Position Title: Outpatient Nursing Supervisor
Full Time Position: 40 hours/week; Administrative Supervision of Nursing Personnel and Direct Service Support when needed.
FLSA Status: Exempt/Salaried
Position Summary: Responsible for clinically and administratively supervising medical support staff. Established standards that ensure medical resources are utilized at an optimal level, promotes and restores clients' health by developing day-to-day management and long-term planning of client care, collaborates with physicians, and multidisciplinary professional staff within SummitStone and in the community. Assure individual employees' effectiveness by coaching, counseling, and disciplinary action if required. Monitor staffing at multiple sites and have appropriate workload balance to support medical staff efficiencies in patient care and improve overall team productivity. Knowledge of professional nursing and medication procedures. Supervise nursing duties and perform when needed I.E. administering IM medications, taking vital signs, assisting with telephone/walk in triage for clients with medication issues, obtain prior authorizations for medications, medication refill requests, assist with lab work, medication inventory processes, and treatment follow-ups. Comfortable with your computer skills and learning a new electronic medical record, if required.
Required: A nursing degree required; A minimum of 3 years clinical and administrative experience in a healthcare organization or related field. Must be able to travel between agency and partner organization locations. Valid CO Driver's License and personal vehicle for transportation.
Preferred: Bilingual and Bi-cultural. Five years of professional experience in the provision of psychiatric services.