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Orthopedic Patient Educator-Coordinator - Days

Job ID 00781980 Location Brooklyn Methodist Hospital
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Brooklyn, New York


Day (United States of America)


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Step into NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital, where orthopedic surgeons combine surgical expertise with pioneering research to redefine the limits of science and medicine. Through our work, we guide the effective diagnosis and treatment of the many patients we serve. Now, you can help Make It Possible.  

Bring your talents to our tight-knit team, and provide the support our Orthopedics Department. 

Orthopedic Patient Educator/Coordinator - Days

As the Orthopedic Patient Educator/Coordinator, you will be responsible for the management and coordination of the patient education program for Orthopedics patients. Educate and provide counseling sessions for patients with total hip replacement, unicondylar knee arthroplasty, hip resurfacing, total join revision, total shoulder replacement, spinal decompression, hemiarthroplast, etc. You will have the opportunity to round, advocate, and follow up with pre, during, and post hospitalizations while updating existing materials to provide effective education and care to patients and their families. Participate in monthly meetings and collaborate with counterparts across the enterprise to report out progress and standardize processes of the program.

This is a full time position predominately working Monday – Friday during the days at the NewYork-Presbyterian/Brooklyn Methodist Hospital location.

Preferred Criteria:

  • Previous experience as an educator

Required Criteria:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Registered Nurse, Physical Therapy, or Occupational Therapy license required

  • 7+ years of experience in Orthopedics

Join a healthcare system where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Here we foster a culture of respect, diversity, and inclusion. Enjoy comprehensive and competitive benefits that support you and your family in every aspect of life. Start your life-changing journey today.

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