Sorry, this job is no longer accepting applications. See below for more jobs that match what you’re looking for!

Registered Nurse Supervisor

Expired Job

Kenaitze Indian Tribe Kenai , AK 99611

Posted 2 months ago

Registered Nurse Supervisor

Dept./Program: DWC Primary Care

Division: Health Systems

Reports To: Primary Care HSA

Supervises: Certified Medical Assistants, Panel Management Assistants, Nurse Case Managers, and Clinical advisement for DWC Intake Specialist

Employment Status: Full Time

FLSA Status: Exempt - Professional

Schedule: 40 hours/week

Preference: TERO Ordinance 2017-01, P.L. 93-638

Job Summary:

The role of the Registered Nurse Supervisor is to support the Dena'ina Wellness Center by providing leadership, supervision, training and assistance to those that provide direct provider support. Included in this group are Certified Medical Assistants, Panel Management Assistants, Intake Specialist, and Nurse Case Managers. This position works closely with healthcare providers to ensure that they are fully supported by the support roles this position supervises. This position will also support triage, physical examination, and medical interventions. The RN Supervisor serves as Immunization Coordinator and provides training and ensures competency for the proper administration, storage and handling of all vaccinations.

Essential Functions:

  • Coordinate training and leadership of Certified Medical Assistants, Panel Management Assistants, Intake Specialist, and Nurse Case Managers. regarding basic medical and clerical procedures before and after examination including but not limited to taking of vital signs, medical history update, specimen collection, point-of-care testing, recording of EKG"s, dressing changes, medication administration and dispensing per provider orders, immunization administration, scheduling patient appointments and procedures, and documentation of care in health record, and coordination of care.

  • Ensures appropriate competencies for each skill is documented, updated annually and kept on file for all supervised employees.

  • Ensures that direct provider support is consistent throughout the Primary Care Department through standardized practices.

  • Assist and support the development of medical protocols.

  • Advocates and supports integrated care and support process improvement throughout DWC and Tribe

  • Meet with Certified Medical Assistants, Panel Management Assistants, DWC Intake Specialist, and Nurse Case Managers, for training and sharing of information. This may be done with in formally scheduled meetings and intermittently.

  • Manages Immunization Coordination, insuring the clinic adheres to all federal and state mandated guidelines for the safe handling, storage and administration of vaccinations. Also provides training and education for any immunization related question for staff and patients.

  • Completes a monthly emergency medical drill with direct provider support team.

  • Performs patient education as directed by the provider and available evidence-based guidelines.

  • Administer and monitor intravenous fluids and medications as prescribed by medical providers.

  • Utilizes motivational interviewing skills to develop goals and plans for behavior change and creates professional development plans for staff.

  • Advises Primary Care HSA of opportunities and needed support from the direct provider support team.

  • Consults with Medical Director, Primary Care HSA, and Primary Care Providers regarding any questions and concerns that require clinical advisement.

  • Attend staff meetings for information sharing, continuing education activities, and participate in continuous improvement efforts as assigned by the Primary Care HSA.

  • Communicate and collaborate with Primary Care HSA and Medical Director to ensure efficient and comprehensive care as per State Board of Nursing Standards

  • Assign direct provider support schedule, immunization schedule, lunch schedule, and cross cover duties with medical assistants and facility intake specialists to ensure patient flow and proper care.

  • Assign and oversee additional tasks including all QA duties, CPR classes, VacTrak, supply management (including procuring, expiration management), oxygen tanks, and sterilization duties.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

Education;

  • Associates or Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree

Experience:

  • 5 years' experience in nursing required
  • 3 years' experience in supervisory nursing role

License/Certification:

  • Registered Nurse in the state of Alaska
  • BCLS (Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers) required, or within three months of hire
  • ACLS (Advanced Life Support) preferred
  • PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support) preferred

Special Skills:

  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications and electronic health records

  • Experience working with or living among Native Americans preferred

  • Previous nursing supervision

See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Registered Nurse Intermittent Open Continuous

