Cape Cod Healthcare




Cape Cod Healthcare is the leading provider of healthcare services for residents and visitors of Cape Cod. With more than 450 physicians, 5,300 employees and 1,100 volunteers, Cape Cod Healthcare (CCHC) has two acute care hospitals, the Cape’s leading provider of homecare and hospice services (VNA), a skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility (JML Care Center), an assisted living facility (Heritage at Falmouth), the Cape’s only local laboratory service (CCHC Laboratory Services) and numerous health programs.


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Recognized as one of America’s Top 15 healthcare systems, Cape Cod Healthcare is the largest private employer on Cape Cod.

Cape Cod Healthcare Falmouth, MA, USA
Feb 17, 2020
The purpose of your job position is to perform the day-to-day activities of the Housekeeping Department which include: cleaning resident living areas, recreation areas; patient rooms, halls, lobbies, restrooms, laundry areas and stairways. These activities will be in accordance with current state, federal, and local standards, guidelines and regulations governing our facility to assure that our facility is maintained in a clean, safe, and sanitary manner.   Description:   Performs cleaning in conformance to prescribed standards of cleanliness; Follow established policies governing the use and disposal of personal protective equipment and disposal of infectious wastes; Coordinate daily housekeeping and laundry services with manager when performing routine assignments in resident living and/or recreational areas; Report all hazardous conditions to your supervisor; Maintain a clean and safe work zone; Knock and introduce yourself before entering a patient or resident room; Clean and sanitize sinks, counters, tubs, showers, and toilets; vacuum carpets, upholstered furniture, draperies; dust furniture and equipment; Make beds for every discharge and transfer, and wash weekly for residents; Complete laundry activities; i.e. wash, dry, fold linens and personal laundry; Clean walls and ceilings by washing, wiping, dusting, spot cleaning, disinfecting, deodorizing, etc.; Remove dirt, dust, grease, film, etc., from surfaces using proper cleaning/disinfecting solutions;  Replenish both bathroom and common restrooms supplies; Ensure that an adequate supply of housekeeping supplies to perform daily tasks is maintained in utility/janitorial closets and cleaning carts & advise manager of supply needs; Ensure that an adequate supply of linen is on hand at all times to meet the needs of the residents; Notify manager regarding burnt out light bulbs and call lights needing repair; Renders personal assistance to patrons (i.e. assisting with Telephone, Remote, etc.); Must maintain the confidentiality of all resident care information including protected health information. Report known or suspected incidents of unauthorized disclosure of such information and adhere to Resident’s rights; Must be able to relate information concerning a resident’s condition; Must be willing to work harmoniously with other personnel as well as be willing to handle residents based on whatever maturity level at which they are currently functioning; Perform other work-related duties and activities as assigned or requested
Cape Cod Healthcare Falmouth, MA, USA
Feb 17, 2020
The purpose of your job position is to perform the day-to-day activities of the Housekeeping department. This will include job related cleaning procedures for all patient rooms, common areas and the vicinity of JML.   Description:   Keeps utility and storage rooms in clean and orderly condition; Ensure that an adequate supply of housekeeping supplies to perform daily tasks is maintained in utility/janitorial closets. Keep closets locked at all times; Keep supervisor informed of supply needs; Utilize wet caution/floor signs when surfaces are wet; Disinfects and sterilizes equipment and supplies, using germicides and sterilizing equipment; Sweeps, scrubs, refinishes, polishes using proper equipment (i.e. buffing and scrubbing machines); Must maintain the care and use of supplies, equipment, etc., and maintain the appearance of housekeeping areas, must perform regular inspections of resident rooms/units for sanitation, order, safety and proper performance of assigned duties; Knock and introduce yourself before entering patient/resident room; May move furniture, change drapes, and privacy curtains as required; Clean carpets, to include vacuuming, shampooing, deodorizing, and disinfecting; Remove dirt, dust, grease, film, etc., from surfaces using proper cleaning/disinfecting solutions; Handles minor repairs to anything requiring minimal time that would not include routine maintenance on non-emergency items; Must maintain the confidentiality of all resident care information including protected health information. Report known or suspected incidents of unauthorized disclosure of such information; and adhere to Resident’s rights; Must be able to relate information concerning a resident’s condition; Must be willing to work harmoniously with other personnel as well as be willing to handle residents based on whatever maturity level at which they are currently functioning; Perform other work-related duties and activities as assigned or requested
Cape Cod Healthcare Falmouth, MA, USA
Feb 14, 2020
Provides secretarial and clerical assistance in support of the day to day activities of the Emergency Department.   Description:   Must be courteous to patients, visitors, physicians, volunteers, and other employees of the organization. Enters physician orders into the hospital information system. Registers patients. Arranges transport of patients internally and externally, Assembles patient charts. Enters patient charges into the hospital information system. Takes verbal and telephone orders from physicians and documents. Provides copying and faxing support for the ED staff. Handles telecommunications. Must wear facility provided identification badge at all times.   Consistently provides service excellence to all patients, family members, visitors, volunteers and co-workers in a manner that reflects Falmouth Hospital’s commitment to CARES: compassion, accountability, respect, excellence and service.
