ASSISTANT UNIT DIRECTOR - BIRTH CENTER

Location: California - San Francisco
Duration: Full Time
Job ID: 23547825
Contact: Wendy Harris    Call: 214-632-5331
Practice Type:   Hospital
Job Salary:   Competitive
Job Posted: 09/21/2022

ASSISTANT UNIT DIRECTOR - BIRTH CENTER - 23547825

ASSISTANT UNIT DIRECTOR - BIRTH CENTER

The Assistant Unit Director is involved in ensuring optimal patient outcomes through effective leadership and / or provision of patient care delivery in the Birth Center at the hospital.  Promotes environment for a shared voice in nursing practice and exchange of ideas to continually improve nursing and patient care outcomes. Accountable for the quality, safety, and cost-effectiveness of patient care. Consults and collaborates with other health care professionals to coordinate the management of patient care. Serves as a resource to staff, physicians, students and others. 

This position is a Monday - Friday, 10 hour night shift position.


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing or higher level degree of nursing education
  • Minimum of two years of experience in Labor and Delivery
  • Demonstrated hospital management skills, with progressive expertise in patient care services. Knowledge to manage disaster incidents, critical events and ability to problem solve with critical thinking skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills to create and maintain a climate for effective communication and collaborative decision making.
  • Knowledge of relevant healthcare information technology and patient care workflows and processes.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of relevant regulatory requirements, as well as related legislative, accreditation, licensing and compliance environments.

 

License/Certification:

  • Active Registered Nurse licensure in the State of California
  • Active American Heart Association CPR Certification
  • Active American Heart Association NRP Certification

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong leadership, fiscal and operations management skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with physicians, management and staff from all disciplines. Ability to create and maintain a goal-oriented climate of teamwork, collaboration and consistent achievement of objectives.
  • Master's Degree in Nursing

 

Skills and Certifications:

CA RN license
Active AHA BLS
Active AHA NRP
Bachelor's of Science in Nursing
Minimum of two years of RN experience in Labor and Delivery