The Director of Nursing/Clinic manager is responsible for planning, coordinating and evaluating high quality healthcare services in accordance with the NNHSC healthcare plan and participates in formulating that plan.
Facilitates and ensures the implementation of quality and uniform patient care in clinical support areas; and evaluates clinical support procedures to make necessary recommendations for change
Manages clinical services to optimize patient convenience, confidentiality, dignity and the patient care experience
Participates in the determination of functions and processes to achieve Clinical and Administrative goals ensuring continuous and culturally competent primary health care to clients that span the heath continuum
Participates in Nursing and Medical strategic and long-range planning for NNHSC
Assumes responsibility for recruitment, retention, orientation, evaluation and discipline for nursing staff
Direct and coordinate educational in-services and opportunities for professional growth for clinical support staff
Assures OSHA standards and Infection Control compliance. Plans, develops, directs, implements and evaluates infection prevention within the health centers. Helps to prevent healthcare-acquired infections (HAIs)
Ensures compliance with Joint Commission standards
Assures through processes and system management compliance with regulatory standards and benchmarks for specific grant programs. Participates in the development of grants and public policy initiatives
Establishes processes to ensure proper maintenance and upkeep of all equipment and supplies needed to render quality and patient services
Facilitates and establishes quality improvement processes. Identifies risk management issues
RN with current Illinois license. BSN - Master's preferred. Supervisory experience and understanding of EMR and PCMH.
Submit resume and cover letter and include salary expectation. Resumes received without salary information will not be considered.
About NEAR NORTH HEALTH SERVICE CORPORATION
Near North Health Service Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Mission of Near North Health Service Corporation (NNHSC) is to provide access to high quality health care and to improve the health and well-being of the diverse populations and communities we serve. We are a culturally sensitive, patient centered community health center that empowers individuals through education and health prevention, regardless of one’s ability to pay.