Emergency Department Manager (1.0 FTE/Exempt_ Bellevue _ ED Exp Req'd)
Kaiser Permanente of Washington
April 4, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Medical & Health Services Managers, Operations
4 Year Degree
The Bellevue Medical Center is located in the growing East King County area in the heart of the Bellevue medical district. This facility is a state of the art 190,000 square foot building encompassing 20 plus multi-specialty services, including a 24/7 urgent care, outpatient surgery center, and sophisticated outpatient diagnostic and treatment services.
By pairing nursing leadership with medical staff in every clinic, we further our goal of ensuring that clinical leaders are engaged directly with front-line staff in the delivery of optimal patient care. We focus on the highest standard of patient safety combined with state-of-the-art technology. We believe in nurturing an open and collaborative work environment that encourages and fosters diversity, personal and professional growth, evidence based nursing skills, the free exchange of ideas and a deep passion in the value of working toward the greater good.
Urgent Care/Observation Unit Manager
Take the next step in your career with this opportunity as an Urgent Care Manager. This position is an integral part of the Bellevue Medical Center leadership team and report to the Regional Operations Manager for Kaiser Permanente of Washington. Our Urgent Care operates 24/7, mirroring an emergency setting, with 20 beds and over 37,000 annual visits. Our nurses have ICU / Emergency Room background and have a 4:1 patient ratio for taking care of patients ranging from acute MI, sepsis, cardiac arrhythmia's, and all other urgent and critical conditions.
We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Manager for our Urgent Care (24/7 department) at our Bellevue Medical Center. A successful candidate will have the leadership qualities and creativity necessary to drive innovation forward in a fast paced work environment.
Summary of Responsibilities:
Provide facilities planning, fiscal oversight, administration of nursing services and consumer service and quality of care.
Develop, assess, and improve service plans in order to exceed customer expectations and organizational objectives.
Develop and interpret financial, utilization and service quality reports and provide creative leadership utilizing current and projected data to facilitate decision making.
Recruit, hire, orient, lead, manage, develop, and discipline employees when necessary. Prepare and present performance evaluations.
Build effective communication systems to support the clear flow of information across multiple service locations.
Education Minimum Education Requirements Bachelors Degree in Nursing
Preferred Education Masters Degree in Nursing, Business Administration or Health Administration.
Knowledge/Skills Minimum Knowledge/Skills Requirements IntermediateHealthcare delivery administration, customer relations, quality management and team facilitation skills. Intermediate: Leadership, communication, interpersonal, customer service, and analytical skills. Understanding of financial principles. Proficiency with computer applications and related technology. Ability to work effectively with a diverse client base and staff.
Experience Minimum Experience Requirements 5 yearsClinical management experience with emphasis on care delivery, financial resources, team development, and performance management.
Preferred Experience Prior management experience in Emergency Department preferred.
License/Certifications Minimum License/Certifications Requirements At time of hireCurrent Washington State Register Nurse license.
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
Internal Number: 180101-KPWA
About Kaiser Permanente of Washington
Kaiser Permanente of Washington is experiencing tremendous growth in the Washington region and increased members mean increased opportunities for professionals to join our team. As one of the largest nonprofit health plans in the state, we have a long and distinguished tradition of providing quality and patient focused care to our members.