Nurse Practitioner Manager

  • Kidney Specialists of Southern Nevada
  • Sep 20, 2021
Full time Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Job Description

Position Summary

The Manager of Advanced (Nurse) Practitioners is a working manager position that manages a team of Advanced Practitioners. This position works closely with Physicians, ancillary staff members and Management to improve patient care and outcomes. The Manager establishes and maintains professional community relationships with outside clinics/hospitals and physicians. In addition, the Manager works with management to set and achieve goals for productivity and performance and provides leadership or mentor support for the Advanced Practitioners.

 Essential Job Functions:

Management

  • Recruit, hire and coordinate the training of new staff
  • Design and implement business strategies to meet organizational goals
  • Manage staff by assigning and delegating tasks
  • Develop protocols and procedures to improve staff productivity
  • Responsible for staff performance including period performance reviews, ensuring adherence to company policy and progressive discipline
  • Schedule staff
  • Process and approve staff time off requests and time cards for payroll in a timely manner
  • Ensure that all policies and procedures function in accordance with state and federal laws

Kidney Support Services Clinic

  • See patients per schedule for Chronic Kidney Disease follow up and management
  • Collaborate with Physician Clinic Director and Supervising Physician regularly for feedback regarding individual cases, treatment plans, and overall practice philosophy and goals
  • Provide clinical support as necessary including all aspects of direct patient care
  • Remain up to date with current recommendations regarding CKD disease management from RPA, ASN, and NKF
  • Regularly review protocols and discuss recommendations for revisions and/or improvements based on national updates, best demonstrated practice and hands-on experience
  • Actively participate in CKD patient educational programs including development, revision, and improvement of educational content and delivery

Hospital Dialysis and Rounding

  • See patients per schedule for dialysis and/or hospital continuation of care
  • Collaborate with Physician Clinic Director and Supervising Physician regularly for feedback regarding individual cases, treatment plans, and overall practice philosophy and goals
  • Works closely with dialysis unit and/or hospital staff to ensure appropriate and adequate communication regarding plan of care
  • May be required to be present at multiple locations within a single work day

General Responsibilities

  • Play an active role in promoting quality patient care and overall practice success
  • Work closely with Physicians, Ancillary Staff Members, and Management to improve patient care and outcomes
  • Establish and maintain professional community relationships with outside clinics/hospitals and physicians/physician offices as necessary
  • Work with management to set and achieve goals for productivity and performance
  • Provide leadership/mentor support for clinical staff as needed
  • Demonstrate professionalism at all times, promoting a friendly work environment and providing excellent customer service

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

  • Master's degree from an accredited APRN Nursing School required.
  • Active, unrestricted State of Nevada Nurse Practitioner license required.
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and/or Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.
  • Minimum of three (3) years of management experience preferred.
  • Must possess strong interpersonal and leadership skills and a professional demeanor when responding to patients and staff.
  • Must have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Experience with EMR and excellent computer skills.
  • Bilingual a plus.

Benefits

  • Mon to Fri schedule
  • Paid Company holidays
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Paid Time Off
  • Life insurance
  • Short term disability
  • Long term disability
  • Flexible Spending

Specialty

Manager

Additional Info

KSOSN offers competitive pay. We provide our clinicians an excellent benefit package, which includes CME reimbursement, paid license renewals, generous PTO and many other benefits.