My desire to do my best—for my patients, my colleagues, and myself—is what drives me to make a difference. At Kaiser Permanente, my power as an individual is amplified by that of my team. Here, I have the strength of the whole organization behind me, and our shared efforts are supported every step of the way. Knowing that we are all working toward the same goal is a great feeling, and it motivates me every day to positively impact the lives of our members. If you believe in your power to make a difference, come put your beliefs to work at Kaiser Permanente in South San Francisco, California.
Clinical Services Director – Perioperative Services
In this role, you will plan, organize, direct, evaluate, and coordinate inpatient-nursing services within a service line. You will collaborate with the Kaiser Foundation Health Plan/Hospital and the Medical Group staff in the development and execution of strategic plans, providing quality care, and managing cost-effective services which are aligned with federal, state, and local regulations. You will be responsible for achieving the strategic vision for nursing in their assigned areas of accountability; for the quality of nursing care and services to patients in their assigned areas of responsibility; and be accountable for the following areas dependent upon medical center beds and services offered: Perioperative: OR, PACU, Central Sterile, Ambulatory Surgery Centers. In addition, you will maintain key relationships with clinical and administrative Director peers, Chiefs of Service, and other department directors reporting to Assistant Administrator for clinical and operations, regional PCS, AMGAs, and community peers.
At least eight years of nursing experience in patient care
At least five years of management experience
Management experience in perioperative services preferred
A BSN or bachelor’s degree in a health care related field; a master’s degree in nursing, health care, public administration, or business administration preferred
A current California RN license
Strong interpersonal communication skills
The ability to lead and manage through influence and change
Demonstrated knowledge of federal and state laws and regulations such as: Knox-Keene Act, Federal HMO Act, Nurse Practice Act, The Joint Commission, and all applicable Medicare and Medi-Cal regulations
The proven ability to deliver results for meeting organizational objectives
The ability to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment
For immediate consideration, please visit http://jobs.kp.org for complete qualifications and job submission details, referencing job number 737523.
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.
This position supports Kaiser Permanente’s code of conduct and compliance by adhering to all laws and regulations, accreditation and licensure requirements, and internal policies and procedures.
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About Kaiser Permanente
As America's largest nonprofit health plan, serving over 8.6 million members in nine states and the District of Columbia, we're driven by the needs of our patients and our responsibility to the communities we serve. We recruit high-caliber individuals and provide them with a positive work environment, outstanding facilities and resources, competitive wages, and exceptional benefits. If you believe quality of care and quality of life go hand in hand, this is the place to put your beliefs into practice.