Organization: Yakima Neighborhood Health Services
Location: Yakima, WA
Date Job Posted: December 2, 2021
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This position offers a $5,000 hiring bonus. See hiring manager for additional details.
Yakima Neighborhood Health Services (YNHS) a Community Health Center with ten sites in the Yakima Valley, is looking for a GREAT, energetic, and creative Nursing Director to join our organization. YNHS is rich in culture and, for a health professional, rich in opportunities to make a difference in people's lives. YNHS serves many low income and disadvantaged individuals and families, (including agricultural workers and people experiencing homelessness), though everyone in our community is welcome. Because of our commitment and service to reducing barriers to health, YNHS is an eligible site for federal and state health professional loan repayment programs.
Our Nursing Director reports to our Chief Medical Officer, and works closely with all departments in our Integrated Whole Person Team. Examples of responsibilities include:
YNHS has a commitment to quality, and team-centered care. We are Joint Commission accredited and recognized by NCQA as a Patient Centered Medical Home ;the Nursing Director must be mission-oriented, able to work with multi-disciplined health team to get patients the care they need.
Minimum Qualifications include a valid WA St RN license, experience in primary care, infection control practices, and work with vulnerable populations. Knowledge of Joint Commission standards helpful.