Compass Medical is a physician owned & directed healthcare company and is affiliated with Steward Healthcare Systems. Compass Medical is a fully integrated healthcare provider that offers high quality healthcare solutions from several locations south of Boston, Massachusetts. We offer Primary Care, Walk-In Urgent Care, some Specialty Care - including Cardiovascular, Radiology & Imaging, Medical Laboratory, and more.
General Summary / Overview Statement:
Assist in scheduling the various stress tests, setting up the patients for the stress tests, educating the patients regarding the various tests, performing the stress tests, and completing the necessary documentation according to departmental policies and procedures. In addition, assist with obtaining records for patients discharged from the hospital, medication reconciliations, scheduling hospital follow up appointments as needed
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Schedule patients as necessary
Obtain patient history, problems, risk factors, medications
Obtain and document vital signs in the EMR
Monitor patient's progress and document appropriately in the EMR
Make confirmation calls for specific stress tests that include preparations
Call test results to patients
Prepare patients for stress tests
Perform stress tests utilizing computerized equipment under direct provider supervision
Monitor patients EKGs during stress testing
Monitor patients during pharmacological testing
Other duties as assigned.
Knowledge of HIPAA.
Current Mass. RN license
2-5 years of RN experience
1 year of current stress testing experience necessary
Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of various stress testing protocols
Ability to interpret arrhythmias on EKGs
Ability to assess patient's ability to safely ambulate on a treadmill
Ability to monitor patient safely during pharmacological testing
Excellent communication skills
Excellent telephone communication skills
Ability to exercise patience and listening skills in stressful situations
Skill in using electronic medical records to check patient history
Skill in using computerized medical information database
Skill in making decisions and responding quickly and calmly
Location: East Bridgewater
Schedule: FT - 32 hrs
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 9am-5:30pm
Please apply on-line.
Please no telephone calls.
Please no faxing, mailing or hand-delivering resumes.
ALL RECRUITMENT IS PERFORMED THROUGH THE BUSINESS OFFICE IN EAST BRIDGEWATER. PLEASE DO NOT CONTACT OUR CLINICAL SITE FOR INFORMATION.
362 North Bedford Street
East Bridgewater, MA 02333
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