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The Manager of Clinical Services on 5 West Medical Surgcal Unit assumes primary responsibility and oversight for all aspects of the work area, including establishing and maintaining the CHLA culture of care as well as operational, clinical and educational functions. Engages in strategic planning and establishes programs that facilitate the development of staff and the delegation of portions of this responsibility to subordinates. Analyzes and utilizes outcomes data to drive performance improvement and quality improvement efforts in accordance with regulatory and accreditation requirements. Fosters a team approach to shared responsibilities, while functioning independently as needed in all aspects of the work area. Empowers other work area staff to achieve the goals and objectives of the work area. Supports the development of skills of the staff to continuously provide best-practice care. Ensures that all policies/procedures are age and/or developmentally appropriate.
3-5 years of experience in pediatrics preferred.
Expert clinical knowledge of unit’s patient population which includes Medical Surgical, Vents, Diabetes and Infecticious Diseases. Ability to lead others. Good organizational skills. Ability to communicate effectively and tactfully, both verbally and in writing.
Previous supervisory and fiscal management experience preferred
Education Required/ Licensure/ Certification Required:
Master’s degree and California licensure in respective discipline required. 15+ years of nursing leadership experience may substitute for a Master’s degree.
For nursing: California RN License, Current CPR and PALS Card
National Certification Required