Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 153963-1A
Date Posted: Mar 25, 2019
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is part of a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.
We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.
About the Job
Respond to trauma stat, alert, and transfer pages in ED with team (stat/alert) or independently (alert/transfer) depending on the day and staff availability
Rounding with team in morning and attending on Wednesday morning
Respond to floor calls (if covering pager)
Rotate with other APs to cover outpatient clinic to see patients in follow-up to hospital or ED discharge.
Communicate relevant patient data via dictation and/or provide complete written documentation in the medical record including summaries of examinations, progress notes, telephone conversations, procedures and tests. Maintains patient confidentiality.
Adhere to patient care standards as defined by collaborating physician and Medical Director.
Attend regularly scheduled provider meetings (Bi-monthly Provider Division Meeting, Bi-monthly AP Division Meeting, Monthly General Surgery Research Meeting) and serve on committees in order to develop and assist with planning, developing, implementing and monitoring new or revised clinical programs within the group practice.
Participate in ongoing educational programs for Advanced Practitioners; maintain professional development through organizational and community resources, conferences, workshops, etc.; maintain BCLS certification.
Maintain collaborative working relationships with all levels of staff.