Manager of Patient Care Nursing (RN), OutPatient - Immunology, Allergy & Rheumatology Clinic (8a - 5p)

 
Position: Manager of Patient Care Nursing (RN), OutPatient - Immunology, Allergy & Rheumatology Clinic (8a - 5p)

Job ID: 143605

Location: US-TX-Houston

Department: DSRIP - RHEUMATOLOGY

Talent Area: Registered Nurse

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8a - 5p

About Texas Children's Hospital

Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years.   Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, a second community hospital opening in 2017. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation.   To join our community of 13,000 dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.

Summary:

We are searching for a Patient Care Manager Nursing (Outpatient) - someone who works well in a fast-paced hospital setting. In this position, you’ll maintain accountability for clinical and personnel activities and to provide support to the Director, Medical Director and Practice Administrator for outpatient clinic operations. As our Patient Care Manager you will participate in the delivery of high quality, family-centered and developmentally appropriate patient care at the clinic level. Lastly, you will provide leadership to direct clinic patient flow, staffing and clinical quality in collaboration with physician and administrative outpatient leaders.

 

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Responsibilities :

 

 

  • Coordinates and collaborates outpatient clinical operations and patient care needs with appropriate members of the healthcare team to achieve desired clinical outcomes and management of care across the continuum 
  • Demonstrates effective communication skills with health care team and works to eliminate communication barriers 
  • Serves as a liaison between physicians, families, nursing staff and ancillary departments 
  • Monitors current and projected patient volumes and clinical processes via data collection and observation 
  • Effectively and succinctly compiles, analyzes, and presents data to diagnose process improvement opportunities and goals to team and department 
  • Uses data to make decisions for staffing effectiveness 
  • Observes, identifies, and addresses human resources issues for assigned staff 
  • Coaches, counsels and develops staff to ensure the delivery of high quality patient care 
  • Maintains clinical competency by ensuring that the physiologic, psychosocial, and developmental needs of the patient are met within a Family-Centered care environment 
  • Supports the implementation of clinic goals (in collaboration with physician and clinic leadership) and communication of the organization’s strategic plan to staff 
  • Participates in clinic-based quality initiatives for the purpose of developing and monitoring clinical outcomes that demonstrate nursing excellence 
  • Provides direct patient care to support outpatient clinical operations and patient flow

 

 



Qualifications:

 

  • Current RN Licensure by the Texas Board of Nurses 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing 
  • Two (2) years of nursing experience 
  • Knowledge of Word processing, Excel, and Power Point, Quality/Process improvement concepts 
  • Knowledge of TCH computer applications (Scheduling, electronic medical record, laboratory reporting systems, etc.) 
  • Ability to, perform clinical nursing skills (nursing process), Monitor the quality of nursing care and Lead multidisciplinary teams

 

 

 



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