An RN, who, with minimal supervision, concurrently reviews medical records and available databases, assists and coordinates data collection processes, exhibits proficiency in data management, demonstrates knowledge of age specific processes of care, coordinates referrals when physician or departmental review is indicated and assists with regulatory compliance. Performs concurrent review and chart studies while maintaining databases for trauma, chest pain, and stroke patients, and participates in the quality improvement program to evaluate care for these patient populations. Provides support to leadership and the Chest Pain Program Coordinator for performance improvement activities, and assist with compliance activities for all regulatory agencies for McAllen Heart Chest Pain Program. Assist with educating the staff and the community regarding initiatives and care of the cardiac patients. Assist in ensuring that requirements for the Chest Pain Designation are maintained and assists in the development and completion of required improvement actions. Supports an organizational culture for Service Excellence and practices the Service Excellence standards to all customer groups. This position summary contains the most relevant duties and responsibilities and does not exclude other assignments not mentioned.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.