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Bariatric Program Coordinator (RN), Somerset Campus, FT, Days
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, Somerville, New Jersey, United States, 08876
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital has an excellent opportunity for a Bariatric Program Coordianator to join our team at our Somerset Campus.
- Registered nurse in the state of New Jersey.
- BSN required.
- Current BCLS required.
- Bariatric Nurse Certification (CBN) current or in process.
- Minimum of three to five years’ experience in leadership.
- Approximately three to five years of clinical nursing experience, nursing experience of quality management, case management experience or discharge planning experience.
About Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital is a 965-bed hospital with campuses in New Brunswick and Somerville, offering Central New Jersey residents expanded access to the highest quality of medical services and a wider array of innovative therapies available at only a small number of elite academic medical centers nationwide.
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital is part of the RWJBarnabas Health System. RWJBarnabas Health is the most comprehensive healthcare delivery system in New Jersey, treating over 3 million patients a year. The system includes eleven acute care hospitals: Clara Maass Medical Center in Belleville, Community Medical Center in Toms River, Jersey City Medical Center in Jersey City, Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus in Lakewood, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark, RWJUH in New Brunswick and Somerville, RWJUH – Hamilton, RWJUH – Rahway and Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston; three acute care children’s hospitals and a leading pediatric rehabilitation hospital (Children’s Specialized Hospital); a freestanding 100-bed behavioral health center; ambulatory care centers; geriatric centers; the state’s largest behavioral health network; comprehensive home care and hospice programs; fitness and wellness centers; retail pharmacy services; a medical group; multi-site imaging centers; and four accountable care organizations.
RWJBarnabas Health is New Jersey’s second-largest private employer with more than 32,000 employees, 9,000 physicians and 1,000 residents and interns and routinely captures national awards for its outstanding quality and safety.
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WVU Medicine, Morgantown, WV
Clinical Dietitian – Surgery/Bariatrics
Exempt (13013), Non-Exempt (60286)
Nutrition Services and Surgery Department
Clinical Nutrition Manager and Bariatric Surgeon
Date: November 2016
Experience: 1 year of clinical experience preferred.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: Registration with the American Dietetic Association required; Obtains licensure through the West Virginia Board of Licensed Dietitians prior to starting position.
Summary: The Surgery/Bariatrics Clinical Dietitian works with the medical team to provide optimal medical nutrition therapy to patients in the Bariatric clinic and upon post-surgery follow-up in the hospital. Works with members of the department to improve quality care to patients. Coordinates care with inpatient dietitians.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
- Provide comprehensive high quality medical nutrition therapy to patients.
1.1 Complete physician ordered assessments and instructions according to standards of care and document in medical record. Contact the physician regarding any concerns, recommendations, etc.
1.2 Complete and document calorie counts accurately. Document summary of calorie counts and communicate results to medical staff and patient.
1.3 Complete and document nutrition assessments on patients according to standards of care; including but not limited to: appropriateness of diet to diagnosis, adequacy of current feeding, or parenteral nutritional orders; assessment of laboratory values, drug-nutrient interactions, medical history, current nutritional needs, nutrition education needs, care plan development and writing orders in the electronic medical record when nutrition intervention is needed for a patient.
a. The Registered and Licensed Dietitians (RD/LD) at WVUH have been granted Order Writing Privileges which have been approved and established by the WVUH Medical Executive Committee and the WVUH Board of Directors. These privileges may be utilized whenever the registered dietitian is involved in patient care and allows the RD/LD to order medical Nutrition Therapies within their scope of practice as defined by the American Dietetic association and West Virginia Board of Licensed Dietitians (WBOLD).
b. The RD is considered qualified with current registration from the Commission on Dietetic Registration, current licensure through the WVBOLD, and clinical competency as verified by the Clinical Nutrition Manager initially and through the annual performance appraisal process. (See RD order writing privileges policy for specific guidelines)
1.4 Complete and document follow-up to assessments and consults according to s
Contact: Seth Nelson (304) 598-6637 firstname.lastname@example.org
Division Chief of Bariatric Surgery
Merritt Hawkins, Syracuse, NY
Merritt Hawkins has partnered with The Department of Surgery at SUNY Upstate Medical University to conduct a national search for Division Chief of Bariatric Surgery. This position will involve expanding and further developing a well-known accredited surgical program of excellence in Upstate New York.
Successful candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD or DO degree and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted New York medical license. Candidates must be board certified in general surgery and fellowship trained in bariatric/minimally invasive surgery (or have equivalent experience). Additionally, candidates should be at the Associate Professor rank or higher and have significant clinical and leadership experience in an academic medical center. In addition, a significant record of either educational or research success is required.
