The Pediatric and Adult Congenital Cardiac Catheterization Lab at OHSU is looking for an industrious and dedicated mid-level provider to become an integral part of our team.
The duties of this position include:
Optimization the flow of patients through the catheterization lab by providing comprehensive and timely pre and post procedural care for children and young adults with congenital heart disease.
Maintaining communication with, and providing procedural information to the patient and their family, the referring cardiologist and primary care physician during and after procedures including post-discharge communication.
Coordination of follow up care.
Assisting in the presentation of data as surgical and clinical care conferences.
Assisting or participating in clinical research studies, Quality Assurance projects, database management.
Developing an acumen within the scope of CHD to enable the development and implementation of an educational program to train nurses and radiologic technologists involved in the care of these patients during catheterizations.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm