SEARHC is a non-profit health consortium which serves the health interests of the residents of Southeast Alaska. We see our employees as our strongest assets. It is our priority to further their development and our organization by aiding in their professional advancement.
Working at SEARHC is more than a job, it’s a fulfilling career. We offer generous benefits, including retirement, paid time off, paid parental leave, health, dental, and vision benefits, life insurance and long and short-term disability, and more.
This position is responsible for establishing consistent nursing practice among SEARHC ambulatory clinics. The Ambulatory Nursing Director also works to align all nursing staff with goals and objectives as well as the mission, vision and values of Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (SEARHC).
The position also functions as the consortium-wide point person for clinical support and functions. The incumbent works closely with the Vice Presidents, Medical Directors and Clinic Administrators to improve clinic functions and flow, enhances the patient experience, and ensures staff training and competency.
The position assumes a primary responsibility for leadership and development of clinic nursing staff. This includes administrative support, programmatic development and continued quality improvement. The candidate provides direction for professional development of clinic nursing staff, supports operational improvement aspects of clinics in collaboration with the Medical Directors and Clinic Managers. Works cooperatively and closely with all department heads and staff to promote improved patient and staff satisfaction and quality care. The role of the Ambulatory Nursing Director is heavily matrixed and requires a high degree of clinical nursing knowledge as well as leadership and the ability to influence change and collaborate with multiple departments and teams.
The position works within very fast paced clinical settings. The incumbent must be able to physically move quickly through the environment, at a quick pace, stand for long periods of time, have the ability to bend, stoop, climb and move to the floors. The incumbent must be able to follow complex directions, multi-task, and solve problems quickly and accurately. The incumbent anticipates the needs of others and seeks help when appropriate. Willingness to travel to remote sites in Southeast Alaska by small aircraft.
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