Director of Health Services

TITLE OF POSITION:

 Director of Health Services

STATUS:

 Full-time

DEPARTMENT:

Health Services

QUALIFICATIONS:

-Current licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner

-Five years of experience in a clinical health care environment, administrative experience preferred

-Current CPR certification

-Extensive health care knowledge, especially of the areas that are typical for the college-age population

-Excellent oral and written communication skills

EDUCATION REQUIRED:

Graduate of an accredited college of nursing and an accredited family/adult nurse practitioner program; Master of Science in Nursing

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsible for the strategic planning, development of goals and objectives, and the implementation and evaluation of student focused health care within the
University. The Director ensures compliance with applicable regulatory requirements, establishes policies and procedures, hires and supervises the
Health Center staff, administers the department budget, orders and maintains
medical supplies, plans and implements immunization and educational programs
and advocates for the overall health and well-being of the students. The Director will work closely with the Philadelphia Department of Public Health (PDPH) to conduct annual Point of Dispensing emergency drills and report communicable diseases as required by the county.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES:

Qualified candidates should provide a cover letter, resume and the name and contact information of three professional references via email to HealthServicesJobs@philau.edu.  

STARTING DATE:

 July 2014

POSTING DATE:

 May 2014

Philadelphia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.