Cape Cod Healthcare Hyannis, Barnstable, MA 02601, USA
Feb 14, 2020
To provide security for patients, visitors and employees. Protect the assets of the Hospital including the buildings and property of Cape Cod Hospital. To enforce all applicable policies, rules, and regulations of the Hospital.   Description:   Patrol Hospital buildings and grounds, to protect against fire, theft, illegal entry, infractions of safety regulations and other irregularities. Insure the security and safety of Hospital properties, employees, equipment and records, as well as, all physical aspects of the property including parking lots and motor vehicles.  Participate in investigations, maintain records and prepare incident reports and other documents pertinent to security activities accurately and completely. Investigate disturbances and in the event of emergency, take charge of policing to maintain order, safety and to protect property. Respond to emergency situations such as accidents and injuries crimes and safety hazards.  Provide assistance and summon the proper authorities. Respond to inquiries and assist Hospital personnel; provide assistance in restraining of psychiatric patients as requested. Secure and unlock offices and facilities. Secure patient valuables and lost and found articles. Maintain required records and reports and files as required.  Maintain department equipment and supplies. Attendance required at all education and inservice training programs. Perform other work related duties as requested/directed.   Consistently provides service excellence to all patients, family members, visitors, volunteers and co-workers in a manner that reflects Cape Cod Hospital’s commitment to CARES: compassion, accountability, respect, excellence and service.
RN
Cape Cod Healthcare Falmouth, MA, USA
Feb 14, 2020
Under the direction of the clinician, department supervisor or designee, provide the highest standards of clinical support to the MACC practice. Delivers excellent customer service to patients through participation in a medical care team. Demonstrates a high level of competence with clinical support in accordance with MACC’s policies and procedures.   Description:   Under the direct supervision of the clinician, department supervisor or designee, assists in providing clinical care to office patients Manages clinicians’ daily schedule and patient flow to expedite care and maximize clinical time  Greets and escorts patients to exam rooms  Obtains relevant information and takes vital signs as indicated (i.e. height, weight, blood pressure, heart rate, respiratory rate, oxygen saturation). Inputs pertinent clinical information into the electronic health record timely and with accuracy and performs a complete medication reconciliation Assists clinicians with clinical procedures and/or additional tests specific to the department. May advise patient of preparation required for exam or additional testing and keeps patients informed of visit status, unforeseen delays and other relevant information pertaining to the patient’s visit  Prepare and maintain exam rooms for patient arrivals.  Clean and/or maintain inventory of supplies (medical included) and equipment throughout the practice. Notifies supervisor to order clinical supplies, clinical equipment and pharmaceuticals as appropriate  Under the supervision of a physician, administers routine injections when delegated, and documents in real time and with accuracy Ensures telephone calls are answered timely and clinicians receive necessary information Coordinates care when clinicians are not immediately available, ensuring that telephone calls are triaged appropriately per established protocols Assists in resolving patient concerns by acting as an advocate, as appropriate Participates in practice and department meetings, trainings, etc. to promote continuous improvement and quality patient care Takes initiative to learn, understand, and stay current with community resources and the greater healthcare system while continuously participating in self-assessment of skills Maintains patient rights and abides by all confidentiality obligations pursuant to CCHC and HIPAA Provides clerical/office support as necessary (i.e. scheduling appointments, greeting and registering patients, scanning incoming medical records and paperwork, preparing medical records, answering phone calls and taking messages, faxing, etc.) Ability to float to other MACC practices when required Performs other work-related duties and activities as assigned or requested Assists with the assessment of patient needs and coordinates care under the direction of the clinician Verifies and implements clinician’s orders for testing and/or procedures (EKG’s, dressing changes, spirometry, Holter monitors, etc.) Provides effective and evidence-based patient and family teaching, using health promotion and health teaching methods in collaboration with the patient’s values, beliefs, health practices, developmental level, learning needs, readiness and ability to learn, language preference, spirituality, culture and socioeconomic status Triages walk-in patients per established protocols Maintains communication and collaboration with interprofessional team and others to facilitate safe transitions and continuity of care delivery   Consistently provides service excellence to all patients, family members, visitors, volunteers and co-workers in a manner that reflects MACC’s commitment to CARES: compassion, accountability, respect, excellence and service.
