The University of Virginia Elson Student Health Center is seeking a Registered Nurse or Nurse Practitioner for its Medical Clinic Manager position, responsible for the day-to-day leadership and management of the nursing staff and reception staff in its General Medicine and Gynecology clinic. The Medical Clinic Manager works closely with the General Medicine and Gynecology leadership (e.g. Directors and/or Associate Directors) to assure that all clinical and administrative guidelines are maintained in order to accomplish patient care and administrative objectives. Provides leadership to ensure quality, accessible, comprehensive and cost effective health care at a University Health Center. Will have demonstrated developing and maintaining collaborative relationships during previous employment.
Participates in the maintenance and implementation of quality improvement initiatives, clinic scheduling, and assures competency of all nursing staff through Peer Review, Immunization Competency Program and by direct observation. Plans, implements, and oversees the nurse trainee program.
This individual will have demonstrated skill in human resource management, supervising staff, delegating tasks, and coaching to improve staff performance, staff education and performance management. Expectations for clinical competency include phlebotomy, gynecological and primary care, allergy and vaccine administration (routine and travel), nursing triage, administration of medication, experience with computer programs/EMR, and knowledge of the impact of communicable illness.
The ideal candidate will have graduated from an accredited school of nursing with a Bachelor's of Science in Nursing or Master's degree or graduation from an approved Nurse Practitioner Education Program with certification. Applicant should have 4-7 years of clinical nursing and supervisory experience, with expertise in outpatient, emergency department and/or college health nursing. Must have excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills with demonstrated knowledge of and experience in public health practice and principles and the ability to work independently and autonomously with minimal instruction. Demonstrated awareness of and sensitivity to the diverse student population along with an appreciation for ethnic and cultural heritages.
The search will remain open until filled.
To apply, candidates must submit a CV/resume, cover letter, and contact information for 3 references to Jobs@UVa (https://jobs.virginia.edu), posting #0621638.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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The University of Virginia is distinctive among institutions of higher education. Founded by Thomas Jefferson in 1819, the University sustains the ideal of developing, through education, leaders who are well-prepared to help shape the future of the nation. The University is public, while nourished by the strong support of its alumni. It is also selective; the students who come here have been chosen because they show the exceptional promise Jefferson envisioned.
The University of Virginia is made up of eleven schools in Charlottesville, plus the College at Wise in southwest Virginia. U.Va. offers 51 bachelor's degrees in 47 fields, 84 master's degrees in 67 fields, six educational specialist degrees, two first-professional degrees (law and medicine), and 57 doctoral degrees in 55 fields.
U.Va. remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2011 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private. More.
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