Job Description

Location: Jordan Valley Medical Center
Posted Date: 6/14/2022

Please apply here:

https://pm.healthcaresource.com/cs/steward/#/job/87353

POSITION SUMMARY:

The MBS Coordinator is responsible for overseeing the bariatric surgery program and coordinating the care of bariatric surgery patients.

DESCRIPTION:

  • Serves as a liaison and support for the bariatric surgeons
  • Communicates with other providers in the clinic and hospital to collaborate care of bariatric patients.
  • Acts as a central contact, support and resource for bariatric patients.
  • Organizes and schedules MBS Committee meetings, a minimum of three times a year. Maintains official minutes of the MBS Committee meetings.
  • Evaluates and ensures compliance with MBSAQIP standards.
  • Ensures patient receive adequate follow-up after surgery.
  • Ensures the proper equipment and resources are available in clinic and hospital to effectively care for bariatric patients.
  • Works with physicians and education department to train nurses on the telemetry unit in the care of bariatric patients through online education, in-services, a nurse resource guide and frequent communication
  • Rounds on bariatric patients on post-op day 1 to review post-operative education.
  • Coordinates and runs monthly support group with physical therapy and the dietician

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Registered Nurse license, valid in the state of Utah
  • A Bachelor of Science in nursing (BSN) from an accredited institution preferred
  • CBN Certification preferred
  • One of more years’ experience working as a registered nurse in a bariatric healthcare setting.

BENEFITS:

  • Health, Dental, Vision, Flex
  • 401K with company match program
  • Life insurance and Disability
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid time off

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Steward Health Care is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer, Steward Health Care does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, and or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.

This position is subject to the COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for Steward Health Care Workforce. Employees in this position will be required to provide adequate proof of vaccination for COVID-19 by an FDA-approved vaccine prior to starting work. Steward will consider requests for exemptions from this vaccine requirement on the basis of medical condition or sincerely held religious belief in accordance with applicable Federal laws.

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