DaVita Supervisor, Nursing-LVN in REDONDO BEACH, California

Supervisor, Nursing-LVN

Description

DaVita Medical Group manages and operates medical groups and affiliated physician networks in California, Nevada, New Mexico, Florida, Colorado and Washington in its pursuit to deliver excellent-quality health care in a dignified and compassionate manner. As of June 30, 2016 DaVita Medical Group (formerly HealthCare Partners) provided integrated care management for approximately 760,000 patients. DaVita Medical Group’s leadership development initiatives and social responsibility efforts have been recognized by Fortune, Modern Healthcare, Newsweek and WorldBlu.

We are committed to bringing the benefits of coordinated care to our patients and to taking a leading role in the transformation of the national healthcare delivery system to assure quality, access, and affordable care for all.

If you're looking to make a difference with a large, financially stable, well-recognized medical group, DaVita Medical Group may be the employer for you.

OVERVIEW OF POSITION

Responsiblefor providing direct supervision of employees and management of dailydepartmental operations in a given patient care area as well as providingdirect patient care daily under the direction of a clinician or registerednurse. Responsible for performingoperational duties as required under the direction of the site administrator ordesignee.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Consistently exhibits behavior and communicationskills that demonstrate HealthCare Partners’ (HCP) commitment to superiorcustomer service, including quality, care and concern with each and everyinternal and external customer.

  • Supervises clinical operations of a given patientcare area.

  • Assists Site Administrator in ensuring compliancein licensing, certification and competencies.

  • Evaluates nursing competencies and decisionsaccording to current nursing practices.

  • Functions as a resource and serves as a liaisonbetween administration, clinicians, staff and other departments.

  • Responds to emergencies within the site.

  • Participates in Nursing Leadership and Nurse PeerReview as needed.

  • Identifies and participates in the qualityimprovement projects for the site.

  • Conducts monthly staff meetings to evaluatedepartmental needs and to communicate operational updates.

  • Uses, protects, and discloses HCP patients’protected health information (PHI) only in accordance with Health InsurancePortability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) standards.

  • Performs additional duties as assigned.

Qualifications

EDUCATION:

  • 1 or 2 years of post-high school education or adegree from a two-year college.

  • Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing.

  • Current California LVN license.

  • Basic Life Support for Healthcare providers (AHA)or CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer (American Red Cross).

  • Advanced Life Support certification preferred.

EXPERIENCE:

Minimum:

  • Over 1 year and up to and including 3 years of experience.

Preferred:

  • Prior supervisory experience.

  • Prior ambulatory care experience.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES:

  • Computer literate.

  • Manual dexterity to use/handle equipment andinstruments.

  • Skilled in phlebotomy and I.V. therapy.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Able to concurrently perform multiple tasks.

Primary Location CA-REDONDO BEACH - 90277

Req ID: 308174