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The Medical Team Associate will be responsible for:
Performing non-clinical duties associated with inpatient care coordination to assist providers allowing more time for direct patient care, patient education, and medical education.
Increasing efficiencies leading to improved hospital bed utilization by facilitating early morning discharges.
Coordinating both interdepartmental and intradepartmental inpatient activities that occur during/after daily rounds within the department based on currently approved policies and procedures recognized by the Hospital.
Functioning as an integral member of the health care team under the direction of the Nursing Director of the Inpatient Unit.
Facilitating the management plans for each patient as discussed during rounds.
Scheduling inpatient and future outpatient tests, consultations, and follow up appointments as stipulated during work rounds.
Participating in daily morning rounds with the inpatient care team, including attending physicians, residents, nurses, nurse practitioners, and students trainees.
Gathering patient clinical data from electronic medical record, including test results, vital signs, fluid intake and output, weight, other nursing documentation.
Identifying appropriate attending for each patient.
To qualify, you must have:
The knowledge of Human Anatomy and Physiology and other theories, principles, and concepts typically acquired through completion of a Bachelor's degree in Science, as well as a minimum of one year of experience in a related role, is preferred.
Proficiency in use of Microsoft Windows and Office and able to navigate and use PowerChart, Patient Inquiry, Cath Reports, CAS, Med-Surg Conference.
Strong Attention to detail, ability to function proactively and anticipate needs of Physicians and/or patients. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with house staffs and the rest of the medical team.
Advanced communication skills in order to persuade and negotiate with others on important matters.
Comprehension of the consequence error as it relates to patient care
Compliance with all national and hospital regulatory guidelines such as HIPAA requirements, and the highest ethical standards, particularly related to integrity, honesty and confidentiality.
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a flexible schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
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About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.