Advanced Heart Failure Coordinator Minneapolis, MN


  • Location: Minneapolis, MN
  • Posted: Jan 23, 2020

Job Description


Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Abbott Northwestern Hospital, located in south Minneapolis, is the largest not-for-profit hospital in the Twin Cities and is recognized as an ANCC Magnet-designated hospital. It is known around the region and across the U.S. for its centers of excellence: cancer care through the Virginia Piper Cancer Institute; cardiovascular services in partnership with the Minneapolis Heart Institute; the Spine Institute; Neuroscience Institute; Orthopaedic Institute; perinatology, obstetrics and gynecology through WomenCare; physical rehabilitation through Courage Kenny Rehabilitation InstituteTM; and more. With 5,697 employees, 1,397 physicians and 633 beds, Abbott Northwestern Hospital cares for nearly 370,000 patients and their families each year from the Twin Cities area and throughout the Upper Midwest.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 60733
Coordinates assessment, referral, and intake of patients entering the Advanced Heart Failure Program
Coordinates care of advanced heart failure / pulmonary hypertension patients in the clinic setting
Coordinates care during transition from inpatient to outpatient setting, including periodic telephone assessment
Coordinates long-term outpatient care, collaborating with providers to ensure that patient;s needs are addressed
Monitors patient diagnostic data including assessment of data from home monitoring devices
Organizes systems of care for heart failure and pulmonary hypertension populations

Education

Graduate of accredited school of nursing
BSN or higher degree preferred

Qualification/Skills

Experience
3-5 years experience with heart failure and/or pulmonary hypertension patients. Telemetry or ICU experience, and/or prior clinic and outpatient experience preferred

Skills
Demonstrates knowledge and skills in the care of patients with heart failure, with demonstrated clinical expertise and increasing levels of responsibility and independence
Skills in the areas of interpersonal communication and conflict management, problem solving, decision making and critical thinking are highly desirable
Experience with acutely ill patients, clinic and outpatient management, and clinical research trials highly desirable
Experience with computer applications desirable

Licensure/Certifications
Current Minnesota RN license
Clinical Transplant Coordinator (CCTC) and/or advanced nursing practice certification preferred
Achieves CCTC within 2 years of hire (preferred)

Work Schedule

Monday to Friday business hours, with flexibility to accommodate occasional early meetings and/or late days if necessary.

Location/Community Information

Minneapolis boasts being both cosmopolitan yet small enough that you can find a place to call home whether on a lake, golf course, or in an adjoining suburb. With the fast pace of activity there are professional sports, theater, or enough parks for a quiet walk. The area has numerous schools and colleges, both public or private, and enough teams for all weekend athletes to join.
Located in Minneapolis
Population = 380,000
Service Area = 2,882,245

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune

Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.

Schedule Information


Hours: 40

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2925 Chicago Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55407

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