Assistant Nurse Manager of Labor and Delivery

A reputable 400 bed hospital in sunny, warm and coastal Southern California is very excited to announce the search for a qualified Nurse Assistant Manager of Labor and Delivery Services to add to the expanding Maternal Child Health department.

The Nurse Assistant Manager of Perinatal Services will work with a hospital that is part of a stable and growing non profit health system. The hospital provides patient-centered, economical health services with a special concern for the sick poor and their families. The acute care hospital has six community-based health clinics with the largest and busiest private emergency trauma center in the community.

In collaboration with the Nursing Director of Perinatal Service, the Assistant Nurse Manager of Labor and Delivery will develop, implement, coordinate, and evaluate the delivery of nursing care services in units under his/her responsibility. The Assistant Nurse Manager of L&D will ensure the delivery of quality nursing care to patients and families.

The Nurse Assistant Manager of L&D will hold responsibility for the daily operations of the department: productivity, competencies, payroll, scheduling and assist the director with budgeting. The Perinatal Nurse Assistant Manager may be pulled into direct patient care so they must have clinical expertise with vaginal deliveries as well as awareness of high risk deliveries.

The Labor and Delivery Nurse Assistant Manager will be supported by a highly collaborative team, well trained and tenured staff of 150 FTEs. The Assistant Manager of Labor and Delivery will be responsible for a busy and fast paced 20 Labor and Delivery rooms with 9 Antepartum beds department delivering approximately 7,000 babies with 775 babies cared for in the state-of-the-art Neonatal Intensive Care Center.

The hospital is located in a strategic area with great schools and fun activities. The hospital also offers great competitive salary and benefit packages.