Director Ambulatory Nursing - Rex Phy Dept of Surgery-Admin
Company: UNC Health Care
Posted on: August 8, 2022
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Summary:Serves as the principal leader of nursing practice for all
UNC REX Physician Services Nurses and clinical staff within
1. Serves as the principal leader of nursing practice for all UNC
REX Physician Services clinical staff (MA's, CMA's, NA's, RN's,
LPN's) within department with a direct reporting relationship to
the AVP, Physician Practices and an indirect reporting relationship
to the UNC REX Chief Nursing officer.
2. Plans, organizes and directs nursing and clinical services for
UNC REX Physician Services locations within department and serves
as the liaison for the provision of those same services in the
Inpatient setting. Ensures the highest standards of nursing care
through the selection and development of RN Team Leads, Charge
Nurses, Nurse Preceptors and the UNC REX Physician Services Nursing
Clinical Educator for department. Collaborates with physicians,
Advanced Practice Providers, clinical educators, RN team leads,
practice managers and Physician Services leadership on clinical
workflows and identified clinical issues.
3. Provides direction to ensure the uniform and consistent delivery
of highest standards for quality patient care based on established
regulatory, professional and organizational standards. Maintains
proficiency about current practice standards in ambulatory nursing.
Utilizes this knowledge to lead performance improvement activities
and create excellent patient experiences.
4. Schedules and performs patient rounds at all sites to monitor
and evaluate the quality and appropriateness of nursing care.
Collaborates with UNC REX Physician Services Directors and Managers
in the completion of annual evaluations of nursing competence.
5. Manages the administration of the Professional Development and
Advancement Program for Nurses for the Physician Services
department including receipt and review of advancement portfolios,
communication and support with Physician Services nurses on the
requirements of the Program, coaching and direction as appropriate,
and other related functions.
6. Directs the activities of the department Clinical Educator, RN
team leads, and in conjunction with Physician Services
administrative leadership, leads the development, implementation
and expansion of learning opportunities and skills development for
all Physician Services clinical staff in department. This includes
the development and maintenance of effective and efficient nursing
care delivery models that reflect patient and family centered care
across the continuum.
7. Collaborate with RN team leads, practice managers and Physician
Services leadership in determining the clinical budgetary
recommendations including the nursing personnel and patient care
materials necessary for provision of care.
8. Ensure UNC REX Physician Services nurses and clinical staff in
department attain and maintain required certifications and abide by
the standards for care established by our organization, state and
federal laws, and accreditation and certification bodies.
9. In coordination with the UNC REX Physician Services Clinical
Educator for department, develop programs for the effective
recruitment, orientation, training and retention of nurses and
clinical staff to meet the staffing needs of the department.
10. Recommend, develop and implement clinical policies for the
delivery of safe care and treatment to Physician Services
11. Collaborates with similar departments within UNCHS to ensure
EHR clinical workflows/screens are congruent across sites.
12.Ensures Joint Commission preparedness.
Other information:Education Requirements:--- BSN and Master's
degree required.Licensure/Certification Requirements:--- RN NC
License and related specialty certification required.Professional
Experience Requirements:--- Four years related experience and/or
training.Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities Requirements:--- Language
Skills: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific
and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents.
Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from
customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business
community. Ability to write speeches and articles for publication
that conforms to prescribed style and format. Ability to
effectively present information to top management, public groups,
and/or boards of directors. Mathematical Skills: Ability to work
with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical
inference, and fundamentals of plane. Ability to apply concepts
such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to
practical situations. Reasoning Ability: Ability to define
problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid
conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical
instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several
abstract and concrete variables.
Legal Employer: NCHEALTH
Entity: UNC REX Healthcare
Organization Unit: Rex Phy Dept of Surgery-Admin
Work Type: Full Time
Standard Hours Per Week: 40.00
Work Schedule: Day Job
Location of Job: US:NC:Raleigh
Exempt From Overtime: Exempt: Yes
Keywords: UNC Health Care, Raleigh , Director Ambulatory Nursing - Rex Phy Dept of Surgery-Admin, Administration, Clerical , Raleigh, North Carolina
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