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Manager - Inpatient/Observation Unit (Per Diem, Capitol Hill)

Location: Seattle, Washington;

Job ID : 170967

Description

Description
As a manager for the Inpatient/Observation Unit you will provide the following:
  • Day-to-day leadership and management to our 24 hour/7 day week department through use of program planning, vision translation, setting/communicating expectations and guiding staff to achieve KP business and inpatient/observation services goals. 
  • Lead the coordination of inpatient and observation services. 
  • Oversee the nutritional services and other assigned ancillary departments as necessary. 
  • Manage staffing/scheduling, budget, staff competency, integration with medical staff, ancillary hospital and system departments. 
  • Assist in developing and maintaining the quality metrics policies for the inpatient/ observation unit. 
  • Assist with development and maintenance of departmental policies and procedures. 
  • Coordinate with ancillary departments to achieve organizational and department goals and metrics.

Qualifications

Education
Minimum Education Requirements
Bachelors Degree BSN Nursing degree

Preferred Education
Masters Degree Health Care or Nursing related field or MBA.

Knowledge/Skills
Minimum Knowledge/Skills Requirements
Advanced Minimum 3 years recent management experience running a inpatient Medical Surgical unit. Experience in financial management/budget, team development/engagement and performance management. Working knowledge of patients satisfaction (Press Ganey) surveys.. Understanding of regulatory compliance related to patient quality and safety

Preferred Knowledge/Skills
Basic or limited working knowledge Telemetry patients, Healthcare delivery administration experience.

Experience
Minimum Experience Requirements
3 years Management experience of increasing responsibility and accountability. Minimum 3 years recent management experience running a inpatient Medical Surgical unit. Experience in financial management/budget, team development/engagement and performance management.

Preferred Experience
5 years Management experience of increasing responsibility and accountability.

License/Certifications
Minimum License/Certifications Requirements
At time of hire Washington State RN license

Preferred License/Certifications
None Required 

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.

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