Sign In
 [New User? Sign Up]
Mobile Version

Nurse Supervisor/Medical Support Supervisor - (17974)

Universal Health Services

Job Code:
Universal Health Services
Apply on the Company Site
  • Save Ad
  • Email Friend
  • Print
  • Research Salary

Job Details

Deltek Talent Management - Nurse Supervisor/Medical Support Supervisor - (17974)

Job Details

Nurse Supervisor/Medical Support Supervisor - (17974)

Facility Name
Michael's House
PALM SPRINGS, CA 92262 US (Primary)
Career Area
Behavioral Health - Support Staff
Job Description

Foundations Recovery Network (FRN) is the premier provider of integrated treatment for co-occurring addiction and mental health concerns, offering residential and outpatient services nationwide. At each facility, we focus on patient-centered care and an individualized approach, upholding a high standard of innovative treatment and compassionate attention to each patient’s needs. We are committed to providing and promoting evidence-based treatment for individuals with co-occurring disorders through clinical services, education, and research. Our purpose is to create lifetime relationships for long-term recovery. Everything we do is designed to support recovery in a comprehensive way, addressing the needs of the whole person—physically, emotionally, mentally, and spiritually. We provide the foundation; you build the life.


Michael’s House Treatment Center is a refuge of healing and recovery nestled at the base of the San Jacinto Mountains in Palm Springs, California. For many years, our warm, welcoming atmosphere has provided individuals with the support, compassion, and education designed to treat their specific recovery needs. With a wealth of expertise, our caring treatment team members empower you to reach your recovery goals and find the healthy, wholesome, and fulfilling life that you deserve.


FRN is currently seeking a Nursing Supervisor/Medical Support Supervisor, to supervise Medical Assistants, providing and monitor scheduling of Medical providers, monitor and track provider certification (CPR, license, liability insurance) for compliance.  Monitor and track documentation to ensure quality and timeliness.  Tracking Buprenorphine per provider per state regulations.  Assist with provider billing.  Attend medical provider meetings, training new nursing department staff. Facilitating groups.  Supports Nursing Supervisors at all centers.  Other duties as assigned. The ideal candidate will have the ability to inspire our clients’ confidence in our staff and the FRN Model of Treatment, by exhibiting high levels of both knowledge and compassion. 


Do you have a passion for working with patients with co-occurring disorders and chemical dependence?  Do you want to be part of team of highly skilled individuals, driven by the goal of helping others, through life-changing recovery?  Do you have the desire to serve as a Brand Ambassador to FRN? If so, then this role might be exactly what you’ve been looking for!  This position will be located at Foundations Recovery Network’s facility, Michael’s House, located in Palm Springs, California.


Job Requirements

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assists in coordinating medical provider scheduling
  • Assists with coordinating Tele-psychiatry scheduling and filling doctors’ orders
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Supervises and evaluates the performance of Medical Assistants and/or nurses as needed
  • Communicates with consulting medical providers to coordinate care with appropriate medical care as necessary and documents all referrals
  • Assures medical provider licenses and certification comply with laws, regulation, and professional standards of practice, and tracks the renewal of TB, CPR, CAQH, DEA and other certifications as required by law or by company policy.
  • Approves and audits medical record documentation methods for nursing and medical care.
  • Provides patient education regarding medications
  • Facilitates Psycho-Educational Groups
  • Supports nursing teams at all centers in any and all functions as needed
  • Meets quality, quantity and timeliness of expectations of accuracy, completeness, volume consistent with peers and relative to time in position, completing work as scheduled, demonstrating self-paced performance and adjusting priorities as needed and is responsive to feedback.
  • Provides new hire staff training regarding policies and procedures.
  • Scheduling employee evaluations, audits and chart reviews, staff meetings, and participates with other supervisors in various departments to improve consumer care, pass downs and crisis management.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to inspire client confidence in the FRN Staff and the FRN Model of Treatment.
  • Ability to consistently demonstrate through conduct and communications the stability required to effectively assist patients and their family members through the FRN Model of Treatment.
  • Ability to build relationships with diverse individuals and groups.
  • Understands need for and maintains appropriate confidentiality at all times when interacting with patients, residents, families, visitors, referral sources and all other contacts.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills required.
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment with demonstrated ability to juggle multiple competing tasks and demands
  • Must have general knowledge of a variety of computer software applications in work processing, spreadsheets, and presentations (MS Work, Excel, and PowerPoint).
  • Must have general knowledge of ASAM Criteria and ICD-10 coding
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to prioritize workload and meet deadlines.
  • Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness and monitors own work to ensure quality.
  • Understanding of diverse cultures and gender specific issues and the ability to incorporate needs of gender and culturally diverse groups into the organization.
  • Demonstrates a broad base of knowledge in psychiatric and addiction treatment and administration
  • Must be able to successfully work in a fast-paced environment with multiple competing tasks and demands
  • Ability to train and develop staff competence in the FRN System of Care (SOC) Treatment.
  • Provide leadership and team building skills-sets as needed
  • Demonstrate proficiency in managing provider schedules, supervision systems, HR staffing guidelines, payroll and training.
  • Proficiency implementing and measuring quality of departmental guidelines, including outcomes, updates and development of new guidelines.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of State licensure and CARF requirements



  • Education: College, Bachelors preferred
  • Licensure: Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN), LPT or Registered Nurse (RN) required
  • Licensed or certified as a chemical dependency counselor, or registered to become licensed or certified, within 90 days of hire
  • Experience: 5+ years working within a medical facility preferred , preferably alcohol and drug treatment/mental health or 3 years working within Foundations Recovery Network
  • Leadership/management/supervisory experience: 3 years preferred
  • General knowledge of a variety of computer software applications in work processing, spreadsheets, and presentations (MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).


Work Environment and Physical Demands

  • Sits, stands, bends, lifts and moves intermittently during work hours
  • Must be able to lift, push, pull and/or move up to 40 pounds.
  • Position requires work on the computer requiring manual dexterity and visual acuity.
  • Due to the 24/7 operational demands, must be available after normal working hours and on holidays to manage emergencies that may rise.


If you meet the above requirements and are looking for a rewarding career, please take a moment to share your background and experience with us by applying online.  FRN offers competitive compensation, commensurate with experience, and benefits programs including medical, dental, life insurance, and 401K.


FRN is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at FRN via email, the Internet, or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of FRN.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by FRN as a result of the referral or through other means.




Apply on the Company Site
Back to search results
Powered ByLogo

Browse Jobs by Category

Featured Jobs[ View All ]

Featured Employers [ View All ]