Cape Cod Healthcare Plymouth, MA, USA
Feb 14, 2020
Under the direction of the Paraprofessional Team Leader the Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) performs assigned duties in the patient’s home in a safe and considerate manner as prescribed by the case manager.   Description:   Maintains open communication with case manager and/or Team Leader/Assistant Team Leader regarding health, safety and environment status of patients.  Reports all changes in a timely manner. Complies with State/Federal regulatory acts. Perform all skills with competency, as indicated on the skills checklist. Communicates with Clinical Coordinator regarding all scheduling concerns relating to patients which may include, but not limited to changes such as times, days, patient absences and discharges. Communicates with case manager, and if not available, the Team Leader/Assistant Team Leader regarding any case concerns, patient problems, planned time off or other general schedule changes. Completes and submits required documentation, i.e., patient and employee time sheets, etc., accurately and on a timely basis. Report all concerns of possible patient abuse or neglect to the case manager and/or the Team Leader. Establishes and maintains a therapeutic relationship with patients. Perform only those tasks as prescribed by the case manager on the home health aide plan of care. Encourage patient in achieving an optimum level of independence by encouraging his/her participation in personal care and in interests and activities in the home, family and community. Provides or assists with post mortem care after pronouncement. Perform additional tasks as may be assigned by the Team Leader and/or case manager, depending on the specific situation or on the Home Health Aide’s experience and capabilities.  Example: routine uncomplicated colostomy case and decubitus care. Provides understanding and emotional support to patient and significant others. If eligible, may participate in the Patient Transportation program for the Private Services department. All other duties as assigned.   Consistently provides service excellence to all patients, family members, visitors, volunteers and co-workers in a manner that reflects VNA’s commitment to CARES: compassion, accountability, respect, excellence and service.
Cape Cod Healthcare Falmouth, MA, USA
Feb 14, 2020
Under the direction of the Pharmacy Manager, performs technical and clerical pharmacy tasks.   Description:   Must be courteous to patients, visitors, physicians, volunteers, and other employees of the organization. Assists pharmacists in clarification and filling of pharmacy requisitions. Maintains appropriate records. Prepares sterile products, parenteral nutrition solutions and chemotherapy using aseptic techniques. Dispenses medication under supervision of pharmacists. Prepackages and assists in labeling of medications from bulk containers to unit dose containers. Receives, unpacks, and checks shipments against invoices. Orders and stocks medications to maintain par inventory levels. Processes medication returns when necessary. Replenishes unit dose stock bins and checks frequently for expired medications in the night cabinet. Occasionally bills patient drug charges. Dispenses alcohol to laboratory. Maintains cleanliness of department. Fills unit-dose carts, IV fill list, automated dispensing machines. Delivers medications to floors on scheduled rounds. Returns discontinued meds to stock after checking expiration date. Bills floors, drugstores, physicians for medication via computer system. Answers telephone and diverts all medication/clinical inquiries to pharmacist. Performs monthly nursing unit inspections, maintain workload records, and collect quality-asurance data. Must wear facility provided identification badge at all times.   Consistently provides service excellence to all patients, family members, visitors, volunteers and co-workers in a manner that reflects Falmouth Hospital’s commitment to CARES: compassion, accountability, respect, excellence and service.
Cape Cod Healthcare Hyannis, Barnstable, MA 02601, USA
Feb 14, 2020
Performs as a member of the Nursing Team various duties assisting Staff Nurses in the treatment and care of patients in accordance with established policies and procedures.   Description:   Participates in the nursing process during delivery of patient care.   Assists in providing nursing care to patients and collects data for assessment of physical, psychological, and social dimensions under the direction of the Registered Nurse.  Participates in implementing a formal plan of care for the patient under the direction of the Registered Nurse.   Demonstrates proficiency in Computerized Nursing Informatics (information systems).  Assists in orientation of other personnel to the unit under the direction of the Registered Nurse.  Participates in at least four unit staff meetings per year, attends mandatory programs.  Adheres to safety, blood/body fluid policies and procedures.   Assesses personal and learning development needs.  Regularly updates knowledge of techniques and regulations appropriate to the age of the patient served.  Represents hospital in the community and within the hospital by maintaining confidentiality regarding patients and hospital matters and by presenting the hospital in a manner that will best market the services provided.  Performs other work related duties and activities as assigned or requested by his/her immediate supervisor.    Consistently provides service excellence to all patients, family members, visitors, volunteers and co-workers in a manner that reflects Cape Cod Hospital’s commitment to CARES: compassion, accountability, respect, excellence and service.
