Clinical Practice: Facilitates the provision of safe therapeutic care in a holistic and systematic way to HIV positive patients. Integrates knowledge, skills, and experiences to support clinical management of patients and families throughout the continuum with an emphasis on patient / family education, producing optimal patient outcomes. Teamwork: Communicates effectively and works cooperatively with others. Has respect for and understanding of other clinical disciplines. Uses an integrated approach toward patient outcomes. Quality / Best Practice: Utilizes standards and guidelines, and clinical pathways for delivery of care. Incorporates data and information to continuously improve care and practice to enhance outcomes. Professional Development: Ensures improvements in practice settings by assuming responsibility for self-development in life-long learning. Provides direction and guidance to others regarding practice, serves as resource, preceptor, and mentor. Leadership skills demonstrated in decision making and problem solving. Provides direction and management to direct reports and all employees in department. Handles employee relations and staff development for direct reports. Develop goals and manages fiscal activities of the department.
Experience: Four years of experience in healthcare.
Education: Bachelors degree or equivalent experience in nursing or related field. Masters in Social Work or in a counseling related field.
Licensure: LCSW within 30 days of hire or RN.
Special Skills: Management skills. Effective writing, speaking, interpersonal, and collaboration skills.