This growing health care system in Eastern Washington is actively interviewing for an Administrative Nursing Director to oversee a service line containing Obstetrics (OB), Women’s Services and Children’s Services. Join this trusted hospital, and lead a strong team of caregivers as they support bringing new, cherished lives into the world.
A fulfilling role awaits the new Obstetrics Nursing Director at this respected hospital. You’ll take administrative-level control a premier women’s services line and family birthing center. Touting an impressive patient safety rating, multiple Center of Excellence ratings, and radiologic / mammographic accreditations, this medical center is a trusted partner in the community.
Reporting to the Chief Nursing Officer (CNO), the Women’s and Children’s Nursing Director will serve as executive council on matters concerning Obstetrics, Neonatal Nursery, Labor & Delivery, and Birthing health services. Working in collaboration with experts from the finance department you’ll develop, maintain, and evaluate an effective annual budget. Working with the Director of Emergency Services and Admitting department, you’ll help evaluate policy and procedure for efficient triage of peripartum patients. Within your administrative duties, you’ll also find many opportunities to implement and re-envision Lean Process improvements to drive efficiencies.
The Women’s & Children’s Services Nursing Director will serve as a clinical expert for an amazing group of Labor & Deliver Registered Nurses, Antepartum and Postpartum RNs, RNC-OB Obstetrics (OB) Nurses, and Women’s Health support staff. Supporting the Nursing Director, are two Peripartum Nursing Supervisors who specialize in L&D departmental operations and clinical care. Developing, leading, and evaluating educational initiatives and performance recognition programs are just the tip of the iceberg for this very attractive position.
The Administrative Nursing Director will take oversight of the clinical and operational duties in this busy Obstetrics department. You’ll get to serve as a mentor and leader to an amazing family of nursing and support staff, as well as a sponsor and collaborator on education initiatives. Encompassing both sides of this coin, the Director will be an advocate for improving patient satisfaction and nursing quality at every step. Working with other department leaders, financial leaders, and physician leaders, you’ll have opportunities to address periodic budgets and play a large role in optimizing department operations.
Located among the fertile valleys and beautiful mountains of Eastern Washington, the Director of Women’s and Children’s Services will discover a wonderful place to live and work. An affordable cost of living, amazing schools, and a tight knit community of neighbors await you. For those who like the outdoors life, you’ll find hiking, biking, kayaking, and skiing opportunities around every evergreen studded corner. You’ll be a short drive away from the Greater Seattle area, so if you ever need a dose of city lights and action, it’ll be easy to attain.
Supported by a progressive and experienced leadership team, the Administrative Nursing Director will serve the mission, vision, and values of this health system. You’ll work in a complex and challenging role, and you’ll be rewarded with a competitive compensation and generous benefits package.