Cape Cod Healthcare Hyannis, Barnstable, MA 02601, USA
Feb 14, 2020
Assess and drive treatment planning during acute admission and transition to discharge.   Description:   Conducts initial clinical assessments of individuals presenting with acute care needs in accordance to the Department of Mental Health’s state requirements. Prepares an Initial Treatment Plan based on the findings from the assessment and communicate the initial assessment findings and treatment plan to multidisciplinary teams. Leads the treatment and discharge planning in collaboration with the psychiatrist and the multidisciplinary treatment team. Conducts group therapy and individual /family counseling and other related group sessions. Assist in patient care planning to ensure continuation of treatment in an atmosphere conducive to preservation of health. Evaluates the ongoing medical and psychosocial needs for home care planning in order to set up appropriate community services. Evaluates data gathered in terms of the treatment goals and links the patient to available program and services to provide maximum benefit for each patient while in the hospital and as a continuum after discharge. Assists patient/family in the procurement of essential equipment to allow optimum and safe function at home. Assists patient/family in the decision-making process leading to the selection of and placement in an appropriate facility if needed. Brings voluntary community-based services into play as appropriate to patient and family needs. Functions as a liaison on behalf of patients with appropriate community agencies. Evaluates the appropriateness of community services as possible and develop plans to meet patient needs. Initiate crisis prevention and crisis intervention services as needed to newly discharged patients in coordination with the patient's family and primary caregivers.  Provide coverage for the Inpatient and Partial Hospital Program Behavioral Health Clinicians. Provide coverage for the Psychiatric Utilization Review Coordinator. Assist with community relations activities including community contacts and education. Perform other work-related duties as requested/directed.
PCA
Cape Cod Healthcare Falmouth, MA, USA
Feb 14, 2020
Assist residents in activities of daily living and intervention as appropriate to meet the needs of the participants. Is knowledgeable of and understands the needs of the resident population.   Description:   Is knowledgeable of and practices departmental procedures, safety regulations, and adheres to local, state and federal guidelines and follows polices that will effectively maintain programs and operations for Heritage. Assists residents in activities of daily living including dressing, toileting, bathing, grooming and oral hygiene in a professional manner, following plans of service for residents set by management team. Makes accurate entries and charts according to Heritage policy and procedure. Strictly follows SAMM policies and procedures. Adheres to Universal Precautions and Infection Control Policies, including following established hand washing procedures, use of appropriate PPE and supplies when handling infectious materials and follows established policies governing the use/disposal of PPE and disposal of infectious wastes. Has a competent understanding of all chemicals and has been trained to use them in accordance with standards. Immediately reports all accidents/incidents to your supervisor, Wears and/or uses safety equipment and supplies and uses proper mechanics while performing duties (e.g., back brace, mechanical lifts, etc. when moving or lifting heavy objects). Adheres to department working hours and completes assignments within guidelines set by supervisor. Demonstrates versatility and/or willingness to cover various functions, shifts, driving, working weekends, holidays, during emergencies and in other positions when necessary. Drives Heritage vehicle for errands, transporting, or other uses as directed. Develops and maintains a good working rapport with inter-departmental personnel, and other departments within Heritage, to assure that programs can be properly planned and maintained to meet the needs of Heritage. Participates in programs designed for in-service education, on the job training and orientation classes. Maintains the confidentiality of all resident care information, including protected health information. Performs other job-related duties as requested by the Executive Director and/or designee to meet the needs of the residents and the facility.     Consistently provides service excellence to all residents, visitors, volunteers and co-workers in a manner that reflects Heritage at Falmouth’s commitment to CARES: compassion, accountability, respect, service and excellence.
Cape Cod Healthcare Hyannis, Barnstable, MA 02601, USA
Feb 14, 2020
Provides medical care and treatment to obstetrical patients under supervision of Obstetrician, delivers babies, and instructs patients in prenatal and postnatal health practices   Description:   Participates in initial examination of obstetrical patient, and is assigned responsibility for care, treatment, and delivery of patient. Participates in antenatal evaluation and treatment of the obstetrical patient. Examines patient during pregnancy, utilizing physical findings, laboratory test results, and patient's statements to evaluate condition and ensure that patient's progress is normal. Instructs patient in prenatal health practices. Discusses case with Obstetrician and staff to assure observation of specified practices. Stays with patient during labor to reassure patient and to administer medication. Delivers infant and performs postpartum examinations and treatments to ensure that patient and infant are responding normally. When deviations from standard are encountered during pregnancy or delivery, administers stipulated emergency measures, and arranges for immediate contact of Obstetrician. Visits patient during postpartum period in hospital to examine patient and instruct patient in care of self and infant. Participate in discharge care including discharge orders. Assist Obstetrician as First Assist for C-sections Maintains records of cases for inclusion in establishment file. Conducts classes for groups of patients and families to provide information concerning pregnancy, childbirth, and family orientation. May direct activities of other workers. May instruct in midwifery in establishment providing such training. Participate in the performance improvement activities of the department.
