Assistant Director for Population and Community Health (NP)

New York NY

Department: Nurse Job Number: 5160

Job Description

Title: Assistant Director for Population and Community Health (NP)

Location: New York City, NY

Industry: Healthcare

Occupational Category: Nurse

Hours: Full-time

Description: Hiring an Assistant Director for Population and Community Health (NP) for a network of Family Health Centers with locations throughout New York City. The Assistant Director will be responsible for the development and implementation of Center-wide continuum of care population health initiatives and integration of these initiatives.

Responsibilities:

  • Carry a patient caseload consistent with quality of care and productivity standards
  • Participate in after hours telephone triage coverage on rotating basis.
  • Practice transformation including practice observations, best practice recommendation and development and implementation of initiatives to improve clinical and operational performance
  • Assist the Medical Director in supervising the direct delivery of clinical services of physicians, mid-level practitioners and other staff engaged in population health management and activities
  • Supervision and direction of Population Health Manager, Chronic Care Nurse Manager, and population health staff
  • Assist in the development of funding proposals to enhance existing programs
  • Train, orient, assign, motivate and evaluate staff.
  • Ensure adequate scheduling and coordination, including the on-call coverage for all clinicians
  • Lead and partner with internal and external team members and stakeholders to proactively manage the populations in alignment with strategic goals
  • Assist in developing, reviewing, and maintaining timely clinical protocols that support the provision of clinical services through efficient and effective patient care procedures
  • Coordinate with other clinical departments, including laboratory and radiology, and assure appropriate integration of clinical services with applicable sub-specialties as needed.
  • Practice accepted infection control measures in accordance with OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens.
  • Communicate with other health care providers on all aspects of health needs of patients.
  • Participate in the teaching and supervision of paramedical personnel.
  • Assist to establish and coordinate services with other local medical facilities
  • Work collaboratively with the RN Unit Managers to assist in achieving efficient patient flow

Education Requirements:

  • NP
  • Master's in Public Health, Public Administration or similar degree program

Experience Requirements:

  • Minimum of three years of clinical skills in an ambulatory care setting
  • Experience or aptitude for developing/implementing clinical policies and procedures.
  • Prior administrative experience in a clinical or non-clinical setting
  • Prior supervisory experience.

Desired Skills:

  • Bilingual: English/Spanish required

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Jody Mancusi

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