The Division Chief will engage in various leadership activities, provide administrative leadership, provide financial oversight, engage in academic activities and mentoring faculty, and oversee clinical and patient care services. Opportunities exist to participate and further expand clinical and translational research.
Academic appointment and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience and are competitive both nationally and regionally.
Syracuse, New York has a metropolitan area population of approximately 750,000. Central New York is a beautiful, friendly, and very affordable place to live. Home to the Syracuse Orange and the only domed stadium in the Northeast, provides an excellent venue for NCAA Division I Football and Basketball. Summer and winter, there are ample outdoor recreational options at our numerous nearby county and state parks. Downhill and cross-country skiing, ice skating, swimming, boating, and hiking opportunities are all within a 30-minute drive of the medical center in the nearby Finger Lakes and Adirondack Mountains. Cultural attractions such as museums, theatre, symphony, jazz fests, and home for the New York State Fair.The area is consistently ranked as having one of the “Top 100” public educational systems in the United States. Located less than five hours from Boston, New York, Montreal, or Toronto, it affords quick access to large metropolitan venues.
Upstate Medical University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.
David King, Director of Academic Recruiting p: 800-876-0500 e: email@example.com Please reference BS-48044.
Associate Bariatric Psychologist
Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA
The Department of Psychiatry and the Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital is seeking a full-time cognitive-behavioral psychologist to join our faculty. We are seeking candidates with outstanding clinical, teaching, and supervision skills, a strong background in cognitive behavioral theory and treatment, and an interest in clinical research. Responsibilities will include outpatient clinical care of bariatric patients, and trainee supervision and teaching, with opportunities for collaborative research. Applicants should be licensed in Massachusetts or license- eligible with a graduate degree from an APA-accredited doctoral program in clinical psychology and primarily interested in working in a community and/or academic hospital setting. Academic rank at Harvard Medical School will be commensurate with experience, training and achievements. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Interested candidates should submit curriculum vitae and letter of interest to Kellene Isom, MS, RD, LDN, Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are an Equal Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Fellowship Trained Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgeon
William A Graber, MD, PC; Syracuse and Utica in Beautiful Central NY
Established, busy bariatric surgery practice with offices in Syracuse and Utica NY seeks a fellowship-trained, board eligible or board-certified bariatric surgeon to join our practice. Our program is a ASMBS center of excellence and consists of a team of caring, talented, and dedicated healthcare professionals.
Beautiful four-season community, located in the foothills of the adirondacks. Superb schools: access to the Arts and Recreational activities. We offer a competitive salary and benefits, including malpractice coverage, medical/dental insurance, paid vacation/CME and 401K.
Interested candidates please send your CV to email@example.com
Exceptional Bariatric Surgery Opportunity within Mayo Clinic Care Network
Pikeville Medical Center, Inc., Pikeville, KY
Pikeville Medical Center is seeking a BE/BC Bariatric Surgeon to join our team.
For physicians aspiring to practice in a progressive, growing medical community that demands quality and breeds excellence, Pikeville Medical Center is the place for you.
As a 300-bed tertiary care center, the hospital offers more than 400 services, including every major specialty and many subspecialties.
PMC is a Level II trauma center and the region’s largest referral center. As we continue to experience rapid growth, so does our need for well-trained physicians. The hospital recently completed a $150 million expansion, adding an 11-story Clinic and a 10-story parking garage. The Clinic houses new physician offices, exam rooms and state-of-the-art operating and endoscopy rooms. The enclosed parking garage accommodates 1,162 vehicles.
The combination of first-class care, state-of-the-art technology and a highly motivated support staff has enabled PMC to recruit outstanding physicians.
Compensation and Benefits:
Experienced support staff
Student Loan repayment Negotiable
Stipends offered if situation is applicable
CME’s expenses covered
Paid KY and DEA licenses, and society dues
All malpractice insurance paid by PMC
Excellent comprehensive benefits package: Health,Dental, Vision. We are self insured facility, everything you have performed at PMC is done with no co-pay. To add your family its $88 a month with no co pay on anything they have done on site. PMC is covered by Anthem, so out of the area you have a blue-cross blue-shield card. We value this insurance plan at $35,000 a year for physicians.
Long term disability
Excellent retirement plan
Annie Carter, Physician Recruiter
Bariatric Surgery Practice Manager
Tenet Physician Resources, San Antonio, TX
The Physician Practice Manager is directly responsible for managing all administrative and operational functions associated with the Bariatric clinic. This includes ensuring a smooth and efficient operation, inventory control, personnel management, patient relations, and patient flow, and may manage the facilities as well. This person must have previous Bariatric experience.
