The RN Clinic Team Lead is responsible for facilitating, coordinating, and evaluating clinic activities for the provision of quality patient care in the new UAB Medicine Gastroenterology Clinic at Baptist Medical Center South. The RN Clinic Team Lead works directly with 3 Gastroenterologists and reports to the Director of Practice Operations. She/he will serve as the team leader and direct supervisor to the clinical staff. The RN Clinic Team Lead demonstrates the consistent ability to act as a role model by providing direction in the application of the nursing process, quality improvement standards, organizational and department goals and objectives in accordance with corporate policies and procedures. Responsible for direct, individualized, goal directed patient care under the supervision of Physicians, providing care as outlined by the UAB Medicine Multispecialty Clinic leadership. The RN Clinic Team Lead ensures that staffing levels, training, equipment, and staff oversight is maintained at optimal levels and thereby maximizes patient throughput and patient experience. Oversees the care management team response to patient and referring physician calls, pre-authorization process, procedure scheduling, medication refills and patient questions. Performs annual staff evaluations for all clinical employees, and assists Director with employee discipline and related activities.
Day time position, Mon - Friday, no holidays, no weekends.
License / Certification required: current AL RN licensure