Cape Cod Healthcare Hyannis, Barnstable, MA 02601, USA
Coordinates the Coumadin Clinic in an efficient manner. Collaborates with the provider and patient for coordination of anticoagulation management including; education, instruction and anticoagulation issues. Description: Coordinates Coumadin and Lovenox anticoagulation for new and established clinic patients Gathers information from provider to obtain anticoagulation needs, diagnosis, desirable range and length of treatment. Monitors and coordinates lab testing and dosage instructions with the patient Obtains and enters lab orders in accordance with protocol Adjusts anticoagulation dose in accordance with the protocol or as instructed by provider Provides teaching and reviews safety issues with patients and care givers Documents in CoagClinic reason for anticoagulation, diagnosis, desired range, laboratory data, dosage instructions, precautions, and follow up laboratory testing Initiates home INR monitor testing with Alere, as instructed by provider Processes prescription...
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