Three or more years of experience in progressive and hands-on managerial experience in a bariatric medical practice Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience Demonstrated knowledge of healthcare fiscal management and human resource management practices Understanding of electronic medical record and billing systems and related applications, with familiarity with ICD-9, ICD-10 and CPT codes Excellent organizational skills with the ability to gather, analyze and interpret information Knowledge of Meaningful Use
For full job description, please go to https://tenet.taleo.net/careersection/10000/jobdetail.ftl?job=1705012762&lang=en&sns_id=mailto
Contact: Cynthia Baldwin
Laparoscopic Bariatric/General Surgeon
New Jersey Bariatric Center, Springfield, NJ
Established and busy bariatric and general surgery practice with offices in northern and central New Jersey seeks a fellowship-trained, board-certified bariatric and general surgeon to join our practice. Our program is a ASMBS center of excellence designate, with surgeons we support them with a strong multi-disciplinary team of physician assistants, nutritionists, psychologists and insurance experts. We pride ourselves in a collaborative and team approach among the entire staff, and we’re looking for surgeon with strong surgical skills, excellent patient communication ability and willingness to work hard to build his/her practice with our support. We offer a competitive salary and benefits, including malpractice coverage, medical/dental insurance, paid vacation/CME and 401K.
Interested candidates please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Atlantic Shore Surgical Associates, Jersey Shore, NJ
We are a large, busy multi-specialty surgical group looking to add another surgeon. We practice all aspects of general surgery including Bariatric, Robotic, Colorectal , surgical oncology and acute care. No trauma. Fellowship training is a plus. We cover 3 hospitals in the Jersey Shore area. We offer a competive salary with bonus. Benefits include health insurance, malpractice, 3 weeks paid vacation, 1 week for CME.
Please send CV to email@example.com
Tampa General Hospital, Tampa, FL
Exciting Opportunity for a Bariatrician in sunny Tampa, FL!
The Tampa General Hospital/University of South Florida Bariatric Center is recruiting an additional Bariatrician/Obesity Medicine Specialist.
The 6,000 square foot Center is dedicated to the care of patients with obesity and houses an interdisciplinary team including two bariatric surgeons, one bariatrician, two surgical fellows, advanced practice providers, dietitians, psychologists, exercise physiologists and support staff.
The Bariatric Center is a dynamic, patient-centered environment with multiple opportunities for professional growth and career development. This leading Bariatric Center is accredited by the ACS-MBSAQIP as a comprehensive center with adolescent qualifications. The bariatric surgery program was established in 1998 and has a cohort of 5,000 bariatric surgery patients.
This position is focused on direct patient care in an outpatient setting including pre- and post-operative care of the bariatric surgical patient. Other duties include participating in a medical weight loss program, managing complex nutritional patients, and implementing quality improvement projects. The physician will have the opportunity to develop a scholarly concentration in clinical trials and assisting in establishing a bariatric medicine fellowship.
The candidate should be BE/BC in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine. Endocrinology, prior experience in Bariatrics and certification in Obesity Medicine are desirable.
Please send a CV, cover letter and salary requirements to: Amy M. Carrasco, HR Manager/TGMG at firstname.lastname@example.org or PO Box 1289, Tampa, FL, 33601-1289
Obesity Medicine Specialist
St. Luke’s University Health Network, Phillipsburg, NJ
St. Luke’s University Health Network (SLUHN) is seeking full-time Obesity Medicine Specialist to join a busy multidisciplinary, MBSAQIP Comprehensive Center and Non-surgical Weight Management Program. We are expanding our program to include a satellite office at our Warren Campus in Phillipsburg, NJ, for our Medical Weight Management (Non-surgical) program as well as pre and post-bariatric surgery visits. This position represents an exciting opportunity for the right physician to work with our current Medical Director/Obesity Medicine Specialist and multi-disciplinary team in the development of a satellite program, and to champion the outreach and education efforts focused on the medical prevention and treatment of obesity. The ideal candidate should be Board Certified in Obesity Medicine or should be Board Certified in IM or FP with anticipation of becoming Board Certified in Obesity Medicine.
St. Luke’s Warren Campus is a 214-bed, acute care hospital that serves Warren County and Hunterdon County in New Jersey, and Northampton County in Pennsylvania. The hospital is part of the St. Luke’s University Health Network, which is a non-profit network comprised of physicians and hospitals, providing care in eastern Pennsylvania and western NJ. The Network includes more than 150 locations and seven hospitals and employs more than 450 physicians and 200 advanced practitioners. Opportunities exist for teaching and an academic appointment with the Temple/St. Luke’s Medical School where students spend their second, third and fourth years at St. Luke’s on the Bethlehem Campus. St. Luke’s currently has more than 180 physicians enrolled in internship, residency and fellowship programs. Visit www.slhun.org.
