education as well as the nursing team on the floor, providing care to the post op patients
Manage and regulate insurance requirements for patients to be eligible for surgery as well as assist in obtaining authorizations as needed
Works with the service line lead and physician liaison team to maximize volume and plan for specialty program growth
Acts as a liaison between physicians, internal customers, and management team with pertinent and ongoing communication
Performs other duties as assigned
The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:
Associate of Science in Nursing and 2+ years’ experience
Basic Life Support – CPR Certification
Registered Nurse licensed in the state of Texas (or compact)
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.