DIR, PATIENT CARE - Obstetrics in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

Date Posted: 2/11/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

This Registered Nurse Manager creates and maintains an environment that assures nursing practice reflects established standards of care and practice and a culture that promotes patient safety.Responsible and accountable for safe, efficient, and high quality patient care in the operations of multiple assigned nursing units. Oversees the safe transition of patients thru the continuum of care to include active participation of nursing staff in planning and coordinating patient care, and direct hand-off to next appropriate level of care.
This role is over L&D, Mother/Baby, and perinatology. 

Job Requirements

Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills: Master's degree plus seven years applicable clinical experience, three of which in a leadership role.  Current clinical skills in L&D required.  Requires excellent skills in communication, problem-solving, team development, planning and follow-through. Ability to exercise the authority and responsibility for assigned services based on the scope of the organization and complexity of patient care. Graduate of an accredited program

Required Certification/Registration: Maintains current California RN license. Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS and NRP.  Fetal monitoring also required.
Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification: MSN preferred. Certification in area of specialty preferred if applicable.
Keywords: L&D, Women's Services, baby friendly, birth pavilion, Clinical Nurse, Clinical Manager

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.