Just 30 minutes from the Pocono Mountains, and midway between Philadelphia and New York City, Phillipsburg is an historic town with an exciting future. It’s a place where the beauty, culture, tourism and recreational activities are enhanced with a growing base of small and mid-size businesses.
Please contact our recruiter, Drea Rosko, at 484-526-4132 or at Drea.Rosko@sluhn.org
Nurse Practitioner/ Physician Assistant
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
Bariatric Surgery Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
Dartmouth-Hitchcock, located in Lebanon, New Hampshire on the Vermont/New Hampshire border is New Hampshire”s only integrated, academic, Level I trauma center. Home to Dartmouth College, the Lebanon/Hanover area is a vibrant, academic and professional community offering excellent schools, lively arts, and an unmatched quality of life in a beautiful, rural setting. Dartmouth-Hitchcock includes a modern 400-bed tertiary care hospital, research and clinical facilities for the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Norris Cotton Cancer Center and the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Clinic.
The Section of General Surgery seeks an experienced Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant who will provide care to patients within our Bariatric Surgery Program. This NP/PA will work as a member of our clinical care team providing pre and post-operative care, and educational support to bariatric surgery patients. Associate Providers with experience in primary care, health and wellness or weight loss are encouraged to apply.
Requirements: APRN/PA currently (or eligible) licensed in NH.
Interested applicants should contact Maureen Quigley, APRN at Maureen.email@example.com
Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgeron
Long Island Obesity Surgery, Huntington, NY
Expanding Laparoscopic/Bariatric practice in Huntington, NY 11743 is seeking BC/BE fellowship trained laparoscopic/bariatric surgeon to join a single bariatric surgeon. Senior surgeon fellowship trained in bariatric surgery and in practice for 10 years. 80% Bariatric Surgery, 20% Advanced Laparoscopy.
We pride ourselves in a collaborative and team approach among the entire staff, and we’re looking for surgeon with strong surgical skills, excellent patient communication ability and willingness to work hard to build his/her practice with our support.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits, including malpractice coverage, medical insurance, paid vacation and 401K.
Please contact the office manager Helene at 631-351-2024 and send a CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
RN Bariatric Program Coordinator, Central Region
MidState Medical Center, Hartford Healthcare, Meriden, CT
This RN position is responsible for planning and managing all activities and functions of the Surgical Weight Loss Program performing strategic planning, program development, budget management and marketing. Works in collaboration with the Hartford Healthcare Medical Group (HHCMG), the Metabolic and Bariatric Director and surgeons to ensure that all program goals and objectives are accomplished. Assesses the patient experience and evaluates care needs and outcomes across the entire continuum of care.
State of CT Registered Nurse, BSN strongly preferred.
MidState is the employer of choice in our area, because people know that our hospital is a great place to work.
A positive, upbeat work environment
A culture of mutual respect and teamwork
Opportunities for professional growth
Generous benefits package
Interested candidates please visit:
CentraCare Health, St. Cloud, MN
CentraCare Clinic is seeking a Bariatrician to join CentraCare Bariatric Center and its multidisciplinary provider team.
About CentraCare Bariatric Center:
- The Center provides a comprehensive approach to weight loss through a variety of medical and surgical options designed to meet a person’s specific needs and achieve the best long-term outcomes.
- Provide medical weight management of non-surgical patients, pre-operative medical screenings, post-operative follow-up care and post-operative acute visits in partnership with the bariatric surgery team.
- Collaborate with service line leaders for the oversight of quality and safety, comply with accreditation guidelines for bariatric surgery programming, participate in multidisciplinary committees and expand program initiatives.
- Assist with the development of an organization-wide weight & wellness program.
- Board certified in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine or other related specialty
- Board certified by the American Board of Obesity Medicine upon hire or eligible for board certification
- Fellowship preferred
- Ability to take a leadership role
- Clinic Employed position- over 450 physicians on Medical Staff
- “Truven Top 100” Hospital eleven times. St. Cloud Hospital is the only hospital in Minnesota that has received the Top 100 hospitals distinction 11 times.
