This position provides clinical oversight and direction to Medical Group clinical staff. This position ensures the ambulatory clinical standards are developed, implemented and continuously evaluated to ensure safe, efficient, and effective patient care. This includes partnering with medical leaders, operational leaders, and corporate services leaders to design and implement industry leadership standardization of care.
Provides direction and clinical oversight for clinical services staff through process such as onboarding, training, mentoring, and performance reporting. Assures that clinical staff are meeting requirements for clinical competencies through annual and ongoing evaluations and training. Works with practice managers, executive directors, division medial directors and other stakeholders to achieve staff competencies and evaluation.
Participates in development and implementation of clinical standards to ensure that the organizational ambulatory work environment and culture supports clinical staff to excel in the performance of their roles, provide quality patient care and ensure patient safety throughout the organization.
Evaluates and monitors clinical performance effectiveness using standardized process, clinical outcomes, and performance management tool. This includes incorporating resources to implement standards supporting the continuum of clinical care and associated standard operating model.
Leads and demonstrates patient safety values of transparency, candor, non-punitive environment, and informed and data driven approach to reporting, improvements, learning, and growth by using both proactive and retrospective actions to improve the environment and culture of safety.
Possess a working knowledge of regulatory standards that impact the operations of the clinic and clinic process. Demonstrates the ability to interpret standards to stakeholders, coach to maintain compliance, and establish regular survey readiness.
Participates as a subject-matter expert and resource at local, regional and system level. Engages with clinical staff as an expert and participate on workgroups, teams, and/or councils to implement and coordinate programs, services, and/or activities for the organization. Performs all functions according to established policies, procedures, regulatory and accreditation requirements, as well as applicable professional standards.
Evaluates, intervenes, and monitors outcomes, uses reports and data to takes actions to improve staff competencies, patient safety, outcomes, and processes. Uses communication skills to clearly articulate ideas and concepts in a support of just culture principles.
Demonstrates an understanding of key organization strategies and initiatives and ensures resources and programs are aligned accordingly in a highly matrixed environment. Maintains key stakeholder involvement in development and sustainability of clinical and business processes for the ambulatory setting. Provides all customers of Banner Health with an excellent service experience by consistently demonstrating our core and leader behaviors each and every day. Manages and/or coordinates the work of others. This includes performing recruitment, selection, training, and evaluation efforts. Also includes the coordination and facilitation of work through other key stakeholders and partners.
Must possess strong knowledge as normally obtained through the completion of a Masters degree in Nursing or related field or equivalent combination of relevant education, technical, business and healthcare experience typically achieved in 6 years.
Must possess a current, valid RN license in state of practice.
Five to seven years of progressively responsible experience in a clinical care setting, including performing at a lead/consultative role within an integrated health care/ambulatory system setting, or large multi-operational corporate healthcare environment. Proven track record of driving successful performance outcomes in a highly matrixed setting. Experience anticipating and responding to the needs of internal and external customers. Skilled in building partnerships with management, staff, and stakeholders to achieve department goals and objectives; managing problems and situations where uncertainty is inherent; developing strong, enduring, and trusting relationships; fostering the development of cohesive teams; persuading others to adopt a particular stance on an issue; developing and evaluating best practices and emerging trends for organizational applicability and appropriateness; implementing solutions for complex and varying problems and situations while considering the larger perspective or context.
Additional related education and/or experience preferred.
Internal Number: 255083
About Banner Health
You want to change the health care industry – one life at a time. You belong here. You’re excited to be part of the dramatic changes happening in the health care field. In fact, you thrive on change. But you also understand that excellent, compassionate patient care is the true measure of the success of these changes. You belong at Banner Health. Our award-winning, comprehensive health system includes 23 hospitals in seven western states, primary care health centers, research centers, labs, a network of physician practices and much more. Throughout our system, skilled, compassionate professionals use the latest technology to change the way care is provided. If you’re looking to be a key contributor to a forward-looking organization, you’ll experience a wide variety of professional advantages: •Our vision for changing the future of health care gives you the opportunity to leverage your abilities to achieve something historic. •Our expansive system offers you an unmatched variety of clinical settings – from large urban trauma center to small rural hospital, ambulatory to home health. Our system also includes hospitals specializing in cancer, heart health and pediatrics. •Our many loc...ations also translate into a broad selection of exciting and rewarding lifestyle options – from the big city to the wide-open spaces. •Our commitment to healthcare innovation means you always have the latest technologies at your fingertips to help you provide the finest care possible. •The size, success and growth of our system provide you with the stability and options to pursue your desired career path. •Our competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits offer you options to complement your unique needs.