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Nurse Manager and Preventative Care Specialist

University of California, Riverside
Riverside, CA
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Job Number 201903119081
Full/Part Time Full Time
Schedule 8AM - 5PM
Salary Commensurate with Experience

Position Information
Student Health Services takes pride in providing excellent service and care for our UCR Students. Student Health facilitates student wellness by providing medical care and a variety of healthcare resources for enhancing health and well being. The Nursing and Preventive Care Manager will provide direct supervision to all nursing and ancillary support staff and will coordinate Student Health Preventive Care Services and directly and with the Nursing team. The Nursing and Preventive Care Manager will work closely with the Chief Physician to analyze, define, manage and coordinate appropriate clinical support in primary care, triage, treatment, travel and immunizations. The Nursing and Preventive Care Manager will also be in charge of programs to meet AAAHC Accreditation and work with the Chief Physician to develop, implement, analyze and evaluate performance improvement programs. The Nursing and Preventive Care Manager may also provide direct nursing care of patients as needed. The Nursing and Preventive Care Manager coordinates and oversees Student Health Preventive Care Services working with the Nursing team. In addition, the Nursing and Preventive Care Manager is responsible for conducting preventive care services as needed. The scope of preventive care includes the Nursing team working with individual patients, evaluating laboratory and other test results and current health behaviors to assess the need for lifestyle modifications and counsels individual patients on healthful lifestyle and behavior changes and provides encouragement and motivation. The Nursing and Preventive Care Manager collaborates with Student Health and Health & Wellness Services partners in health promotion projects. Please note: Successful candidates that advance to an on-campus interview will be required to give a presentation

Education Requirements

Bachelor's degree in related field Required
Master's in Health Administration, Nursing Administration or equivalent Preferred
BSN degree or equivalent Preferred


Current and valid California State RN license Required


CPR certification Required

Minimum 5 years working in ambulatory care, primary care, urgent care or emergency care Required
Experience with Point and Click Preferred
Significant experience managing clinical programs, advanced knowledge of health care delivery systems, clinical operations and strategic planning in health care environment Required
Significant experience as a nursing manager , hiring, training, scheduling, evaluating nursing and ancillary staff. Experience developing and implementing clinical policies and procedures Required
Experience working in College Health Preferred
6 - 10 years of related experience Required
Previous supervisory/managerial experience Preferred

Special Conditions
Special ConditionRequirement
Must have supervisory/management training in large healthcare setting Required
Must pass reference check, pre-hiring credentialing process and pre-hiring criminal history background checks Required

Minimum Requirements
Broad clinical skills in providing and supervising the appropriate medical care to patients
Must be computer literate
Effective communication and interpersonal skills to interact with patients, staff members, and other members of the medical community
Solid knowledge of supervising a medical care unit
Knowledge of leadership and supervision of nursing staff
Knowledge of electronic/medical record systems
Solid knowledge of patient need and care assessment
Knowledge of the principles and practice of management and supervision
Proficiency in health science content skills to personally conduct health education programs on multiple sugjects including weight management, physical fitness, stree management, nutrition education, smoking cessation, etc
Must possess excellent oral and written communications. Strong working experience with EMR
Must be able to handle difficult, sensitive and confidential situations tactfully

Preferred Qualifications
Ability to build and maintain strong working relationships with other entities on campus engaged in health promotion and education efforts

Demonstrate strong program planning skills and ability to develop and faciliate team based efforts. Ability to work effectively in a large, complex organization, and exercise independent judgement and creative thinking

Additional Informations
In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history, and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.

UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the country boasting several key rankings of which we are extremely proud.

    • UC Riverside was included in the (August 2018) edition of The Princeton Review's "The Best 382 Colleges."

    • Shanghai Jiao Tong University (August 2017) Academic Ranking of World Universities ranked UC Riverside among the top 151 institutions. This survey bills itself as "the most trustworthy precursor of global rankings of the world's top 500 universities."

    • In 2016, UCR was recognized for graduation rate success by the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) for achieving near parity across racial-ethnic, socio-economic, and gender boundaries

    • UCR ranks among the Top 15 Public Research Universities in the nation, as identified by the 2017 Washington Monthly

    • In 2017, two separate reports from the Education Trust celebrated UCR as a national leader for African American and Latino student success. UCR was one of just three schools to be named top-performing institutions in both reports and the only California campus recognized among 18 top-performing colleges and universities in the nation for high black student graduation rates

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

For information about our generous employee benefits package, visit: Employee Benefits Overview

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Posted: 2019-04-13 Expires: 2019-05-13

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