DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC HEALTH CLINIC SERVICES
Monthly Salary Range: $12,368 – $15,033
The Contra Costa County Health Services Department is offering an excellent employment opportunity for qualified individuals interested in the Director, Public Health Clinic Services position. The department currently has one vacancy in the Public Health clinical services operations of the Public Health Division located in Concord, CA. You may be required to occasionally travel to different locations throughout Contra Costa County.
Under general direction, the Director, Public Health Clinic Services, plans, organizes and directs the program activities, administrative duties and the management of case management and clinical programs within the division. This position will work collaboratively with other Health Services Divisions.
Public Health Clinic Services provides a variety of low or no-cost services in our health centers, mobile clinics and at public schools in Contra Costa County.
We are looking for someone who is:
A creative problem solver. You will be addressing both urgent, new, and long-lasting challenges.
Persistent. You will be responsible for working effectively during challenging situations while remaining calm and diplomatic.
Supportive. You will be providing appropriate training, guidance, delegation and coaching to staff.
A strong communicator. You will be responsible for communicating relevant changes and updates of information related to the scope of clinical services to both internal and external partners.
A skilled planner. You will be maximizing program effectiveness through strategic vision, planning and partnership.
What you will typically be responsible for:
Program planning, organizing and directing the activities of clinical and case management staff and programs within the Public Health division
Serving as a technical expert and liaison with local healthcare providers and health department staff
Training, supervising and instructing program staff
Evaluating staff performance
A few reasons you might love this job:
You will be part of a dynamic team working to improve health outcomes and empower local communities
There are unique opportunities to collaborate with internal and external partners
You will be part of developing program services to meet an evolving community need and engaging in quality improvement efforts to enhance current service delivery
A few challenges you might face in this job:
Demands and needs of the program can change rapidly
Work can be time-sensitive and stressful at times
Conflicts can arise where good communication and interpersonal skills are needed
Analyzing & Interpreting Data: Drawing meaning and conclusions from quantitative or qualitative data
Adaptability: Responding positively to change and modifying behavior as the situation requires
Legal & Regulatory Navigation: Understanding, interpreting and ensuring compliance with laws and regulations
Safety Focus: Showing vigilance and care in identifying and addressing health risks and safety hazards
Action & Results Focused (Taking Initiative): Initiating tasks and focusing on accomplishment
Displaying Ownership and Accountability: Holding self and others accountable for measurable high-quality, timely and cost-effective results
Professional Integrity & Ethics: Displaying honesty, adherence to principles and personal accountability
Oral Communication: Engaging effectively in dialogue
Professional Impact: Presenting self as a positive representative of the organization
Managing Performance: Ensuring superior individual and group performance
Writing: Communicating effectively in writing
Strategic Thinking & Perspective: Evaluating immediate actions in context of achieving long range objective
License Required: Candidates must possess a valid license as a Registered Nurse issued by the State of California.
Certification: Candidates must possess and maintain a valid certificate as a Public Health Nurse issued by the state of California.
Education: Possession of a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from an accredited college or university.
Experience: Five years of full-time or its equivalent experience as a Public Health Nurse, or Registered Nurse performing Case Management. At least three years of the experience should have been in a supervisory capacity.
· Experience using Microsoft Teams, Zoom and Skype
· Experience in managing, directing and supervising professional and line staff
· Experiencing in managing multi-disciplinary teams
· Experience using electronic health records
Closing Date: July 1, 2022
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Equal Opportunity Employer
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