Neonatal Intensive Care Unit NICU Nurse Manager

A wonderful and exceptional career opportunity for Nurse Manager of NICU Neonatal Intensive Care Unit is now available with a prestigious non profit medical center in coastal, warm and beautiful Southern California.

The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Nurse Manager will work in a hospital that has nationally recognized, acclaimed programs and centers of excellence. The hospital has grown from a community setting to a major research center and teaching hospital that pioneers procedures that save lives and alleviate pain and suffering.

The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit NICU Nurse Manager will be part of a team that embraces diversity with multicultural population and its international reputation and patient base, the hospital employs almost 2,000 employees and has almost 700 physicians on its medical staff. Together the medical staff and employees speak over 50 languages/dialects.

Reporting to the Nurse Director of Perinatal Services, the Manager of NICU will be managing 20 bed level III NICU. The infants in this unit may require ventilation with conventional, jet, oscillator, or NCPAP ventilation. Nitric Oxide may also be used in this unit. PDA ligation, laser eye surgery for ROP and bronchoscopy are a few procedures that are performed in the NICU. Procedures not performed are ECMO and cardiac invasive procedure or surgery.

The NICU Nurse Manager will work in the unit that has a transport team to facilitate acceptance of Level II & III infants from surrounding hospitals. Safe Patient Handling Equipment located on each unit or available to each to unit to assist staff to safely and appropriately mobilize patients including repositioning in bed, ambulating, lateral transferring or transferring to chair/commode.

The Nurse Manager of NICU will ensure the department's effective operation on both internal functions and the integration into the organization's overall operation. The NICU Nurse Manager will help to create an environment or culture that enables the hospital to fulfill its mission and meet or exceed its goals and also to promote positive atmosphere.

The hospital is located in a strategic location of Southern California with lots of fun activities. The hospital will also offer excellent salary range and comprehensive benefits packages.  Join now!