RN-Assistant Director, Comprehensive Care Coordination
Location: Los Angeles/CA/USA
Required Education: High School
Internal Number: 13787
In this role, you will work to develop and implement innovative approaches to comprehensive care coordination and chronic disease management across the UCLA Ambulatory Health System. This role will provide leadership and direction to promote teamwork, cooperation and development of Ambulatory Care Coordination programs and systems. This role will develop strategy and initiatives for the department, implements strategic initiatives with key players in ambulatory operations, Office Of Population Health, ISS, Human Resources, and outside health Systems with the goal to improve care coordination across the spectrum. Motivates team members and establishes departmental priorities and goals, plans, prioritize and uses effective time management. Is a strategic leader in identifying areas to improve and expand Care Coordination and develop chronic disease management programs for primary and specialty care. The AD Has fiscal responsibility for developing, monitoring and managing departmental finances. This role will be a key driverin creating and leading a team focusedon an integrated and accountable approach to caremanagement, care transitions, care redesign, use of appropriate sitesof care, team building, and coordination with other existingcomponents of the UCLA Health System and community partners, clinical operations, protocol and policy review, and communication of operations to the health system.
Minimum 10 years of advanced nursing or administrative Nursing experience. Master’s Degree required, preferably Masters In Nursing Degree. BSN is required. Skill at clearly communicating medical information to a broad variety of people, both in person and on the telephone Advanced Clinical knowledge of medical diagnosis, procedures, protocols, treatments, and terminology Experience with various computer software and hardware including word-processing, knowledge of Microsoft word, excel, outlook, CareConnect, internet, cisco, finesse. Strong interpersonal skills: ability to effectively work with a diverse team of individuals in group setting. 3-5 years of supervisory experience required Experience working with Ambulatory Clinic Excellent communication skills; verbal, written and interpersonal. Superior analytical and problem solving skills. Strong leadership skills and independent decision making ability. Experience using an Electronic Medical Record required. EPJC use preferred. Ability to multitask and set priorities independently Prior experience in training or education development preferred Skill in recognizing an emergency or high priority situation Skill at clearly communicating medical information to a broad variety of people, both in person and on the telephone. Ability to exercise diplomacy and flexibility in interacting with doctors, nurses, administrators, and other personnel
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
At UCLA Health, you can help heal humankind, one patient at a time by improving health, alleviating suffering and delivering acts of kindness. As you do, you’ll achieve great things in your life and your career. We’re a world-class health organization with four hospitals consistently recognized among the nation’s very best as well as an internationally-renowned medical school, primary and specialty care clinics and much more. Within our dynamic, innovative and growing organization, you’ll find exceptional opportunities to make the most of your abilities in a supportive, empowering and inclusive environment. If you embrace our values of Integrity, Compassion, Respect, Teamwork, Excellence and Discovery we invite you to see all you can accomplish at UCLA Health.