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KPPAAC RN Nursing Manager (Wound Care Program)
In this role, you will act as a non-site administrative designee for the nursing department and manage staff for the nursing department, ensuring appropriate quality of care and compliance with regulations. You will also coordinate facility response to member/family complaints or concerns.
Some essential functions you will perform include following up on clinical issues, coordinating facility response to member/family complaints or concerns. As well as Ensuring that resolution of complaints/concerns is documented in accordance with facility policy, state/federal regulations, or industry standard of practice. You will manage daily patient care activities, monitor quality of care delivered, collaborate with all departments throughout the medical center, especially when resolving member concerns/complaints. Additionally, you will coordinate and maintain appropriate staffing level of the assigned shift, participate in developing, reviewing, and updating departmental policies and procedures, supervise staff, ensures staff provides the highest quality of care and are performing in compliance with skilled nursing facility regulations, the Nurse Practice Act, federal, state, and local requirements. In-services staff as needed, acts as liaison to physicians and nurse practitioners, manage and resolve human resource, employee and department safety, and risk management issues, be responsible for hiring, discipline, counseling and performance appraisals for designated employees, assists in developing, monitoring and maintaining the budget. You will also identify and recommend opportunities to reduce costs. Kaiser Permanente conducts compensation reviews of positions on a routine basis. At any time, Kaiser Permanente reserves the right to reevaluate and change job descriptions, or to change such positions from salaried to hourly pay status. Such changes are generally implemented only after notice is given to affected employees.
Minimum four years of Skilled Nursing Facility experience required
Minimum one year of supervisory experience required
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
High School Diploma or General Education Development required
Current California RN license required
Previous Palliative Care experience
Palliative Care Certification required
Demonstrated strong interpersonal written and communication skills.
Knowledge of Nurse Practice Act, The Joint Commission, and other local, state, and federal regulations.
Must be available to work weekends or holidays on an as-needed basis.
Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment.
Minimum year of acute hospital experience preferred.
Bachelor's degree in nursing or health related field, OR four years of experience in a directly related field preferred.
California-San Leandro-KP Post Acute Care Center 1440 168th Ave.
For immediate consideration, please visit http://jobs.kp.org for complete qualifications and job submission details, referencing job number 571567.
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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