CLINICAL MANAGER

Location
Norfolk, VA
Posted
Jan 16, 2017
Closes
May 19, 2017
Function
Management
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara's Life Care Facility in Norfolk, VA is Currently Recruiting for a Full Time Clinical Manager to Work Days. Responsible for overall clinical supervision of the facility nursing staff and resident/participant care. Assess residents/participants health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans. Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent or disabled residents/participants. Advise residents/participants on health maintenance and disease prevention. Maintains clinic or facility infection control program and ensures that practice is maintained within Center of Disease Control guidelines. Serves as a mentor by role modeling a professional practice consistent with organizational goals, customer service, clinical effectiveness, and standards of care. Interacts with patients and the family of residents/participates in a positive and professional manner. Serves as liaison between caregiver and facility in regards to management of healthcare. Clinical Manager processes paperwork such as department budgets, disciplinary actions against employees, medical records, employee performance evaluation, staff recruitment, retention and quality improvement. The Clinical Manager consults and collaborates with other health care professionals to coordinate the management of resident/participant.

Education Level
RN-Bachelor's Level Degree OR
RN-Master's Level Degree

Experience
Required: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Preferred: Long Term Care Nursing - Previous experience

License
Required: Registered Nurse

Preferred: Basic Life Support

Skills
Required:

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
PACE specific incumbents for this position require a minimum of one year of experience working with the frail or elderly population.Meets any requirements defined by specific specialty. Use of medical/nursing equipment required. BLS required within 30 days of hire.