Lancaster General Health Manager, Cardiac Cath Lab in Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Lancaster General Hospital
6040 CARD-Invasive Laboratory
HOURS : Full-Time; Day Shift. Monday - Friday 8:00AM - 5:00PM.
Manages and is accountable for the care delivered in the Cardiac Catheterization Lab consistent with the mission and vision of the organization. Accepts organizational accountability for all the services provided to patients (both IP and OP) in this area. Patient care includes care to patients in the following age groups: adolescent (13 years to 17 years), adult (18 years to 64 years and older adults (65 years and older).
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Qualified individuals must have the ability (with or without reasonable accommodation) to perform the following duties:
In conjunction with senior Cardiology management, develops and implements departmental objectives based on organizational and Heart & Vascular Institute (HVI) goals. Assumes responsibility for the growth and development of the Structural Heart program.
Develops and implements appropriate staffing and scheduling assignments to maintain clinical services as needed to patients for patients in Cath Lab. In order to drive departmental performance, assignments will reflect appropriate utilization of personnel, competencies, patient needs, and complexity of care.
Assumes clinical accountability for new and current departmental practices, programs, and systems necessary to support changing patient care needs.
Assists in the development, implementation and be accountable for the budget for the Cardiac Cath lab.
Works closely, in a dyad role, with the physician Section Chief of the Cardiac Cath Lab (and other physician leaders) to develop and grow all Cath Lab services to remain competitive in the modern and complex health care arena.
Evaluates job performance personnel by completing staff performance appraisals and competency assessments and by monitoring performance on an ongoing basis.
Coordinates Cath lab patient care with other healthcare disciplines to maximize patient care outcomes and resource allocation.
Evaluates patient, family, physician and staff satisfaction. Implement actions to establish improvements.
Ensures appropriate orientation, education, credentialing, and continuing professional development for assigned personnel.
Using input from staff, oversees recruitment, selection, and retention of personnel that are representative of the population diversity. Utilizes various motivational strategies to increase staff morale and also provide counseling for employees as appropriate.
Monitors the quality of patient care and safety, maintaining designated standards according to organization’s process improvement plan.
Ensures shared accountability for professional practice by fostering and developing a shared governance model in the department.
Serves as a clinical resource person by providing clinical guidance in assessing patient/family status.
Accepts responsibility for financial performance and resource allocation for the department in a fiscally prudent manner consistent with the Value Management initiative.
MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience is required. Master's degree preferred.
Registered Cardiovascular Technologist (issued by ASCT) or Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS) is required.
3 years of Cardiac Cath Lab experience is required.
2-3 years of previous management experience is preferred.
This position requires a Professional License/Certification.
This position is located in Lancaster, PA.
Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health, at http://lancastergeneralhealth.org/LGH/ a member of the University of Pennsylvania Health System (Penn Medicine), at https://www.pennmedicine.org/ is a 631-licensed bed not-for-profit health system with a comprehensive network of care encompassing Lancaster General Hospital (LGH), Women & Babies Hospital and the Lancaster Rehabilitation Hospital (in partnership with Kindred Healthcare) . Our membership in Penn Medicine brings together the strengths of a world-renowned, not-for-profit academic medical center and a nationally recognized, not-for-profit community healthcare system.
Outpatient services are provided at the Downtown Outpatient and Suburban Outpatient Pavilions, along with additional outpatient centers and Express and Urgent Care locations throughout the region. Lancaster General Health Physicians is a network of more than 300 primary-care and specialty physicians, at more than 40 offices throughout the region . Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences is a private, co-educational, Middle States-accredited four-year college offering a variety of associate and baccalaureate degree and certification programs in healthcare.
A four time designated Magnet hospital for nursing excellence, Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health has been recognized regionally and nationally for clinical excellence and patient safety; and ranked nationally by U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation’s best hospitals in 2015-16 in three specialties. It is also one of only seven hospitals in the country with all of the following distinctions:
5 Star Rating on Medicare.gov Hospital Compare
Healthgrades America’s 50 Best Hospitals 2017 at https://www.healthgrades.com/hospital-directory/pennsylvania-pa/lancaster-general-hospital-hgst7169e6a6390100
Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A
US News List of High Performing Hospitals at https://health.usnews.com/best-hospitals/area/pa/lancaster-general-hospital-6231120
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