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Clinical Program Coordinator - Heart Failure

Nebraska Medicine Omaha, NE

Job Description

Co-Lead Nebraska Medical Center's Heart Failure Disease Management program and oversee the ongoing requirements for Heart Failure Disease management certification through the Joint Commission.  The primary focus of this position is to be actively engaged in overseeing clinical quality and transitional care of heart failure patients across the continuum, in addition to evaluating/implementing best practice standards, and pursuing performance improvement. Day-to-day responsibilities include responsibility for inpatient Heart Failure patient education across the organization, staff education in the management of heart failure education, and the maintenance of a telephonic post-discharge follow-up program to support patients at home and prevent readmissions.

Partner with the clinical program leadership to assist with clinical program operations related to performance improvement, education, outreach, and injury prevention activities. Participates in the overall development, implementation and evaluation of the identified program by organizing the services and systems necessary for a multidisciplinary approach to providing care for the injured patient. Work with all departments involved in the care of the identified patient population and their families. Work collaboratively with colleagues to serve as a resource and to support the assessment of care across the regional system.

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of five years recent clinical experience.
  • Bachelors degree in nursing required.
  • Ability to accomplish multiple tasks and prioritize activities required.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills required.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and cooperatively with an interdisciplinary team required.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office required.
  • Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of Nebraska or current compact state license, Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Recent experience in identified clinical program specialty.
  • Masters degree in nursing preferred.
  • Experience with facilitation of educational events or curriculuum development.



Job Details

Date Posted March 18, 2019
Date Closes April 2, 2019
Requisition 13401
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At Nebraska Medical Center
SOC Category 00-0000.00