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 Hyannis, Barnstable, MA 02601, USA
Sep 25, 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...
Cape Cod Healthcare Falmouth, MA, USA
Sep 25, 2020
Provides supportive functions to clinical and managerial staff. Coordinates visit and facilitates communications between team, staff and other departments. Facilitates activities supporting the achievement of budgetary goals. Acts as contact to internal and external customers.   Description:   Completes assigned work activities with a high degree of accuracy and in a timely manner. Responsible for all daily activity related to retrieval and distribution of referrals. Performs Data Entry as needed. Responsible for retrieving and tracking Team data as requested. Assists Clinicians and Clinical Managers in day to day activities of team. Relieves clinical staff and managers of administrative paperwork. Performs scheduling duties as assigned. Works collaboratively with all referring disciplines. May act as liaison between patient, community, and referral sources. May work as a liaison for clinical coordinators between the Hyannis and Falmouth sites. Participates in weekend,...
Cape Cod Healthcare Hyannis, Barnstable, MA 02601, USA
Sep 25, 2020
Delivers patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. Administers and monitors patient responses to all medications. Directs and guides patient care, teaching and activities of ancillary personnel while maintaining standards of professional nursing within the realm of Hospital Policy. Maintains and delivers the highest quality customer service standards.   Description:   Properly utilizes the nursing process in caring for patients by maintaining relevant, accurate and current patient records as evidenced by Nursing PI activities.              Provides documentation of assessment of the patient throughout the Hospital admission including physical, psychological, social dimensions and discharge plans.  Summarizes assessment data and initiate plan of care with communication of pertinent data to allied patient care providers as evidenced by Nursing PI activities.             Understands, assumes, and demonstrates proficiency in the...
Cape Cod Healthcare East Sandwich, Sandwich, MA, USA
Sep 25, 2020
The Hospice Nurse Supervisor, under the direction of the Clinical Manager, is responsible for planning, coordinating, implementing and evaluating patient care services and staff education related to hospice care to provide for the safety and quality of care, treatment or services for patients in the McCarthy Care Center.   Description:   In collaboration with leadership, oversees hospice program development including, but not limited to, staff education, data management, and implementation of appropriate clinical practices in the hospice program. Determine staffing needs according to census requirements and with consideration for utilization of personnel at their maximum potential. Oversee compliance with personnel policies. Reviews performance and performs evaluations of all direct reports. Monitor day-to-day compliance with regulatory and reimbursement requirements as defined by various government agencies. Maintain compliance with all Joint Commission, state and federal...
Cape Cod Healthcare Hyannis, Barnstable, MA 02601, USA
Sep 25, 2020
Delivers patient care through the nursing process of assessment planning implementation and evaluation. Administers and monitors patient responses to all medications. Directs and guides patient care, teaching and activities of ancillary personnel while maintaining standards of professional nursing within the realm of Hospital Policy. Maintains and delivers the highest quality customer service standards.   Description:   Properly utilizes the nursing process in caring for patients by maintaining relevant, accurate and current patient records as evidenced by Nursing PI activities.              Provides documentation of assessment of the patient throughout the Hospital admission including physical, psychological, social dimensions and discharge plans.  Summarizes assessment data and initiate plan of care with communication of pertinent data to allied patient care providers as evidenced by Nursing PI activities.             Understands, assumes, and demonstrates proficiency in the role...
Cape Cod Healthcare East Sandwich, Sandwich, MA, USA
Sep 25, 2020
The Hospice Nurse Supervisor, under the direction of the Clinical Manager, is responsible for planning, coordinating, implementing and evaluating patient care services and staff education related to hospice care to provide for the safety and quality of care, treatment or services for patients in the McCarthy Care Center.   Description:   In collaboration with leadership, oversees hospice program development including, but not limited to, staff education, data management, and implementation of appropriate clinical practices in the hospice program. Determine staffing needs according to census requirements and with consideration for utilization of personnel at their maximum potential. Oversee compliance with personnel policies. Reviews performance and performs evaluations of all direct reports. Monitor day-to-day compliance with regulatory and reimbursement requirements as defined by various government agencies. Maintain compliance with all Joint Commission, state and federal...
