As the premier leader in cardiovascular care, South Denver Heart Center receives many career inquiries. Your resume will be reviewed and qualified candidates will be contacted in the event there is a potential match. Please note, based on a new Centura Health mandate, we will no longer be able to hire applicants who use tobacco products in any way.
Please send your resume to Human Resources and include the position you are applying for in your cover letter and on the subject line of your email.
Thank you for your interest in a career with the South Denver Heart Center and we look forward to hearing from you.
Respects patient confidentiality and privacy by maintaining the security of all patient communications, per current HIPAA regulations.
Identifies patient service requirements by establishing rapport with potential and active patients. This includes education and communication with patients on their upcoming procedures and testing.
Responsible for triaging patients by phone, remote monitor, or in person. The nurse appropriately incorporates established protocols, available information, the nursing process, critical thinking, prioritizing, and delegation to resolve patient issues.
Ensures correct prescriptions by communication with the health care provider and the pharmacies regarding new prescriptions, medication changes, or refills.
Educates patients on their medical conditions, symptoms that may indicate a worsening problem, and the possible effects or adverse reactions that may occur with medications. Gains patient cooperation by reducing anxieties, providing explanations of procedures, and answering questions.
Reviews diagnostic testing results with health care providers. Differentiates normal results from abnormal results and obtains recommendations from health care providers. Informs patients of results and recommendations.
Routinely sees patients in the clinic pre and post-procedure for education, site checks, and ongoing management.
Coordinates pre-procedure testing and the day of procedure specifics, sharing this information with vendors and all health care teams.
Operates procedural planning meetings with cardiologists, surgeons, neurologists, health care providers, nurses, schedulers, vendors, and hospital teams.
Coordinates communication between all groups mentioned above along with office personnel.
Documents patient care activities using EMR.
Participates in code blue team. Responsibilities include BLS/ACLS protocols.
Acts as a resource for the medical assistants and non-clinical staff.
Provides routine and emergent care as directed per protocol.
Complies with federal, state, local, and professional requirements and advises management of needed actions.
Maintains a safe, clean working environment.
Protects patients and employees by adhering to infectious control policies and protocols.
ACCOUNTABILITY: Reports to Structural Heart Clinic Supervisor