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Metabolic Bariatric Surgery Coordinator

Ball Memorial Physicians
Date Posted
11 August, 2022
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Requisition Number
335565
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Metabolic Bariatric Surgery Coordinator

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Job Description

Overview

Build your career with IU Health.  We have an outstanding opportunity available for a Metabolic Bariatric Surgery Coordinator to join our team at Ball Memorial Physicians in Muncie, IN at our Bariatric & Medical Weight Loss Center.

This Coordinator will manage clinical outcomes, cost, and customer satisfaction in the assigned patient population. The incumbent assures care for patients and families reflective of IU Health values and Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Quality Improvement Program Standards. This position is responsible for promoting quality clinical practices in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. Provides clinical and educational information. Responsible for the development of a core curriculum for the area. Serves as a role model, resource person, and member of the management team. Participates in program development, managing and assuring program accreditation, maintaining relevant pathways and protocols, patient and staff education, continuing education, in-servicing, orientation, and evaluation of such programs across the continuum of care from physician practice to hospital facility, including monitoring outcomes data and leading quality improvement initiatives. The position may also be responsible for product resources, and serves as a resource to unit personnel and others. The position reports to the Director of the assigned unit.  

This position will be Monday-Friday day time hours.


 Requires prior experience in and strong knowledge of area of clinical specialty.
• Requires efficient organizational skills and tactful communication skills.
• Requires great attention to detail and critical thinking skills.
• Requires ability to problem solve and directs follow-up information to appropriate parties.
• Requires ability to prioritize and maintain a high degree of efficiency in dealing with a variety of changing situations and tasks.
• Requires high degree of concentration and ability to work under critical time pressures.
• Requires previous teaching/education experience; and knowledge of the teaching-learning process and the principles of adult education.
• Requires ability to provide clinical reasoning; decision-making and clinical thinking.
• Requires ability to promote compassion and a therapeutic environment.
• Requires ability to provide high level of patient confidentiality.
• Requires strong written and verbal communications skills at the staff; patient and family levels.
• Requires ability to actively seek educational opportunities to improve clinical practice.
• Requires ability to maintain quality-working relationship with peers.
• Requires ability to react appropriately in any environmental or situation. Requires current state of Indiana license as a health care professional (Registered Nurse, Dietitian, Social Worker, or Clinical Psychologist) from an approved accredited program. This applies to individuals hired into the role of MBS Coordinator on or after May 1, 2015. All non-licensed MBS Coordinators hired into the role of MBS Coordinator prior to May 1, 2015 are exempt from this requirement is preferred.
• Requires Basic Life Support certification through the AHA. Other advanced life support certifications may be required per unit/department specialty according to patient care policies. 

 

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Safeguarding our patients and each other is an important part of how we deliver the best care possible to the communities we serve. As a condition of employment, IU Health requires all new hires to receive various vaccinations, including the influenza and COVID-19 vaccines, barring an approved exemption. New hires will also be provided the option to submit proof of previous vaccination.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Qualifications for the Metabolic Bariatric Surgery Coordinator Role

Overview

Build your career with IU Health.  We have an outstanding opportunity available for a Metabolic Bariatric Surgery Coordinator to join our team at Ball Memorial Physicians in Muncie, IN at our Bariatric & Medical Weight Loss Center.

This Coordinator will manage clinical outcomes, cost, and customer satisfaction in the assigned patient population. The incumbent assures care for patients and families reflective of IU Health values and Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Quality Improvement Program Standards. This position is responsible for promoting quality clinical practices in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. Provides clinical and educational information. Responsible for the development of a core curriculum for the area. Serves as a role model, resource person, and member of the management team. Participates in program development, managing and assuring program accreditation, maintaining relevant pathways and protocols, patient and staff education, continuing education, in-servicing, orientation, and evaluation of such programs across the continuum of care from physician practice to hospital facility, including monitoring outcomes data and leading quality improvement initiatives. The position may also be responsible for product resources, and serves as a resource to unit personnel and others. The position reports to the Director of the assigned unit.  

This position will be Monday-Friday day time hours.


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     Requires prior experience in and strong knowledge of area of clinical specialty.
  •  Requires efficient organizational skills and tactful communication skills.
  •  Requires great attention to detail and critical thinking skills.
  •  Requires ability to problem solve and directs follow-up information to appropriate parties.
  •  Requires ability to prioritize and maintain a high degree of efficiency in dealing with a variety of changing situations and tasks.
  •  Requires high degree of concentration and ability to work under critical time pressures.
  •  Requires previous teaching/education experience; and knowledge of the teaching-learning process and the principles of adult education.
  •  Requires ability to provide clinical reasoning; decision-making and clinical thinking.
  •  Requires ability to promote compassion and a therapeutic environment.
  •  Requires ability to provide high level of patient confidentiality.
  •  Requires strong written and verbal communications skills at the staff; patient and family levels.
  •  Requires ability to actively seek educational opportunities to improve clinical practice.
  •  Requires ability to maintain quality-working relationship with peers.
  •  Requires ability to react appropriately in any environmental or situation. Requires current state of Indiana license as a health care professional (Registered Nurse, Dietitian, Social Worker, or Clinical Psychologist) from an approved accredited program. This applies to individuals hired into the role of MBS Coordinator on or after May 1, 2015. All non-licensed MBS Coordinators hired into the role of MBS Coordinator prior to May 1, 2015 are exempt from this requirement is preferred.
  •  Requires Basic Life Support certification through the AHA. Other advanced life support certifications may be required per unit/department specialty according to patient care policies. 

     

    #LI-SL1

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Indiana University Health is Indiana’s most comprehensive health system, with 16 hospitals and more than 34,000 team members serving Hoosiers across the state. Our partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine gives our team members access to the very latest science and the very best training, advancing care for all. We’re looking for team members who share the things that matter most to us. People who are inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every patient. People who are compassionate and serve with a purpose. People who aspire to excellence every day. People who are always ready to apply themselves.

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