The Advanced Practice Provider (APP) Manager is a licensed physician assistant (PA) or advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) who is responsible for providing clinical care for patients as well as providing direct oversight and coordination of services provided by APPs and other healthcare personnel across multiple sections/service lines of a department. This includes but is not limited to: recruitment and onboarding, training and performance oversight, professional development and day-to-day operations and troubleshooting for all members of the healthcare team assigned to the APP Manager. In addition to direct managerial oversight, this individual will be responsible for collaborating with the Department Chair, Section Directors, Department Administrator or other assigned department leadership to create, promote and evaluate departmental/section clinical and administrative priorities including budget. This individual should be given at minimum, 0.2FTE protected administrative time (dependent on the number of direct reports) and may also be responsible for scheduling, alignment of department quality & safety initiatives, research coordination and development of department policies and procedures. The individual who holds this position will exemplify the Rush mission, vision and values and act in accordance with the policies, procedures, guidelines of Rush, including the Rush University Medical Group Customer Service standards. Successful candidates will also meet all other state and federal regulatory practice and accreditation standards.
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Rush University Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or Protected Veteran status.
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