Nurse Practitioner - Bariatric Program, Employed – South Windsor, CT

  • Olesky Associates, Inc
  • South Windsor, CT, United States
  • Oct 31, 2017
Full time Nurse Practitioner

Job Description

Established healthcare system is seeking a full-time bariatric program coordinator to join its Weight Loss facility.


The bariatric program coordinator assists in center development, managing the accreditation process and ensuring continuous compliance with MBSAQIP requirements, maintaining relevant policies and procedures, patient education, outcomes data collection, quality improvement efforts and education of relevant staff in the various aspects of the metabolic and bariatric surgery patient with a focus on patient safety.


The coordinator supports the development of written protocols and education and nurses detailing the rapid communication and basic response to critical vital signs that is specifically required to minimize delays in the diagnosis and treatment of serious adverse events.


The coordinator serves as the liaison between the facility and all surgeons performing metabolic and bariatric surgery at the center and any general surgeons providing call coverage. The coordinator and MBS clinical reviewer must work closely together to ensure timely submission of outcomes data. Plan and implement the program's goals

Complete daily rounds on inpatient units and obtain patient feedback. Develop and manage projects designed to increase efficiency and improve patient care results. Facilitate and improve the new-patient orientation session and support group. Assist practice manager in the development of internal systems and materials delivery



Opportunity offers an Excellent salary; Generous benefits package (medical, dental, vision and 401K); Paid vacation time and CME allowance package



JOB ID: 43093

Zip Code: 06074

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