Are you ready to bring your expert clinical competencies and leadership abilities to a world-class facility recognized as top ten in the United States? Do you have a passion for the highest clinical quality and patient happiness? Then please respond to this dynamic opportunity available with one of the best places to work in Southern California! We would be happy to hear from you.
We are seeking a highly professional, skilled and compassionate Associate Director to join our state-of-the-art Comprehensive Transplant Center. You can look forward to a supportive environment with colleagues who are the very best in their field.
The Comprehensive Transplant Center offers high quality extended life and quality of life to adults and children who need a new organ. In addition, our world-renowned team provides diagnosis and treatment where transplantation is not an option or not required.
As the Associate Director, you will be responsible for the daily planning, organizing, directing, and controlling of the daily operations, research and clinical practice in the Comprehensive Transplant Center(Abdominals & Lung). You will function as a leader and an expert professional practitioner. You will assume responsibility and accountability for the expert application of the nursing process and the delivery of patient care.
You will work with Comprehensive Transplant leadership to ensure optimal levels and continuous improvement of clinical and service quality, compliance with state and federal laws, accreditation, regulatory agency standards, and licensure requirements.
You will ensure patient safety, participate in patient engagement initiatives, champion employee engagement, provide adequate staffing, collaborate with other departments in cross functional process improvement and maintains constructive collegial relations with service line, division, and clinical/support medical staff.
You will assume fiscal responsibility for the unit including budget preparation, labor and supply cost management, and revenue enhancement.
Demonstrate exemplary leadership, educational, and management skills to direct and supervise the performance of the staff in the department.
Identify safety concerns and institute measures to provide a safe environment.
Guide staff in meeting customer's needs and being consistent with the Medical Center's philosophy, mission, vision and strategic plan and The Plan for Provision of Patient Care, The Performance Improvement Plan and Professional Organization Standards.
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research... and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.