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Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 172749-1A
Date Posted: Feb 4, 2022
Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.
About the Job
Ambulatory RN: Neurology Multiple Sclerosis Nursing
About the Job
You can make a difference in patient’s lives every day when you join Neurology Division at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center! You will be a valued member of our care delivery team that is responsible for providing high-quality, safe clinical care. Our outpatient department serves a diverse Neurology population and is comprised of many specialty services and clinics (Neuromuscular disorders, Sleep, Cognitive, Multiple Sclerosis, Brain tumor, Stroke, and more). Our collaborative team is comprised of nurses, doctors, advanced practitioners, medical assistants and secretaries which provides a unique team-based learning environment.
For this position, we are looking for a nurse who will specialize in providing care within our Multiple Sclerosis Center. There are opportunities to be involved throughout the spectrum of care for MS patients. The MS Nurse would assist in appropriate triage of patients referred to the MS center. There are opportunities for patient education regarding the disease and treatment, facilitating an MS support group, and other patient outreach opportunities. For established patients there will be assistance and initial triage of patient calls. Population monitoring and interventions for treated patients will be another key role the MS Nurse. The MS Nurse will have numerous opportunities to impact patient care and outcomes to prevent disability. MS certified specialist (MSCS) is preferred but not required to start. If not already certified the MS Center will support the applicant in pursuing this and other opportunities for professional development.
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40 Hours Days
Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve. Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health. Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.