DaVita Director, Clinical Services (VillageHealth) in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

GENERAL PURPOSE OF THE JOB:

The Director, Clinical Services functions as the division’s clinical lead responsible for quality, education and nursing services. Responsible for the implementation of programs to improve patient quality outcomes by providing training, education, project management and support for the clinical teammates within assigned division. Spearheads clinical innovation in integrated care for kidney patients, in and outside of the clinic.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

Drives division clinical outcomes, including implementation, monitoring, and reporting 40%

Drives the implementation of training materials/revisions in collaboration with the Training & Education team; ensures timely completion of required training for clinical teammates 10%

Manages compliance/regulatory adherence within division, including but not limited to, ensuring training programs meet external regulations requirements and proper documentation is submitted to regulatory agencies; develops action plans and strategies for addressing deficiencies 5%

Manages Clinical Quality Administrators (CQAs), providing training, coaching, and ongoing performance management 20%

Leads and provides critical input into innovation special projects for integrated care for kidney patients 20%

Other duties as assigned. 5%

All About VillageHealth.

VillageHealth is a Strategic Business Initiative of DaVita and is comprised of a dedicated team of specially trained nurses and professionals providing integrated care management to patients with kidney disease throughout the US. We provide services to help improve the lives of our patients by working with them to prevent complications, reduce the number of avoidable hospitalizations and improve overall health.

Let's face it…the world of healthcare is dynamic and moves at the speed of light. Unlike many healthcare companies in the market today, we acknowledge that our teammates are our most important asset and we want to help them to feel fulfilled in their careers.

When you join the DaVita Village, you're joining a winning team. Through our commitment to training, growth and quality we consistently achieve superior clinical outcomes while giving teammates the opportunity to excel in an award-winning environment that enables them to thrive both professionally and personally.

Here is what you can expect when you join our Village:

  • A "community first, company second" culture based on Core Values that really matter.

  • Clinical outcomes consistently ranked above the national average.

  • Award-winning education and training across multiple career paths to help you reach your potential.

  • Performance-based rewards based on stellar individual and team contributions.

  • A comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance your health, your financial well-being and your future.

  • Dedication, above all, to caring for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure across the nation.

SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION, TRAINING, OR QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor’s degree in Nursing required

Current RN license in state of practice required

Minimum of ten years’ clinical experience in case management and/or renal services required

Minimum of three years’ management and/or administrative experience required

Minimum of two years’ project management and/or project implementation experience required

Intermediate proficiency in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, & Outlook required

Prior experience managing remote teammates preferred

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, AND REGISTRATIONS :

Clinical Nurse Specialist preferred

Advanced Practice Nursing preferred

TRAVEL AND TIME REQUIREMENTS:

Travel: Approximately 25%, but up to 50%.

Nights/Weekends: As required, but very infrequent.

Join us as we pursue our vision " To Build the Greatest Healthcare Community the World has Ever Seen . "

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DaVita is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. As such, DaVita makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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