Cape Cod Healthcare Hyannis, Barnstable, MA 02601, USA
Feb 14, 2020
Provides high level of customer and patient service. Collects and processes lab specimens via phlebotomy, and EKGs. Admits patient demographic information and lab orders into the LIS.   Description:   Responsible to provide good customer service as the front line support staff for the laboratory.  Communicate professionally and confidentially with patients, clients and staff members. Successfully collects blood samples from both ambulatory and bed ridden patients utilizing venipuncture sticks, finger sticks and heel sticks.  Obtains throat culture swabs and verbally instructs patients on collecting samples at home, i.e. stools and 24 hour urines. Processes laboratory specimens according to the test methodology guidelines for the appropriate testing site; centrifuging samples, pouring off serum or plasma, keeping sample at optimum temperature for accurate results to be achieved.  Properly register patient demographic information into the Meditech System, or in the future any laboratory information system being utilized by this laboratory.  Information must be complete and accurate ensuring adequate information at time of service for services to be billed.  Enter the physicians’ orders for lab work into the LIS accurately and on the correct patient account.  Responsible for basic compliance knowledge as it pertains to phlebotomy, including HIPAA compliance, and Medicare requirements for Medical Necessity.  Performs EKGs on scheduled patients, accurately placing leads and obtaining printouts to be professionally read by physicians.  (Location dependent) Has knowledge of working multiple CCHC Laboratories collection sites; minimum of 3 sites in order to cross over locations.  Must be able to open and close each site.  Communicates with clients via telephone to ensure proper specimen identity, correct patient information and proper diagnoses, as well as give physicians results on their patients. Able to handle specimen problems with appropriate training, as well as informing a supervisor of a problem needing management involvement. Is responsible to perform an occasional stat draw at a nursing home, a patient home or physician office when designated by management. Responsible to be on a rotation for On-Call per contract.   Responsible to fill supply orders for clients and collection sites. Responsible to keep phlebotomy areas well stocked, including the stock room. Responsible for daily maintenance and safety of all drawing rooms, including but not limited to cleaning workbenches and drawing chairs daily. Responsible to work as a team member with the entire CCHC Laboratories staff and with related laboratories, performing other related job duties as directed by a manager.   Consistently provides service excellence to all patients, family members, visitors, volunteers and co-workers in a manner that reflects CCHC Laboratories’ commitment to CARES: compassion, accountability, respect, excellence and service.
Cape Cod Healthcare Hyannis, Barnstable, MA 02601, USA
Feb 14, 2020
Under the direction of the clinician, department supervisor or designee, provide the highest standards of clinical support to the MACC practice. Delivers excellent customer service to patients through participation in a medical care team. Demonstrates a high level of competence with clinical support in accordance with MACC’s policies and procedures.   Description:   Under the direct supervision of the clinician, department supervisor or designee, assists in providing clinical care to office patients Manages clinicians’ daily schedule and patient flow to expedite care and maximize clinical time  Greets and escorts patients to exam rooms  Obtains relevant information and takes vital signs as indicated (i.e. height, weight, blood pressure, heart rate, respiratory rate, oxygen saturation). Inputs pertinent clinical information into the electronic health record timely and with accuracy and performs a complete medication reconciliation Assists clinicians with clinical procedures and/or additional tests specific to the department. May advise patient of preparation required for exam or additional testing and keeps patients informed of visit status, unforeseen delays and other relevant information pertaining to the patient’s visit  Prepare and maintain exam rooms for patient arrivals.  Clean and/or maintain inventory of supplies (medical included) and equipment throughout the practice. Notifies supervisor to order clinical supplies, clinical equipment and pharmaceuticals as appropriate  Under the supervision of a physician, administers routine injections when delegated, and documents in real time and with accuracy Ensures telephone calls are answered timely and clinicians receive necessary information Coordinates care when clinicians are not immediately available, ensuring that telephone calls are triaged appropriately per established protocols Assists in resolving patient concerns by acting as an advocate, as appropriate Participates in practice and department meetings, trainings, etc. to promote continuous improvement and quality patient care Takes initiative to learn, understand, and stay current with community resources and the greater healthcare system while continuously participating in self-assessment of skills Maintains patient rights and abides by all confidentiality obligations pursuant to CCHC and HIPAA Provides clerical/office support as necessary (i.e. scheduling appointments, greeting and registering patients, scanning incoming medical records and paperwork, preparing medical records, answering phone calls and taking messages, faxing, etc.) Ability to float to other MACC practices when required Performs other work-related duties and activities as assigned or requested Assists with the assessment of patient needs and coordinates care under the direction of the clinician Verifies and implements clinician’s orders for testing and/or procedures (EKG’s, dressing changes, spirometry, Holter monitors, etc.) Provides effective and evidence-based patient and family teaching, using health promotion and health teaching methods in collaboration with the patient’s values, beliefs, health practices, developmental level, learning needs, readiness and ability to learn, language preference, spirituality, culture and socioeconomic status Triages walk-in patients per established protocols Maintains communication and collaboration with interprofessional team and others to facilitate safe transitions and continuity of care delivery   Consistently provides service excellence to all patients, family members, visitors, volunteers and co-workers in a manner that reflects MACC’s commitment to CARES: compassion, accountability, respect, excellence and service.
