Duties and Responsibilities: The Foothill-De Anza Community College District is currently accepting applications for the management position of Health Services Clinic Director, De Anza College.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE POSITION INCLUDE:
Reporting to the Dean of Student Development, provides leadership for the student health services clinic. The responsibilities of the Director of Health Services include but are not limited to: planning, developing and implementing comprehensive health care services and activities designed to facilitate the physical and emotional well being of students thereby improving retention and academic success.
The Clinic Director, Health Services supervises an administrative assistant, clinic nurse, evening clinic nurse, health services assistant, part-time TEA clinic nurses, and a nurse practitioner. The Clinic Director, Health Services is responsible for monitoring the program budget and plans, developing and implementing a comprehensive program for clinical health services, including current standards of practice in medicine; nursing; staff management, licensed lab and hazardous waste management; and insurance issues. Oversee the day-to-day operations of student health services clinic and staff. Establish training procedures for new employees.
The following duties and responsibilities are typical but not limited to the following:
Train, supervise, and evaluate the performance of assigned staff;
interview and select employees and recommend transfers,
reassignment, termination, and disciplinary actions.
Assess, diagnose and treat common physical illnesses and injuries
within certified Nurse Practitioner scope of practice. Deliver
emergency response and crisis intervention. Make appropriate
referral and facilitate access to private and community health
resources. Implement current community health principles of
communicable disease, epidemiology, prevention and control.
Prescribe medications within scope of practice.
Perform health services and screenings, administer PPD tests,
immunizations, and flu shots. Perform pregnancy tests, provide
health related counseling, and administer ECP. Refill birth control
prescriptions, and other contraceptives. Assist with the development
and preparation of the annual preliminary budget; control and
authorize expenditures in accordance with established limitations for
the health clinic component of the department. Review and
approve purchase orders, travel requests, invoices, requisitions and
employee time reports.