This position will support the 5 year road map pain initiative and oversee the APNS on the Anesthesia Pain team .
Manages the daily functions of complex outpatient clinic operations in the Department of Anesthesia and with an interdisciplinary team. Supervises, manages, and recruits Advanced Practice Providers in department/division office and/or other outpatient clinic locations. Works with multidisciplinary team of physicians, faculty, and staff to maintain an environment that encourages customer service and promotes employee satisfaction. Promotes integration and development of research infrastructure to help build a Pain Center of Excellence. Collaborates with leadership to help guide and develop long-term strategy and growth of pain program through tracking of clinical, usage, and other identified metrics. Assists with preparation and analysis of financial and statistical information to aid in decision-making. Actively supports Lurie Children’s continuous improvement in safety, quality and customer service, through behavior modeling and by provision of work environment conducive to attaining these goals. Provides support to the Advanced Practice Providers and nursing staff promoting the advancement of the nursing profession. Provides professional development opportunities for APP staff; evaluates individual performance planning and improvement.