This classification is governed by a negotiated labor contract and is subject to union shop provisions. For more information about union shop provisions, visit Union Information
The Medical Specialties Clinic at UW Medical Center has an exciting opportunity for an experienced nurse to join their leadership team. This position provides leadership for clinical and administrative functions. Establishes and maintains credibility as leader of day-to-day operations of the clinic. Develops, coordinates, and maintains various work processes that ensure successful daily clinical function. Monitors efficient personnel schedules to streamline clinic services. Promotes effective communication among staff and patients to assure optimal patient outcomes. Identifies staff and resource problems and takes necessary steps toward problem resolution. As directed, leads hiring processes for medical assistants, RNs, office/student assistants; interviews and makes recommendations for hire. Assists with planning, and implements orientation and educational programs for staff.
As a teaching hospital and research center, we're deeply committed to the enhancement of care for our patients-as well as the professional growth of our staff. As a testament to this commitment, we're proud to be recognized with Magnet Hospital status by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. In fact, we were the first hospital to receive this designation. We're also consistently named one of the nation's best hospitals, as reported by U.S. News and World Report.
Such national recognition attests to our commitment to high-quality care, and to the outstanding professionalism and skill that exists at UWMC. As a registered nurse (RN), you can be a part of this highly skilled team, working within a culture that is both innovative and collaborative. Here, you will work in tandem with physicians and other health care practitioners to provide superior, award-winning nursing care. In short, you will not only follow best practice, you will create it!
Position requires BSN, at least two years of current nursing experience and leadership experience; experience in an outpatient setting preferred.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergra...duate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.