Nursing Careers at Lifespan

Clinical Manager - Ambulatory Job

Job Number: LPG18420

Job Title: Ambulatory Clinical Manager

Department: LPG Newport Administration - 8053519

Facility: Lifespan Physician Group, Inc. - Newport

Location: Newport, RI

Under the general guidance of the Physician Director, is responsible for translating and supporting the goals, objectives, policies, and procedures of the department. Maintains the standards of nursing practice in the ambulatory care setting in multiple satellite office locations. Has the delegated authority to make decisions in the areas of patient care delivery, human resource management and budgetary development and compliance.


BSN with current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Rhode Island or in the nurse’s primary state of legal residency if that state is a member of the Nurse Licensure Compact. Conformity to the Code of Professional Nurses.

Understanding of the provisions of the Nurse Practice Act of the state of Rhode Island. Current BLS required.

Demonstrated knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and cultural patterns in each step of the care process.


Three or more years of progressively responsible clinical experience and demonstrated basic management skills and to function as a resource to the clinical staff (RN and Medical Assistant).

Familiarity with specific practice type office procedures and terminology highly preferred. Must demonstrate excellent written and oral communication skills and effective prioritization and organizational skills.