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Manager Ambulatory Surgery (RN), Special Procedures Units - Gastroenterology (Seattle, Bellevue)

Location: Seattle, WA Job Number: 969676 Date posted: 06/11/2021

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Job Summary:

Lead and direct employees providing and supporting patient care through the continuum of the surgical process. Develop, assess and improve service plans. Partner with medical staff and administrative leaders to attain key strategic objectives. Meet department cost, quality and service goals.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Develops, assesses and improves service plans to respond to customer expectations and organizational objectives. Develops, implements and monitors standards for clinical and technical excellence. Works collaboratively with WPMG and other medical staff and operations leaders to attain service objectives.

  • Develops and interprets financial, utilization and service quality reports and provides leadership utilizing current and projected data to facilitate decision making. Recruits, hires, orients, leads, manages, develops, disciplines and terminate employees when necessary. Prepares and presents performance evaluations. Establishes staff development and training plans. Monitors progress of skill development.

  • Work collaboratively with Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Washington and other medical staff and operations leaders to attain service objectives.

  • Builds effective communication systems to support the clear flow of information across multiple service locations. Ensures staff awareness of KFHPW, state and Medicare regulations and policies.

  • Organizes, facilitates, coordinates and participates on departmental, division and KFHPW-wide committees and work teams.

Basic Qualifications:


  • Minimum two (2) years of progressive operating room or related clinical or management experience.


  • Bachelors degree in nursing or related field.

License, Certification, Registration

  • Basic Life Support required at hire

  • Registered Nurse License (Washington) required at hire


Additional Requirements:

  • Leadership, communication, interpersonal, customer service and analytical skills.

  • Understanding of financial principles.

  • Proficiency with computer applications and related technology.

  • Ability to work effectively with a diverse client base.


Preferred Qualifications:


  • CNOR or CSSM or CPAN

Primary Location: Washington,Seattle,Capitol Hill South Building Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri Working Hours Start: 08:00 AM Working Hours End: 05:00 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: NUE-WA-04|NUE|Non Union Employee Job Level: Manager with Direct Reports Department: Central Campus South - Med Ofc-Clinc Adm-Speclty Care - 1130 Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

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