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Work Schedule/Shift

5 DAYS - 8 HOURS

Req. No

17986

Job Title

Clinical Director - IMC

Market

CHRISTUS Good Shepherd

Category

Nursing

Facility

CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Medical Center Longview

Address

700 East Marshall Avenue
Longview, TX  75601
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Type

FULL TIME

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Summary:

Our Intermediate Care Unit, or IMC, provides an intermediate level of care for patients who require close monitoring and an increased level of specialized care. This unit can also serve as a “step-down” unit for patients previously in the ICU.

Manages the nursing services and staff for IMC department; ensures quality and full compliance with relevant policies and standards.

• Responsible for the implementation of improvement strategies to system entities for the promotion of decreased variation in treatment modalities for the identified patient populations • Must exhibit strong interpersonal skills to effectively drive improved performance and increased compliance in a multidisciplinary setting • Teaches, mentors and serves as a content expert for all staff regarding program initiatives • Designs metrics and develops reports that effectively demonstrate the effectiveness of the program from clinical, financial, satisfaction and outcome perspectives • Designs programs/initiatives with Population Health to maximize Primary Care utilization • Fosters partnerships with FQHC providers to establish Primary care for Medicaid/low income • Operationally responsible for CMS DRGs to include: readmissions, standards of care, length of stay • Reportable to Executive Director of Quality Management/VPMA Directs the design and monitoring of key outcome and process metrics for the identified patient populations • Directs and facilitates the review of metrics on a monthly basis in the targeted DRG workgroup

Requirements:

Education

  • Graduate of a Registered Nursing program, Bachelors of Science in Nursing required
  • Master's degree in Nursing, Health Administration, Business Administration, Nursing, or related advanced degree in health related field preferred

Experience

• Minimum of 3-5 years’ of clinical patient care experience in a relevant setting

• Minimum of 5 years of healthcare leadership preferred, but not required

Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications

  • RN license in good standing in state of employment or a compact state , if applicable
  • Registered Nurse (RN) required
  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support

Work Type: 

Full Time

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