Nurse Director of Maternal Health Services

A Magnet designated acute-care hospital located in central Vermont is now searching for an experienced Nurse Director of Maternal Health Services to join their accredited healthcare team.

This hospital is regionally known for providing high quality patient-centered care to the surrounding communities for over the past century. This state-of-the-art medical facility is home to roughly 150 licensed beds and performs services for more than 35 medical and surgical specialties. The Nurse Director of Maternal Child Services will be joining a health system that is proud to care for more than 30,000 emergency department visits, 300+ births, and nearly 7,000 inpatient admissions each year.

The Nurse Director of Maternity Health Services will join an award-winning women and children’s health service line that is known as a National Safe Sleep Hospital. The Nurse Director will lead a department that boasts all private labor and delivery rooms, private postpartum rooms, a special care nursery, and specific educational programs designed to prepare parents and babies for their new lives at home. The Nurse Director will lead a team of experienced obstetric nurses, certified nurse midwives, patient care technicians, and others.

The Nurse Director will be responsible for all administrative and clinical functions within the maternal health service line. The Nurse Director will lead a team of ~50 FTE’s and oversee the personnel development, regulatory compliance and professional standards, and works collaboratively with unit managers to ensure quality patient centered care. The Nurse Director must have a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited school of nursing, Master’s degree preferred. Prior experience leading a women’s and childrens health service line is required.

This hospital is located in a central region of Vermont that is known to offer its residents a dense urban feel where most residents own their homes. This area also offers numerous bars, coffee shops, restaurants, and exciting places to explore.

This respectable healthcare facility is prepared to offer a competitive salary including a suitable benefit package.