- Magnet Hospital
- Regional referral center of 489 beds with $225 million hospital expansion-new surgical suites, new ICU/CCU & private rooms
- Competitive compensation and benefits
- Serving a 12 county area of ~700,000
- CentraCare Health has been on “Best Places to Work in Minnesota” by Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal St. Cloud, MN
- 60 minutes from Twin Cities
- Family Friendly
- Excellent School options
- Four season recreation
- River and Lakes area
- Theatre and arts
- Four colleges
Physician Recruitment & Relations
St. Cloud, MN
Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
The Nurse Practitioner, in the Lewis Katz School of Medicine’s Bariatric Surgery Department, will assist physicians and other clinical staff in coordinating preoperative and postoperative care in inpatient and outpatient settings. The incumbent, under appropriate direction and supervision by the licensed physician on duty, will assist in reaching decisions and instituting care plans for Bariatric Surgery patients. Provides routine diagnostic, preventive, and treatment services. Performs patient interviews to ascertain medical history while performing routine physical examinations. Provides educational support to patients and advocates, screens patients to determine the need for medical attention, and records patient history and pertinent data. Performs blood draws, collects specimens for commonly performed analyses and cultures, and initiates requests for commonly performed laboratory studies. Identifies and reviews abnormal findings on patient history, physical examination and laboratory studies with the physician. Administers specified medication per physician instructions. Assists the physician with patient admission and discharge processes. The Nurse Practitioner will be a critical member of the Bariatric Surgery team, and will provide services to a high volume of patients. The individual will also participate in educational programs, assist in the development of quality improvement initiatives, and participate in the implementation of clinical assessment tools and measurement. Performs other duties as assigned.
Required Education and Experience:
- Certified Nurse Practitioner by the Pennsylvania Board of Medical Education and Licensure.
Required Skills and Abilities:
- Demonstrated ability to solve complex problems within established policies, and use independent judgment.
- Must maintain continuing education requirements for licensure, and remain up-to-date in area of practice.
- Ability to operate all standard office equipment and software including MS Office.
- Strong written and verbal communication skills.
- Strong interpersonal skills, along with the ability to interact with a diverse population of students, faculty, staff, and patients.
- Experience in a surgical clinical practice.
Interested candidates contact:
Patricia Bernard – 215-707-4174 or e-mail at Patricia.Bernard@tuhs.temple.edu
Full-Time Bariatric Nurse Practitioner/APRN/Program Coordinator Opportunity
Eastern Connecticut Health Network, South Windsor, CT
POSITION SUMMARY: Eastern Connecticut Health Network, a health system based in Manchester, Conn., is seeking a full-time bariatric APRN/program coordinator to join its Center for Weight Loss facility in South Windsor, Conn.
The APRN/coordinator assists in center development, managing the accreditation process and ensuring continuous compliance with MBSAQIP requirements, maintaining relevant policies and procedures, patient education, outcomes data collection, quality improvement efforts and education of relevant staff in the various aspects of the metabolic and bariatric surgery patient with a focus on patient safety. Responsibilities include but not limited to:
- Provide direct patient care in hospital and in office consultations
- Collaborate with physicians to provide appropriate direct care interventions
- Provide on-call coverage support
- Prescribe pharmaceuticals according patients’ needs
- Consult with internal and external staff to make appropriate referrals
- Counsel patients and their families with concern and empathy
- Conduct patient follow-up and outreach
- Complete daily rounds on inpatient units and obtain patient feedback
- Develop and manage projects designed to increase efficiency and improve patient care results
- Facilitate and improve the new-patient orientation session and support group
- Assist practice manager in the development of internal systems and materials delivery
- Master’s degree in nursing and current CPR certification
- Current Connecticut APRN license with prescriptive authority and current DEA number
- Two years’ experience in general/colorectal surgery, ambulatory surgery or acute care setting for surgical care
- Proven ability to work in a team environment and take lead when appropriate
- Ability to communicate technical information to patients of all ages
- Excellent clinical management skills
ECHN is a community-based healthcare system consisting of two hospitals, a long-term care facility, wellness centers and other healthcare partners. ECHN provides comprehensive medical services to the residents of 19 towns in north central Connecticut.
For more information, please contact Michelina Rinaldi, Director of Physician Recruitment, at 860-647-6430 (work), 860-729-4319 (cell) or via email at email@example.com
Minimally Invasive General and Bariatric Surgeon
St. Anthony’s Medical Center, St. Louis, MO
We are looking for an independent, self-starter who is an enthusiastic and caring individual to provide comprehensive healthcare and encourage patients to maintain a full and active lifestyle.
Candidates must be board certified in general surgery, be accomplished in minimally invasive and bariatric surgery, and eligible for licensure in Missouri.
Full time position
Competitive salary and benefits
Interested in practice and program building
Interested candidates please contact:
Nicole L’Hote, MHA
12700 Southfork Rd, Suite 275
St. Louis, Mo 63128