Cape Cod Healthcare Harwich, MA, USA
Feb 14, 2020
Under the direction of the clinician, department supervisor or designee, provide the highest standards of clinical support to the MACC practice. Delivers excellent customer service to patients through participation in a medical care team. Demonstrates a high level of competence with clinical support in accordance with MACC’s policies and procedures.   Description:   Under the direct supervision of the clinician, department supervisor or designee, assists in providing clinical care to office patients Manages clinicians’ daily schedule and patient flow to expedite care and maximize clinical time  Greets and escorts patients to exam rooms  Obtains relevant information and takes vital signs as indicated (i.e. height, weight, blood pressure, heart rate, respiratory rate, oxygen saturation). Inputs pertinent clinical information into the electronic health record timely and with accuracy and performs a complete medication reconciliation Assists clinicians with clinical procedures and/or additional tests specific to the department. May advise patient of preparation required for exam or additional testing and keeps patients informed of visit status, unforeseen delays and other relevant information pertaining to the patient’s visit  Prepare and maintain exam rooms for patient arrivals.  Clean and/or maintain inventory of supplies (medical included) and equipment throughout the practice. Notifies supervisor to order clinical supplies, clinical equipment and pharmaceuticals as appropriate  Under the supervision of a physician, administers routine injections when delegated, and documents in real time and with accuracy Ensures telephone calls are answered timely and clinicians receive necessary information Coordinates care when clinicians are not immediately available, ensuring that telephone calls are triaged appropriately per established protocols Assists in resolving patient concerns by acting as an advocate, as appropriate Participates in practice and department meetings, trainings, etc. to promote continuous improvement and quality patient care Takes initiative to learn, understand, and stay current with community resources and the greater healthcare system while continuously participating in self-assessment of skills Maintains patient rights and abides by all confidentiality obligations pursuant to CCHC and HIPAA Provides clerical/office support as necessary (i.e. scheduling appointments, greeting and registering patients, scanning incoming medical records and paperwork, preparing medical records, answering phone calls and taking messages, faxing, etc.) Ability to float to other MACC practices when required Performs other work-related duties and activities as assigned or requested Assists with the assessment of patient needs and coordinates care under the direction of the clinician Verifies and implements clinician’s orders for testing and/or procedures (EKG’s, dressing changes, spirometry, Holter monitors, etc.) Provides effective and evidence-based patient and family teaching, using health promotion and health teaching methods in collaboration with the patient’s values, beliefs, health practices, developmental level, learning needs, readiness and ability to learn, language preference, spirituality, culture and socioeconomic status Triages walk-in patients per established protocols Maintains communication and collaboration with interprofessional team and others to facilitate safe transitions and continuity of care delivery   Consistently provides service excellence to all patients, family members, visitors, volunteers and co-workers in a manner that reflects MACC’s commitment to CARES: compassion, accountability, respect, excellence and service.
Cape Cod Healthcare Hyannis, Barnstable, MA 02601, USA
Feb 14, 2020
To prepare cook and serve a wide range of foods in accordance with hospital specifications for all consumers Hospital specifications to include but not limited to established recipes hospital procedures regulatory agency procedures Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP) guidelines This position requires a person with a positive attitude who is pleasant and cooperative committed to the team approach and displays a professional demeanor with patients visitors physicians and fellow workers   Description:   Prepares meals for all consumers according to written menu and established recipes following correct food handling procedures. Uses a variety of kitchen utensils and equipment including but not limited to choppers, blenders, mixers, ovens and ranges, fryolators, steam jacket, kettles, knives and slicers. Maintains required sanitary levels throughout food preparation service and storage. Coordinates cooking of foods so that the food items will be quality products ready for established meal service times. Follows HACCP procedures for recording temperatures of foods cooked heated and reheated and or cooling of foods. Sets up meal service lines using proper pan sizes, food placement for efficient service and portion control. Ensures proper handling and sanitation of various kitchen utensils and equipment. Reports repairs or replacement parts needed for equipment. Prepares food items for Special Functions. Utilizes leftover foods per HACCP standards. Performs other work related duties and activities as assigned or requested.
