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Chest Pain Clinical Coordinator (RN), Cardiac Cath Lab, FT Days

Adventist HealthCare
Silver Spring, MD
Closing date
Jan 14, 2023

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Nurse, Program Manager
Full Time
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)

Job Details

Adventist Healthcare is seeking to hire an experienced Chest Pain Clinical Coordinator RN for our Chest Pain program who will embrace our mission to extend God's care through the ministry of physical, mental and spiritual healing.

As a Chest Pain Clinical Coordinator RN this role will include:
•Nursing Role with market-wide multidisciplinary team collaboration and coordination which promotes the Chest Pain program as it pertains to the care of identified patient populations.
•Collaborates with the health care team, and provides leadership in achieving standards of care, including on-going quality and evidence-based practice to ensure process efficiencies.
•Role also provides formal and informal program education within facilities as is relevant, and collaborates with facility administration, medical directors and nursing staff in order to assure process improvement for the care of the Chest Pain patient.
•Responsible for the development, implementation, coordination and maintenance of the Chest Pain program that complies with national standards for quality of care for Chest Pain patients as determined by the American Heart Association, American College of Cardiology, Society of Chest Pain Centers and governmental regulation for CMS compliance.
•Provides guidance for care to interdisciplinary team as it relates to the standards. Works closely with Emergency Medical Services to assure optimal continuity of care from pre-hospital to hospital.
•Ongoing assessment of knowledge and evaluation of performance in accordance with the Chest Pain Program Accreditation standards and guidelines
•Plans and implements educational programs within specialty areas for patients, families, community groups, and other designated healthcare facilities.
•Facilitates a continuous process for lifelong learning, role transition, skill acquisition and mastery (supports the chest pain team from novice to expert transitions)
•Develops and recommends protocol and guidelines for best practice treatment of cardiac patients across the continuum of care.
•Partners with physician, transferring facilities, MIEMSS and community group
•Contributes to organizational committees, meetings and education programs
Promotes staff participation in continuous improvement efforts and shared governance initiatives. Facilitates participation and contribution
•Responds to Code Heart alerts when in the building and provides individual and group feedback regarding performance
•Oversees, analyzes, and trends data related to throughput of cardiac patients and provides data to applicable hospital leadership to initiate changes as appropriate and improve processes and outcomes.

Qualifications include:
•Graduate of accredited school of nursing; B.S.N. required
•Master's Degree / Nurse Practitioner preferred.
•5 years experience in chest pain accreditation, critical Care experience, Emergency nursing, or Emergency Medical Services
•Three (3) years relevant Stemi or Cardiovascular coordinator experience serving the needs of consumers with cardiovascular disease across the care continuum.
•Applicable direct clinical patient care experience in caring for consumers with cardiovascular disease within the past 5 years.

Work Schedule:

Full-Time, Day Shift, Monday - Friday

At Adventist HealthCare our job is to care for you.

We do this by offering:
  • Work life balance through nonrotating shifts
  • Recognition and rewards for professional expertise
  • 403(b) retirement plan
  • Free Employee parking
  • Benefits Eligible Positions:
    • Competitive, comprehensive benefit plans [including health, employer-paid disability and life insurance, PTO]
    • Employer retirement contribution and match after 1-year of eligible employment with 3 year vesting
    • Ancillary benefits such as flexible spending, legal and pet insurance to meet the needs of employees and their eligible family members
    • Subsidized childcare at participating childcare centers

As a faith-based organization, with over a century of caring for the communities in the Maryland area, Adventist HealthCare has earned a reputation for high-quality, compassionate care. Adventist HealthCare was the first and is the largest healthcare provider in Montgomery County.

If you want to make a difference in someone's life every day, consider a position with a team of professionals who are doing just that, making a difference.

Join the Adventist HealthCare team today, apply now to be considered!

COVID-19 Vaccination

Adventist HealthCare requires all applicants to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 before commencing employment. Applicants may be required to furnish proof of vaccination and , if offered, may elect to be vaccinated at a n designated Adventist HealthCare location.

Tobacco and Drug Statement

Tobacco use is a well-recognized preventable cause of death in the United States and an important public health issue. In order to promote and maintain a healthy work environment, Adventist HealthCare will not hire applicants for employment who either state that they are nicotine users or who test positive for nicotine and drug use.

While some jurisdictions, including Maryland, permit the use of marijuana for medical purposes, marijuana continues to be classified as an illegal drug under the federal Controlled Substances Act. As a result, medical marijuana use will not be accepted as a valid explanation for a positive drug test result.

Adventist HealthCare will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine) and marijuana. Those testing positive are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90 days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully pass follow-up testing.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Adventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to attracting, engaging, and developing the best people to cultivate our mission-centric culture. Our goal is to have a welcoming, equitable, and safe place to work and grow for all employees, no matter their background. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Adventist HealthCare will make reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities, in accordance with applicable law. Adventist HealthCare is a religious organization as defined under applicable law; however, it will endeavor to provide reasonable accommodations for applicants' religious beliefs.

Applicants who wish to request accommodations for disabilities or religious belief should contact the Support Center HR Office.


We are a faith-based healthcare organization, based in Montgomery County, Maryland. We are the largest employer in Montgomery County with over 6,000 employees! Our comprehensive approach to caring for our community includes three acute-care hospitals – Shady Grove Medical Center, White Oak Medical Center and Fort Washington Medical Center – as well as two Physical Rehabilitation hospitals, Outpatient centers, Imaging Centers, Urgent Cares, Home Care Services, Employer Health Programs and Physician Networks. We are nationally recognized and honored especially for our Cardiac, OB, Cancer, Stroke, Orthopedic, Rehabilitation and Mental Health services. Our mission is to extend God's care through the ministry of physical, mental and spiritual healing. At its core, our mission expresses who we are, why we exist and the purpose behind what we do. These words are reflective of God’s character as outlined in the Bible and honor the Seventh-day Adventist Church’s long-standing commitment to healing. You will also find that many of the beliefs and standards of conduct at AHC are universal beliefs that are recognized across many faith traditions.

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820 West Diamond Avenue
Suite 600

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