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Davita Director, Clinical Services in Denver, Colorado

2800 N Loop WestSuite 800, Houston, Texas, 77092, United States of AmericaNo Brag, Just Fact!Over the last decade, we set out to be the world's greatest dialysiscompany, and over the next decade, we're poised to build the greatesthealthcare community the world has ever seen. When you join the DaVitaVillage, you're joining a winning team. Through our commitment totraining, growth and quality, we consistently achieve superior clinicaloutcomes while giving teammates the opportunity to excel in an award-winningenvironment that enables them to thrive both professionally and personally.GENERAL PURPOSE OF THE JOB:DIRECTOR - CLINICAL SERVICES This position functions as the division'sclinical lead responsible for quality, education and nursing services.Responsible for the implementation of programs to improve patient qualityoutcomes by providing training, education, project management and supportfor the clinical teammates within assigned division.SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for the overall management of thedivision's clinical services team. Supervises clinical services teammateswithin assigned division including the hiring, promotion, discipline,professional development, and discharge of teammates with approval from theDVP and People Services Manager as needed.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The following duties andresponsibilities generally reflect the expectations of this position but arenot intended to be all inclusive.Drive positive DQI trends within the division * Participate in divisional CQIactivities * Monitor and report on AOR investigation process within thedivision * Monitor implementation and report on company initiatives * Identifyissues that require the establishment of clinical Policies and Procedures orrecommend modification to existing policies and procedures * Data collationand reporting as requested Education * Ensure that all new clinical teammatescomplete the appropriate DaVita Prep training program * Ensure the timelycompletion of clinical training * Identify specific training needs within thedivision and implement action plans * Direct the implementation of trainingmaterials/revisions from the national education team * Identify andcommunicate professional development needs and ensure a continuing educationprogram is in place * Direct and provide on-going education support at theclinic level Compliance/Regulatory * Ensure adherence to the DaVitacompliance program * Ensure that DaVita's training programs meet or exceedfederal and/or state requirements * Ensure that proper documentation issubmitted when required to the appropriate regulatory agencies * Provideoversight of the audit process(s) to ensure regulatory compliance andconsistency in approach * Assist in developing action plans and strategies foraddressing deficiencies in partnership with operations management * Ensuredivision's compliance with all laws, regulations and practice guidelinesthat impact nursing practice Management and Leadership * Ensure RightPerson/Right Attitude/Right Job (RPRARJ) within Clinical ServicesSpecialist and Clinical Trainer positions * Provide coaching and leadershipincluding effective performance feedback to Clinical Services Specialists andClinical Trainers * Ensure the team is providing support for and developmentof the clinical preceptors * Participate as a member of the DivisionsOperations Management Team in development of strategic direction for divisionand ensure the development of outcome programs to support the direction *Participate in the divisional operations review process and provide reportswith analysis as requested * Allocate resources according to divisionalpriorities * Develop a collaborative and unified teamMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS (Education, licenses, certifications, andexperience required to fulfill the essential duties, include computer skillsas required): *Bachelors Degree in Nursing required (and licensure in state of residence) * 10 years Dialysis experience required * 3 years in a lea