At Almost Home Kids, our mission is to provide transitional care in a home-like setting to children with complicated health needs, training for their families and respite care.
Almost Home Kids is a short-term community based pediatric healthcare facility that brings together Medical Professionals, Recreational Volunteers, Community Providers, Sponsors, Donors, Friends, Corporate and Civic Partners. AHK is licensed by the Department of Public Health.
The Almost Home Kids Manager collaborates with other leaders and teams to ensure the delivery of excellent patient care for patients at Almost Home Kids. Creates a work environment that engages staff in the attainment of department and organizational goals. Understands and integrates into the delivery of patient care, the needs of the neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, and adult patient in regards to their growth and development process. Actively supports continuous improvement in safety, quality, and patient experience, through behavior modeling and by provision of work environment conducive to attaining these goals.
Completion of a bachelor's degree from an approved School of Nursing.
RN licensure in the state of Illinois.
Basic Life Support certification.
Pediatric Advanced Life Support certification.
Minimum of 3-5 years’ progressively more responsible experience in a healthcare environment, with at least one year experience in pediatrics in order to possesses a broad knowledge of issues, trends, practices, and systems related to pediatric healthcare delivery.
National certification relevant to area of responsibility required within 12 months of hire.
Demonstrates excellent leadership skills, ability to collaborate; excellent written and verbal communication skills; excellent organizational skills; entry level understanding of budgeting and monitoring/analyzing variance from budget; and hospital information systems.
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