Sutter Health Stroke Center Coordinator - Neuroscience Service Line (Full Time, Day) in Oakland, California


This position provides clinical oversight of the StrokeCenter, is responsible for program development, provides some direct patient care including neurological assessment, and facilitates patient movement through the stroke continuum. This position will train and educate nursing staff, develop provider education, facilitate programs to teach patients/ families, and assist with community education regarding early identification of symptoms and promotion of primary and secondary prevention.Additional responsibilities include coordinating the collection of data for performance improvement and research projects.



Bachelor's in Nursing, Business Administration, Healthcare Administration or a health care related field required.

Licensures and Certifications

Registered nurse - State Licensure - RN required

Clinical Nurse Specialist - CNS preferred

Nurse Practitioner - NP preferred


Minimum of five years nursing practice with 2 years preferred in area of specialty

Experience in healthcare project planning as typically obtained by 3 to 5 years in field

Independent clinical decision making capacity

Program development and implementation skills preferred

Care of patient with neurological disorders

Experience in data collection


Adult learning theory

Change theory

Physical assessment with focus on neurological

Nursing process

Special Skills/Equipment:

Ability to perform clinical assessments and make decisions in a fast paced emergency department setting

Demonstrated leadership, communication and teaching skills

Strong Interpersonal Skills

Excellent writing, planning and organization skills

Computer literate (Microsoft Office suite)

Customer service

Primary Location: California, East Bay, Oakland

Organization: Alta Bates Summit Medical Center

Employee Status: Regular

Benefits: Yes

Position Status: Exempt

Union: No

Job Shift: Day

Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift

Days of the Week Scheduled: Monday-Friday

Weekend Requirements: None

Schedule: Full Time

Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 80

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.