Senior Nursing Director Perinatal Services

An extraordinary and unique position has recently become available for an Senior Director of Nursing to oversee its Perinatal and Children’s Services. Join a well-known and established healthcare system, and lead a devoted team of RNs in one of the Seattle Area’s top tier hospitals.

This is an exciting opportunity for a Nurse Executive who knows the ins and outs of maintaining large, complex service lines, and knows how to provide collaborative leadership. In this role, you will manage a vibrant and busy birthing center that offers an award winning high-risk pregnancy program, a dozen delivery rooms, over 10 Level III NICU beds and a large postpartum unit with private and semi/private rooms that focus on skin to skin. As you will find, the Senior Director of Nursing will oversee an established and extensive Women and Children’s Service Line that has been recognized by UNICEF as a Baby Friendly Hospital, and is consistently awarded for high quality care and great patient outcomes. 

At the heart of this role is maintaining and improving all of the wonderful and impactful services offered to the community. The Nursing Director of Women Services will oversee services dedicated to Women’s preventative care, imaging, and gynecology. You will also take control of a wide range of pediatric services, including a 15+ bed general patient unit and a high-acuity Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. This hospital also boasts having Pediatric Intensivists and Neonatologists on staff around the clock.

Reporting to the Vice President of Women’s & Children’s Services, the Senior Nursing Director over Perinatal Services will oversee 100+ FTEs. Supported by an RNC-NIC NICU Nurse Manager, a Manager of Pediatrics and PICU, an RNC-OB Certified Manager of Labor and Deliver, and various service line Nursing Supervisors, the Senior Director will set administrative strategy for these units. You will also take high-level accountability for ensuring all departments in Women’s and Children’s Services are adhering to, and surpassing, quality and accreditation expectations.  

This trusted and reputable hospital is looking for an experienced Senior Nursing Director to manage a diverse set of programs under its Women’s and Children’s Services Line. This 300 bed medical center, known for its dedication to patient care and satisfaction, has one of the most advanced birthing programs in the region. Nationally recognized for its outstanding practices, this hospital has top-box HCAHPS scores, it ranks among the top 50 Cardiovascular Hospitals, and it’s been awarded for high performance.

The Greater Seattle Area boasts something for every type of person, from the urban attractions of the Seattle Metro Area to the natural attractions and wilds of Northern Washington State. The Perinatal Services Senior Nursing Director must only take a short drive to enjoy world renowned restaurants, casinos, legendary live music, and some of the Northwest’s best wineries. If you’re more of the adventurous type, you won’t need to look hard to find hiking, biking, boating, beachcombing, and the beautiful slopes of Mt. Rainer. If you add all of these great factors, combined with an affordable cost-of-living, some of the best schools in the nations, and the nicest people around, you’ll understand why the Greater Seattle Area is quickly gaining popularity among the old and the young.

The Perinatal Services Nursing Director will play a crucial role in the clinical and administrative operations of this hospital. You’ll support the health and well-being of the region, and you’ll support the mission of this hospital. You, in turn, will be supported by a strong and tenured executive leadership team, a competitive compensation package, and a generous benefits structure.