Schwartz Rounds Facilitator

Location: Winchester, MA
Job ID: 156007-1A
Date Posted: Jan 10, 2020
Category: Professional

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Job Description

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Winchester Hospital is a leading community hospital north of Boston. The hospital offers a full range of medical services including maternity care and a Level IIB Special Care Nursery.  Since 1912, Winchester Hospital has been a trusted pillar of the community and is recognized for outstanding quality and high satisfaction scores. In 2003, we became the first community hospital in Massachusetts to achieve Magnet status -  the industry’s gold standard for nursing excellence.  We were re-accredited for the 4th time in 2018. Our mission To Care. To Heal. To Excel. In Service to Our Community is achieved through streamlined, coordinated and comprehensive high-quality, compassionate care close to home.


About the Job



            Required:         Bachelor’s degree, Master’s preferred.

Degree in a program such to create the skill set required to facilitate difficult large group discussions. 

An additional 8 years of experience facilitating such groups may be considered in lieu of a relevant degree.



Required:         At least 2 years facilitating large groups and/or training

  Preferred:       Experience facilitating health care related discussions.


Other Skills/Knowledge:


  • Must maintain excellent teaching skills
  • For safety and quality reasons, must be able to read, write and communicate effectively in English with patients, visitors and fellow members of the hospital team
  • Facilitates the Schwartz Round sessions:
    • Participates in Schwartz committee meetings to provide insight in the planning of future events and to thoroughly comprehend the committee's priorities and desired outcome of the events.
    • Coordinates and collaborates with selected speakers to create program consistent with desired topics/agendas.  Coaches renowned speakers on targeting their audience and staying on the intended topic and theme.
    • Introduces speakers
    • Facilitates discussions, keeping attendees on point and sharing the floor.
    • Acts as liaison for outside organizations that wish to observe Winchester Hospital's Schwartz' Rounds program.
    • Provides insight into the discussions that occur.
    • Provide timely responses to emails and phone calls
    • Participates in determining annual compassionate caregiver award.


Per diem as needed by department

About Us

The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.

Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.