Cares has an immediate opening for a full time Nurse Manager. This position is administratively responsible for the planning, development, implementation, and evaluation of clinical programs including Performance Improvement activities and policy and procedures as they related to patient care.
Direct and supervise clinical staff in planning, implementing, monitoring and evaluating patient care according to pre-defined structure, process and outcome standards.
Ensure that patient care/staff practice meet both safety/risk management standards and legal/regulatory requirements.
Oversee and evaluate scheduling based on staffing, individual patient care plans, and acuity and team goals.
In conjunction with the Practice Manager, coordinate patient and clinic flow.
Meet regularly with Team to review problems and issues regarding care.
Provide professional support and exchange feedback aimed toward enhancing professional growth.
Ensure safe and effective patient care.
Collaborate with physicians and other health care providers as necessary.
Licensed as a Registered Nurse in California required; Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
2 years Supervisory/Management experience
Previous experience in primary care / ambulatory clinics preferred
At Cares Community Health, we transform lives through care, research and community awareness.
Health care today isn’t just about treating illnesses; it is about preventing illness by promoting and maintaining health. We do this by offering our patients a “medical home” where our health care providers and staff work as a team in partnership with patients to achieve excellent health outcomes.
We strive to deliver high quality primary care that is accessible and at the forefront of innovative health care practices. We respect and embrace the cultures of our employees, patients and the communities we serve.
We provide services to everyone, regardless of ability to pay. We accept most private health insurance plans, and Medi-Cal, Medicare and other public programs. We offer assistance to individuals and families eligible to sign up for health insurance. We also offer a sliding fee discount to those patients that are eligible.
Cares Community Health continually seeks talented, qualified and highly motivated individuals who have a strong commitment to service and a willingness to work to make a difference in their communities.