Grinnell Chamber

Director of Health Services

Full time
Posted: 11/03/2021
Grinnell, IA
Human Resources

Description

The Director of Health Services coordinates and provides health services for Grinnell College students under the medical supervision of a contracted medical director (MD). This college health professional ensures the highest level of health care for students, which includes providing supervision to four registered nurses. The Director will provide triage, evaluation and direct care and treatment of students when necessary, work with local health partners to coordinate care for students, coordinate health education outreach, serve as an active Student Affairs leader and campus colleague in assessing student needs, consult with staff/faculty and family members, shape policy, and lead the overall health services department, program, and budget. Must have knowledge and skills for the varied roles of advocate, consultant, direct care provider, collaborator, educator, and manager. 

Requirements

  • Seven years or more experience working as an RN, ARNP or Physician’s Assistant
  • Experience in primary care nursing setting, including patient education required, college health services experience or emergency room experience highly preferred
  •  Well developed clinical and diagnostic skills
  • Proven capability of providing highest standard of health care to a diverse clientele
  • Demonstrated supervisory and leadership skills
  • Knowledge of and commitment to the application of the highest standards of legal and ethical principles
  • Experience in written and electronic forms of data collection and management
  • Experience working with an EMR, preferably Point N Click
  • Well-developed written and oral communication skills

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