Clinical Nurse Supervisor

Connecticut, US
14 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
14 Dec 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

University Job Title

Clinical Nurse Supervisor

Bargaining Unit

None - Not included in the union (Yale Union Group)

Time Type

Full time

Duration Type


Compensation Grade

Clinical & Research

Compensation Grade Profile

Clinical Nurse Supervisor (23)

Work Location

Medical School Campus

Worksite Address

40 Temple Street Temple Medical Center
New Haven, CT 06510

Work Week

Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)

Searchable Job Family

Administration, Clinical

Total # of hours to be worked:


Position Focus:

Supervise the delivery of patient care and administration of services for Yale Medicine Administration clinics in Temple Medical Center. Supervising a staff of 16+ Certified Ophthalmic Technicians supporting a practice with more than 20 physicians.

Essential Duties:

  • Evaluate the quality and effectiveness of patient care and nursing services in multi-specialty physician practices.
  • Assign responsibilities and duties as related to appropriate licensure and experience of staff member.
  • Evaluate staff performance based on professional practice standards and development.
  • Conduct performance evaluations and implement corrective actions in order to promote a productive and healthy work environment. Interview, hire, and train clinical staff.
  • Ensure all clinical staff maintains required training skills.
  • Responsible for operating within approved budget.
  • Obtain and assess vital signs, patient history, medications and other pertinent demographic information and log all data into records according to practice policy and standards.
  • Evaluate and present patient history and diagnosis to physician using concise and accurate verbal communication.
  • Assure all procedures for maintaining patient confidentiality are maintained per HIPAA guidelines.
  • Provide patient education about various health care topics and medications.
  • May perform other duties as assigned

Required Education and Experience

Bachelor degree and three years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Required Skill/Ability 1:

Demonstrated effective strong management experience utilizing proven supervisory skills among multiple disciplines.

Required Skill/Ability 2:

Superior interpersonal skills to interact professionally and with exceptional customer service to patients, staff and physicians.

Required Skill/Ability 3:

Strong verbal and written communication skills with proven ability to successfully communicate the objectives, practices and mission of the organization.

Required Skill/Ability 4:

Experience in outpatient clinics.

Required Skill/Ability 5:

Strong organizational skills with proven ability to manage and implement organizational change on a regular basis.

Preferred Education, Experience and Skills:

Experience in outpatient ophthalmology clinics.

Required Licenses or Certifications

Registered Nurse in the State of Connecticut.

Drug Screen


Health Screening


Background Check Requirements

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Posting Disclaimer

The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the essential functions that will be required of the position and should not be construed as a declaration of specific duties and responsibilities of the particular position. Employees will be assigned specific job-related duties through their hiring departments.

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