Cape Cod Healthcare Harwich, MA, USA
Feb 12, 2020
Performs as a member of the Urgent Center Nursing Team to assist physicians and staff nurses in providing care to Urgent Center patients in accordance with established policy and procedures   Description:   Participates as a frontline care giver to patients in the Urgent Center. Provides direct patient care and collects physical psychological and social patient data under the direction of the Registered Nurse . Assists in the timely complete and proper provision of patient care as established through regulatory agency recommendations and standards policies, procedures, standards and protocols. Is familiar with equipment in the department and the location of all items. Assesses personal and learning development needs. Maintains documentation of current and ongoing professional development activities. Regularly updates knowledge of techniques and regulations appropriate to the ages of the patients served. Orients other UC Techs to the unit as assigned by the manager. Performs other work related tasks and activities as assigned or requested by manager. Under the direct supervision of the Physician, assist in providing direct patient care to center patients. Triage and evaluate patients, obtain major complaints and brief medical history when necessary and take vital signs with complete chart documentation (including name medical record # allergies current medications with routine update with each visit). Start IVs, conduct EKGs, draw labs, assist with crutch fitting and walking. Assist in Triage as needed. Applies compression ice bags and hot water bottles. Observes patients and reports adverse reactions to medication or treatment to medical personnel in charge. Assist with decontamination, cleaning and preparation of exam rooms as needed. Stock area, do daily inventories and requisitions supplies. May assist in patient registration intake and answering phone calls at the center.
Cape Cod Healthcare Teaticket, Falmouth, MA, USA
Feb 12, 2020
Performs as a member of the Urgent Center Nursing Team to assist physicians and staff nurses in providing care to Urgent Center patients in accordance with established policy and procedures   Description:   Participates as a frontline care giver to patients in the Urgent Center. Provides direct patient care and collects physical psychological and social patient data under the direction of the Registered Nurse. Assists in the timely complete and proper provision of patient care as established through regulatory agency recommendations and standards policies procedures standards and protocols. Is familiar with equipment in the department and the location of all items. Assesses personal and learning development needs. Maintains documentation of current and ongoing professional development activities. Regularly updates knowledge of techniques and regulations appropriate to the ages of the patients served. Orients other UC Techs to the unit as assigned by the manager. Performs other work related tasks and activities as assigned or requested by manager. Under the direct supervision of the Physician, assist in providing direct patient care to center patients. Triage and evaluate patients, obtain major complaints and brief medical history when necessary and take vital signs with complete chart documentation (including name medical record # allergies current medications with routine update with each visit). Start IVs, conduct EKGs, draw labs and assist with crutch fitting and walking. Assist in Triage as needed. Applies compresses ice bags and hot water bottles. Observes patients and reports adverse reactions to medication or treatment to medical personnel in charge. Assist with decontamination cleaning and preparation of exam rooms as needed to include stocking area daily, checking inventories and requisitions supplies. May assist in patient registration intake and answering phone calls at the center.