Department Of Veterans Affairs

Posted 1 week ago

VIEW JOBS 10/9/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-01-07T00:00 * Videos * Duties HelpDuties Summary OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincoln's promise - "To care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow, and his orphan" - by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans. How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans? The Alaska VA Healthcare System (AVAHS) is a Joint Commission accredited, complexity level 3 facility serving Veterans throughout Alaska. The parent facility is located in Anchorage, Alaska and is adjacent to the 673d Medical Group, Joint Base Elmendorf Richardson which is a VA/DoD Joint Venture Hospital. We manage four VA Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOC), located in Fairbanks (358 miles north of Anchorage), Kenai (158 miles south of Anchorage), Wasilla (41 miles north of Anchorage) and Juneau (569 air miles from Anchorage). We manage a VA Outreach clinic located in Homer and served by staff from the Kenai VA CBOC We also manage a 50 bed Domiciliary for homeless veteran's located in downtown Anchorage. Anchorage is a mid-sized city of approximately 292,000, with all of the modern amenities expected, including shopping, dining, cultural opportunities, entertainment, and public transportation. Leave the traffic jams and commuter stress behind and enjoy the scenic mountains or Cook Inlet views as you travel around the area. Within 15-20 minutes you can be in the Alaska wilderness of the Chugach National and State Forests, with little evidence of civilization. Hunting, fishing, camping, hiking, boating, skiing, climbing, golf, tennis, recreational leagues and wildlife photography are all pursuits available in or near Anchorage. The University of Alaska Anchorage provides educational opportunities for continued personal education and growth. Alaska has no state income tax and Anchorage has no sales tax. Positions in Alaska receive a tax free Cost of Living Allowance (COLA) in addition to the base salary. The COLA for Anchorage is currently 3.74% and is subject to change in the future. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities The Registered Nurse at the Alaska VA Healthcare System will work in the Primary Care Service Department. The clinic provides outpatient care to patients who present with urgent/chronic medical conditions, change in mental status and/or functional decline. The RN is able to manage and deliver care to complex patient situations. Based on education and experience, may be assigned responsibilities as preceptor, charge nurse, triage/telephone triage nurse; may be a care manager for a defined group of patients under the guidance of the Associate Chief of Nursing of Primary Care. May also function independently in a clinical education, quality management or research role. Per CDC regulations, the RN in PCC will be rated for exposure to blood borne pathogens as a moderate risk. Duties include, but are not limited to the following: Applies the nursing process to systems or processes at the unit/team/work group level to improve care. * Demonstrates leadership by involving others in improving care. * Initiates/participates in quality improvement activities that result in improved outcomes. * Evaluates practice of self and others using professional standards, relevant statutes, and regulations; takes action to improve performance. * Acquires knowledge and skills to maintain expertise in area of practice. * Participates in educational activities to improve clinical knowledge and enhance role performance. * Educates colleagues and/or students and serves as a preceptor and/or mentor. * Supports and enhances client self-determination. * Serves as a resource for clients and staff in addressing ethical issues. * Uses group process to identify, analyze, and resolve care problems. * Uses a body of research to validate and/or change work group practice. Work Schedule: 5 days per week, not to exceed 8 hours per day between the hours of 6 am to 6 pm.(subject to change at the discretion of the agency) Position Description Title/PD#: Nurse II, Unit: Primary Care Clinic 000000 Financial Disclosure Report: Not Required Telework: This position has been determined to be not suitable for telework. Bargaining Unit Status: AFGE Relocation Expenses have not been authorized for this recruitment effort. Relocation Recruitment Incentives have not been authorized for this recruitment effort. Travel Required Not required Supervisory status No Promotion Potential 00 * Job family (Series) 0610 Nurse * Requirements HelpRequirements Conditions of Employment * You must be a U.S. Citizen to apply for this job * Designated and/or random drug testing required * Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959 * You may be required to serve a probationary period * Subject to a background/security investigation * Must be proficient in written and spoken English Qualifications Basic Requirements: * United States Citizenship: Non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy. * Graduate of a school of professional nursing approved by the appropriate State-accrediting agency and accredited by one of the following accrediting bodies at the time the program was completed by the applicant: The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) or The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). In cases of graduates of foreign schools of professional nursing, possession of current, full, active and unrestricted registration will meet the requirement of graduation from an approved school of professional nursing. OR The completion of coursework equivalent to a nursing degree in a MSN Bridge Program that qualifies for professional nursing registration constitutes the completion of an approved course of study of professional nursing. Students should submit the certificate of professional nursing to sit for the NCLEX to the VA along with a copy of the MSN transcript. (Reference VA Handbook 5005, Appendix G6) OR In cases of graduates of foreign schools of professional nursing, possession of a current, full, active and unrestricted registration will meet the requirement for graduation from an approved school of professional nursing. * Current, full, active, and unrestricted registration as a graduate professional nurse in a State, Territory or Commonwealth (i.e., Puerto Rico) of the United States, or the District of Columbia. Preferred Experience: Primary Care Grade Determinations: The following criteria must be met in determining the grade assignment of candidates, and if appropriate, the level within a grade: * Nurse I Level I - An Associate Degree (ADN) or Diploma in Nursing, with no additional nursing practice/experience required. * Nurse I Level II - An ADN or Diploma in Nursing and approximately 1 year of nursing practice/experience; OR an ADN or Diploma in Nursing and a bachelor's degree in a related field with no additional nursing practice/experience; OR a Bachelor's of Science in Nursing (BSN) with no additional nursing practice/experience. * Nurse I Level III - An ADN or Diploma in Nursing and approximately 2-3 years of nursing practice/experience; OR an ADN or Diploma in Nursing and a Bachelor's degree in a related field and approximately 1-2 years of nursing practice/experience; OR a BSN with approximately 1-2 years of nursing practice/experience; OR a Master's degree in nursing (MSN) or related field with a BSN and no additional nursing practice/experience. * Nurse II - A BSN with approximately 2-3 years of nursing practice/experience; OR ADN or Diploma in Nursing and a Bachelor's degree in a related field and approximately 2-3 year's of nursing practice/experience; OR a Master's degree in nursing or related field with a BSN and approximately 1-2 year's of nursing practice/experience; OR a Doctoral degree in nursing or meets basic requirements for appointment and has doctoral degree in a related field with no additional nursing practice/experience required. * Nurse III - Master's degree in nursing or related field with BSN and approximately 2-3 year's of nursing practice/experience; OR a Doctoral degree. Reference: VA Regulations, specifically VA Handbook 5005, Part II, Appendix G-6 Nurse Qualification Standard. This can be found in the local Human Resources Office. Physical Requirements: May require occasional heavy lifting (45 lbs and over); moderate carrying (15-44 lbs.); standing, walking, and kneeling; pushing/pulling; the use of fingers on both hands; ability to reach above shoulders; repeated bending; climbing using legs and arms; ability for rapid mental and muscular coordination simultaneously; near vision correctable to 13" to 16" so Jaeger 1/to 4; far vision correctable in one eye to 20/20 and to 20/40 in the other; depth perception; ability to distinguish basic color and shades of colors; and hearing (hearing aid permitted). Selected applicants will be required to complete an online onboarding process. Education IMPORTANT: A transcript must be submitted with your application if you are basing all or part of your qualifications on education. Note: Only education or degrees recognized by the U.S. Department of Education from accredited colleges, universities, schools, or institutions may be used to qualify for Federal employment. You can verify your education here: http://ope.ed.gov/accreditation/. If you are using foreign education to meet qualification requirements, you must send a Certificate of Foreign Equivalency with your transcript in order to receive credit for that education. For further information, visit: http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ous/international/usnei/us/edlite-visitus-forrecog.html. Department Of Veterans Affairs Kenai AK

Registered Nurse Supervisor

Expired Job

Kenaitze Indian Tribe