Kaiser Permanente Service Director Non RN in Richmond, California

Plans, organizes, directs, evaluates and coordinates outpatient/inpatient services across the continuum of care within a Service Area or within a single medical center. Works with KFHP/H and the Medical Group staff developing strategic plans, providing quality care, cost effective services which are aligned with federal, state, and local regulations.

Essential Functions:

  • Collaborates with other Service Directors / Chiefs of Service in identifying and implementing innovative models and best practices, emphasizing service improvements and cost reduction.

  • Directs development and implementation of quality and utilization standards across the continuum of care to ensure coordinated plans of treatment, customer focused delivery of services and cost effective utilization of necessary services. Ensures compliance with administrative, legal and regulatory requirements of the Health Plan contract and governmental and accrediting agencies.

  • Oversees the development of department standards as identified by regulatory agencies. Develops services that achieve a high level of customer satisfaction with emphasis on customer service, highest standards of quality and innovation. Manages and resolves human resource, labor relations, employee and department safety and risk management issues. May act as site administrator.

  • Utilizes research data to implement clinical changes and the delivery of patient care and member services. Directs the budget and resource allocations. Manages the financial performance and identifies and implements strategies to reduce costs and improve quality of care and services.

  • Kaiser Permanente conducts compensation reviews of positions on a routine basis. At any time, Kaiser Permanente reserves the right to reevaluate and change job descriptions, or to change such positions from salaried to hourly pay status. Such changes are generally implemented only after notice is given to affected employees.

Secondary Functions:

  • This position serves as the strategic operations lead for the Richmond facility, engaging directly with Richmond managers and chiefs of service to optimize operations through PCIS process improvement, as well as effective LMP engagement. The Service Unit Director will also insure interdependent collaboration across departments, and participate in creating a spectacular care experience for our members. In addition to site leadership, the incumbent will also provide on-site leadership to the Surgical Specialties departments.

Basic Qualifications:

Experience

  • Minimum five (5) years of management/program leadership experience required.

Education

  • Bachelor's degree required.

License, Certification, Registration

  • N/A

Additional Requirements:

  • Demonstrated strong interpersonal communication skills.

  • Knowledge of The Joint Commission, and other local, state, and federal regulations.

  • Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum three (3) years of experience in an outpatient care setting.

  • Master's degree preferred.

COMPANY: KAISER

TITLE: Service Director Non RN

LOCATION: Richmond, California

REQNUMBER: 688397

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.