Cape Cod Healthcare Hyannis, Barnstable, MA 02601, USA
Feb 12, 2020
Perform radiographic procedures and assist radiologist in conducting diagnostic examinations requested by physicians to detect any breast abnormalities or breast cancer by applying radiation to patients taking and developing radiographic film in a manner consistent with prescribed radiation protection safety standards   Description:   Assures that diagnostic radiographic/mammographic and stereotactic equipment/devices are operable, assuring MSQA compliance by completing all necessary quality assurance checks, and maintaining accurate documentation. Prepares exam rooms with necessary radiographic/mammographic and stereotactic equipment/devices and appropriate patient supplies  Receives and reviews requisitions, and radiologists last dictated report, thoroughly determining the ordered radiological exams while assuring previous films are available to complete radiological interpretation. Provide any necessary requisition changes to secretarial staff for accurate billing or inform file clerk if previous films are unavailable for retrieval.  Consult with radiologist, as needed for any clarification of ordered radiological exams based upon last dictated report or current history. Provides patient with explanation of the radiologic exam to be performed and assure patient education (ie: welcome fact sheet) has been read and signed. Provide patient education on process for SCREENING mammograms results versus DIAGNOSTIC mammogram process and results.  Assure that required PATIENT HISTORY form is completed. Clarify any   patient history to assure accuracy, with Mammographer and patient signing history sheet. Refer patient to nurse practitioner if patient history identifies any NEW BREAST SYMPTOMS or if there has been no physical breast exam in the LASTyear. Breast exam will be performed by NP/MD with instructions of imaging exams necessary for complete work-up.                                       Assumes care for physical and psychological needs of patients during examinations and procedures to insure safety and comfort while preparing for and while undergoing radiographic/mammographic procedures.  Applies principles of radiographic protection using beam restriction devices, patient shielding skills, and knowledge of applicable exposure factors, to minimize radiation to patients and staff.  Performs diagnostic radiographic/mammographic/stereotactic procedures,safely operating equipment/devices specializing in the screening and  diagnosing of breast abnormalities and breast cancer.   move radiologic equipment into specified position, with adjustment of controls to set exposure factors and process radiographs using appropriate safety precautions necessary to produce quality mammograms assure proper identification by accurate labeling of all film and views.                                                                follow established policies/procedures set by the American College of Radiology and MSQA for breast imaging and procedures.                   Coordinate work to achieve maximum productivity and efficiency using and or modifying established procedures, to assure timely completion of work  in conformance with Center policies and procedures.   Evaluate mammogram films for technical quality.   Maintain adequate radiology records and label all mammogram films to assure proper identification.  Maintain a thorough knowledge of Center policies and procedures as they pertain to the job. Including the fire plan. Comply with Infection Control policies and procedures.  Participates in activities which promote professional self-growth and development; meeting minimum requirements for continuing  education as directed by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists and Massachusetts State Licensing for Mammography.  Maintain an ethical relationship with patients, physicians, personnel and guests and insure patient confidentiality at all times.  Perform other work related duties as assigned or requested. Consistently provides service excellence to all patients, family members, visitors, volunteers and co-workers in a manner that reflects Cape Cod Hospital’s commitment to CARES: compassion, accountability, respect, excellence and service.
Cape Cod Healthcare Falmouth, MA, USA
Feb 12, 2020
Performs routine job related cleaning procedures for all patient rooms, ancillary areas, support areas and immediate vicinity of entrances, including trash pickup on the grounds.   Description:   Must be courteous to patients, visitors, physicians, volunteers, and other employees of the organization. Under the general supervision of the E.S. Manager or E.S. personnel placed in charge, is responsible for the following duties: Cleans patient rooms/ancillary areas as assigned within the hospital and departmental policies and procedures including but not limited to: discharge cleaning, chemical usage, terminal cleaning, or cleaning, floor care and refinishing, dry and wet mopping, vacuuming, carpet extraction, dusting, baseboard cleaning. Maintains cleaning equipment in proper condition. Stocks assigned areas with clean linen. Removes small quantities of snow and salts walks in immediate entrances. Replaces easily accessible light bulbs as needed. Dust/damp mop floors in corridors, entrances, stairwells, and other areas as assigned. Collects all trash: infectious, regular, recyclable, and soiled linen. Picks up and delivers E.S. supplies and food service items. Moves equipment and furniture. Operates power tool equipment. Washes walls and ceilings. Changes curtain, draperies, cubical curtains, and shower curtains. Shampoos furniture, carpets mats, etc. Strips, refinishes, burnishes floors. Responsible for adhering to established standards of courtesy. Interior vent and light fixture cleaning. Replaces call cords, TV cords, light cords as needed. Safely completes work tasks and reduces risk to others. Must wear facility provided identification badge.   Consistently provides service excellence to all patients, family members, visitors, volunteers and co-workers in a manner that reflects Falmouth Hospital’s commitment to CARES: compassion, accountability, respect, excellence and service.
Cape Cod Healthcare Hyannis, Barnstable, MA 02601, USA
Feb 12, 2020
The IS Intern position will provide hands on assistance to the PC Technicians, and occasionally assist and learn from other department positions such as Systems Engineers, Network Engineers, and Security Engineers. The IS Intern will work directly alongside PC Technicians as they upgrade computers, install software, and configure workstations for users throughout the facility.   Description:   Assists in configuring, installing, maintaining, and troubleshooting PC Workstations, applications, and printers. Monitors the Help Desk ticketing queue, fielding tickets, and providing resolutions to users.   Documents resolutions in online tickets and closes tickets accordingly. Attends departmental meetings. Shadows systems, security, and network engineers to learn about those fields.    Consistently provides service excellence to all patients, family members, visitors, volunteers and co-workers in a manner that reflects Cape Cod Healthcare’s commitment to CARES: compassion, accountability, respect, excellence and service.