Contact: Vanesa Vanderhye

Job Title: Stroke Program Coordinator

Responsible for the organization, development, planning, management, and evaluation of the Stroke Center. Maintain and enhance the quality of care delivered to stroke patients by facilitating communication between Administration, Staff, and members of the interdisciplinary health care team in order to enhance collaboration and problem solving. Assists in developing stroke standards of care, policies, and procedures that promote an organized and efficient Stroke Program. Monitors Stroke Center compliance with State and National stroke regulations and guidelines. Analyzes stroke data, prepares periodic reports, and presents data/metrics to the appropriate committees. Responsible for communicating deficiencies in stroke care and coordinating performance improvement through chart reviews and case reviews which occurs at the monthly Stroke Steering Committee. Functions in the role of a resource person for stroke care by participating in stroke alerts and or providing just in time education to nursing staff. Serves as a liaison between other centers and agencies to plan and maintain a regional/statewide stroke system by actively participating in development of Stroke Care policies at both the State and Regional level.

5777 E Mayo Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85054
Phone: 480-342-4113