Organization: Valley View Health Center
Category: Nurse Management
Location: Chehalis, WA
Date Job Posted: July 10, 2020
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As one of the fastest growing community health centers in the region, Valley View Health Center offers primary medical, dental, behavioral health, telehealth, and pharmacy services, with a focus on integrated health care service delivery.
Valley View Health Center can attribute continued organizational and financial growth to the leadership, and expertise of the Management Team. In 2016 our Dental Director was inducted into The International College of Dentists and our Behavioral Health Director’s work on the integration of behavioral health and primary care is held as a model for health care integration nationwide.
The mission of Valley View Health Center is to improve the health and well-being of the community by providing quality and compassionate health care services in a patient-centered atmosphere, respecting individual and cultural diversity. To this end, Valley View Health Center has continually sought to meet the health care needs of the community through increased access to care, staff development and financial accountability.
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Job Classification: Administrator of Nursing
Reports to: Designated Medical Director
Supervises: Clinic Nursing (RNs, LPNs, and MAs tasked with Nursing Department Functions)
Last reviewed: 7/10/2020
This position is responsible for leading a team of RNs and LPNs who serve in our clinics. This person will be responsible for creating and maintaining a cohesive nursing team focused on the care of the patients who present themselves to the clinic with or without appointments and providing counseling and patient teaching either in person or on the telephone. The ultimate goal is the restoration of the patient to their optimal health statue and to give them the awareness to practice safe, sound health habits. The nursing team will support the patient care efforts of Valley View Health Center’s providers.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from an accredited school of Nursing.
Licensure/Certification: Valid Washington State registration/license as a Registered Nurse.
Experience: Previous experience in leadership and nursing in the outpatient clinic setting preferred.
Equipment/Skills: Knowledgeable regarding the nursing process and its application, including the assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of nursing care. Uses own judgment in ascertaining acuity of patients’ problems and recommends immediate or later intervention. Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred.
Physical demands: Ability to physically perform the functions of the job, including sitting, standing, walking, lifting, carrying, bending, and reaching with or without reasonable accommodation. This position requires that most time is spent standing or walking over long periods.
Status Classification: Salary
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