Swedish Medical Center Stroke Clinical Coordinator in Issaquah, Washington


Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Stroke Clinical Coordinator (0.5 FTE, Days) to work in Administration at Swedish Issaquah in Issaquah, WA.

The Stroke Clinical Coordinator p rovides clinical and administrative support for stroke in collaboration with physician, advanced practice clinician and nursing Stroke Team members.

In this position you will:

  • Participate in the development and planning of a stroke program

  • Take a leadership role in clinical qualityimprovement efforts to include collaborative role in completing system analysesand PDSA/RCA cycles to assure optimal stroke patient experience across thesystem

  • Work with the Medical Director and StrokeProgram Director to educate staff (physicians, nursing and ancillary) about theprogram

  • Assure ongoingregulatory requirements are met for Joint Commission Stroke certification, DOHand DNV stroke regulatory requirements

  • Work with Stroke Team to operationalize bundlecareconcepts

  • Function as a resource nurse to Stroke Team, staff and patients


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Nursing Baccalaureate degree (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing

  • Applicants without a BSN degree must actively pursue and attain a BSN within five years of hire

  • Continued employment by Swedish beyond five years is contingent upon attaining the BSN degree

  • Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Washington

  • BLS and NIHSS required

  • Travel between campuses is required

  • Eight hours of stroke education annually

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Current stroke experience in the inpatient setting, as well as experience regarding regulatory and systems issues

  • Project management experience is preferred

About the Issaquah Campus:

With advances in technology, an environmentally friendly design and new hospital infrastructure, the campus is designed to be different. The new campus provides a broad range of inpatient and outpatient medical services including oncology, cardiac care, obstetrics, pediatric specialty care, emergency services, primary care and a host of other medical and surgical services and specialists.

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We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details


Our Mission

Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

About Us

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the Greater Seattle Area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 183 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Great Puget Sound area. Swedish employs more than 13,000 employees and 4,200 physicians. Whether through physician clinics, health education, research and innovation or other means of outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Administrative Support (Clinical)

Location: Washington-Issaquah

Req ID: 180818