Cape Cod Healthcare East Sandwich, Sandwich, MA, USA
Sep 25, 2020
The Hospice Nurse Supervisor, under the direction of the Clinical Manager, is responsible for planning, coordinating, implementing and evaluating patient care services and staff education related to hospice care to provide for the safety and quality of care, treatment or services for patients in the McCarthy Care Center.   Description:   In collaboration with leadership, oversees hospice program development including, but not limited to, staff education, data management, and implementation of appropriate clinical practices in the hospice program. Determine staffing needs according to census requirements and with consideration for utilization of personnel at their maximum potential. Oversee compliance with personnel policies. Reviews performance and performs evaluations of all direct reports. Monitor day-to-day compliance with regulatory and reimbursement requirements as defined by various government agencies. Maintain compliance with all Joint Commission, state and federal...
Cape Cod Healthcare East Sandwich, Sandwich, MA, USA
Sep 25, 2020
The Hospice Nurse Supervisor, under the direction of the Clinical Manager, is responsible for planning, coordinating, implementing and evaluating patient care services and staff education related to hospice care to provide for the safety and quality of care, treatment or services for patients in the McCarthy Care Center.   Description:   In collaboration with leadership, oversees hospice program development including, but not limited to, staff education, data management, and implementation of appropriate clinical practices in the hospice program. Determine staffing needs according to census requirements and with consideration for utilization of personnel at their maximum potential. Oversee compliance with personnel policies. Reviews performance and performs evaluations of all direct reports. Monitor day-to-day compliance with regulatory and reimbursement requirements as defined by various government agencies. Maintain compliance with all Joint Commission, state and federal...
Cape Cod Healthcare Hyannis, Barnstable, MA 02601, USA
Sep 25, 2020
To provide administrative support in an efficient timely and professional manner to the physician's practice. This includes providing excellent service to internal and external customers while maintaining an efficient flow of daily patient schedule and front office operations.   Description:   Greets and promptly acknowledges patients’ presence in the waiting room Answers the phone in a timely, polite and professional manner, in three rings or less, directs calls to appropriate persons and takes accurate messages within the electronic medical record  Checks-in/registers new and existing patients in the electronic medical record, verbally verifies all demographic information, verifies insurance authorization, collects co-pays, and prepares deposits for currier pickup Gives the appropriate paperwork to the patient to complete, photocopies patient's insurance cards, and photo ID Scheduleand reschedules patient appointments and/or consult requests in person or by telephone in the...
Cape Cod Healthcare Falmouth, MA, USA
Sep 25, 2020
Performs a comprehensive nursing assessment upon admission of the patient including physiological, physiopsychological and environmental factors as well as health history to provide for the safety and quality of care treatment or services. Integrates all pertinent data gathered on assessment and identifies problems that form the basis of a plan of care, adhering to case management objectives.   Description:   Maintain annual HHRG values at the National Standard as appropriate. Utilize HHRG values to establish visit frequency and to establish appropriate interdisciplinary utilization. Annual outcomes meet National Benchmarks. Refers to community resources as appropriate. Evaluates the clinical needs of the patient; initiates, develops, implements and makes necessary revisions to the patient's plan of care; addresses all problems in the plan of care and documents  accordingly. Participates in inter-disciplinary patient case conferences; evaluates effectiveness of established  plan of...
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Cape Cod Healthcare Sandwich, MA, USA
Sep 25, 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...
Cape Cod Healthcare Hyannis, Barnstable, MA 02601, USA
Sep 25, 2020
The Director of Emergency Services assumes responsibility for maintaining a high quality, comprehensive program for the emergency care departments at Cape Cod Hospital. The Director of Emergency Services will: • Plan, organize and direct the functions and activities of the assigned patient care areas. Work collaboratively with the Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) to develop standards of practice and performance within the assigned units/departments. Work collaboratively with the CNO to develop nursing and allied health care provider quality compliance and labor management. Refer issues requiring interpretation, or clarification of hospital policy or practice to the CNO for resolution. • Collaborate with Medical Directors of emergency areas, and other physicians to identify program and system needs. • Coordinate with Administration and Medical Staff in the expansion of program services, process improvement initiatives, involvement in clinical research, education of staff, enhancement of...
Cape Cod Healthcare South Dennis, Dennis, MA 02660, USA
Sep 25, 2020
Under the direction of the Team Leader and within the Agency policies and procedures, the PTA follows the plan of care on individual patients within the guidelines of his/her licensure to provide for the safety and quality of care treatment or services.   Description:   Reports new or pertinent findings and patient response to treatment to PT and MD. Follows prescribed plan of care as completed by PT in order to address identified needs. Demonstrates the skills and judgments to implement the plan of care, therapeutic interventions and procedures as necessary for the care of the patient, within the guidelines of his/her licensure. Records narrative documentation to reflect status /progress of skilled care. Documentation is clear, concise and addresses specific teaching and response. Assist and instruct the patient's family and/or significant other by providing teaching as directed through the PT plan of care. Collaborates and communicates on a regular basis with the Physical...
Cape Cod Healthcare Hyannis, Barnstable, MA 02601, USA
Sep 25, 2020
To provide administrative support in an efficient timely and professional manner to the physician s practice This includes providing excellent service to internal and external customers while maintaining an efficient flow of daily patient schedule and front office operations   Description:   Greets and promptly acknowledges patients’ presence in the waiting room Answers the phone in a timely, polite and professional manner, in three rings or less, directs calls to appropriate persons and takes accurate messages within the electronic medical record Checks-in/registers new and existing patients in the electronic medical record, verbally verifies all demographic information, verifies insurance authorization, collects co-pays, and prepares deposits for currier pickup Gives the appropriate paperwork to the patient to complete, photocopies patient's insurance cards, and photo ID Schedule and reschedules patient appointments and/or consult requests in person or by telephone in the...
Cape Cod Healthcare Hyannis, Barnstable, MA 02601, USA
Sep 25, 2020
Performs a comprehensive Physical Therapy assessment of patients referred for service including but not limited to physiological, psychosocial, environmental factors and health history. Integrate pertinent data to develop a plan of care to promote function and safety. Participates with other staff in the development of agency policies and programs necessary to achieve agency objectives as they relate to patient care.   Description:   Maintain annual HHRG values at the National Standard as appropriate. Utilize HHRG values to establish visit frequency and to establish appropriate interdisciplinary utilization. Annual outcomes meet National Benchmarks. Refers to community resources as appropriate. Evaluates the clinical needs of the patient; initiates, develops, implements and makes necessary revisions to the patient's plan of care; addresses all problems in the plan of care and documents accordingly. Participates in inter-disciplinary patient case conferences; evaluates...
Cape Cod Healthcare North Falmouth, Falmouth, MA, USA
Sep 25, 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...
Cape Cod Healthcare Harwich, MA, USA
Sep 25, 2020
Under the direction of the department supervisor or designee provide the highest standards of clinical support to the physician practice Delivers excellent customer service to patients through participation in a medical care team Demonstrates a high level of competence with clerical support   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...
Cape Cod Healthcare Hyannis, Barnstable, MA 02601, USA
Sep 25, 2020
Under the supervision of the Care Transition Team Manager and Department Director, the Care Transition RN is responsible for receiving and processing referrals for seamless transitions of care and providing information to the public regarding agency service line.   Description:   Provide comprehensive clinical assessment/screening of patients for appropriate levels of homecare. Collects and documents detailed, pertinent information relative to a prospective patient’s health care needs utilizing knowledge of clinical standards, procedures, medications, coding standards and community health care principles. Utilizes critical thinking skills to implement pathway appropriate for patient care. Obtain required clinical information that will enhance the admitting clinician’s ability to conduct patient centered assessment in the home. Obtain and process MD orders for all referrals.  Expedite requests for services appropriately adhering to criteria for admissions using professional...
Cape Cod Healthcare Hyannis, Barnstable, MA 02601, USA
Sep 25, 2020
Under the supervision of the Care Transition Team Manager and Department Director, the Care Transition RN is responsible for receiving and processing referrals for seamless transitions of care and providing information to the public regarding agency service line.   Description:   Provide comprehensive clinical assessment/screening of patients for appropriate levels of homecare. Collects and documents detailed, pertinent information relative to a prospective patient’s health care needs utilizing knowledge of clinical standards, procedures, medications, coding standards and community health care principles. Utilizes critical thinking skills to implement pathway appropriate for patient care. Obtain required clinical information that will enhance the admitting clinician’s ability to conduct patient centered assessment in the home. Obtain and process MD orders for all referrals.  Expedite requests for services appropriately adhering to criteria for admissions using professional...
Cape Cod Healthcare Falmouth, MA, USA
Sep 25, 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...