Compassionate Care is our Passion. AtSierra Vista Regional Medical Center, our family of nurses, doctors, staff andhealthcare specialists are dedicated to providing expert, compassionate carefor all the families of San Luis Obispo and the surrounding areas. OurWomen�s and Children�s Services offers comprehensive maternity and neonatal,delivering approximately 100 births per month.
Located in SanLuis Obispo, CA, roughly midway between Los Angeles and San Francisco onthe Central Coast of Southern California with famously sunny skies,and a near perfect Mediterranean Climate.Mountains, ocean, shopping and vineyards are all within easy reach, and only a10 minute drive to the beach!
We are in searchof a Women�s and Children�s Services Leader who has strong Labor & Deliveryexperience and background with a complexity of patient cases.
In this role, youwill bring your expertise in:
Team Building, Collaboration, and Cohesiveness
Relationship Development with Physicians
Mentoring employeesfor Career Growth
In-depth understanding of Women�s Services Operations
Designated Baby-FriendlyBirth Facility by Baby-Friendly USA�
Full-servicematernity programthat includes a team of professionals who are nationally certified in theirspecialty including onsite board certified obstetric hospitalists 24/7
14Private birthing rooms and private recovery rooms
High-RiskPregnancyCare with support by perinatologists
22 Bed Level IIINICU - the only one in San Luis Obispo County and very rarely do babiesneed to be transferred out of the area for care.
OBED and NICU III Transport
Tertiaryfacility for the county
Some of the benefits that will be available to youinclude:
Employeestock purchase plan
Programsfor paid leave, tuition reimbursement, student loan repayment, and onlineeducation
Tomaintain our role as a leader in regional health care, we continuously investin technology, resources, and training that allow our medical professionals toimprove the lives of their patients each day. Sierra Vista RegionalMedical Center is also committed to supporting and investing in its employeeswho wish to develop their careers.
Description: The Director of Women and Children�sServices is accountable for the management and operation of the department. TheDirector functions with initiative and appropriate independent judgment. TheDirector is responsible for the development of and maintenance ofinterdisciplinary relationships between all levels of departmental personnel.The Director�s performance and behavior shall be both reflective and supportiveof the Mission Statement and Core Values of the hospital. The Director�sresponsibilities include development, maintenance and coordination ofdepartmental operations. The Director assures safe patient care and staffdevelopment. Other duties include but not limited to: developing policies andprocedures, assuring quality control including managing the departmentaloperations and capital equipment budgets, the management and continuousmaintenance of staffing and the development of personnel in the department. TheDirector is responsible for managing Continuous Quality Improvement activities,risk prevention of infection, and staff adherence to evidence-based nursingpractice.
(1) Current CA RN License
(2) Current BLS; NRP
(3) Minimum 3 years acute clinical nursing experience
(4) B.S.N. degree or higher - Master's preferred
(5) Previous supervisory experience
(1) National certification in the area of specialty
(2) Fetal Monitoring certification
(3) Analytical and grammatical skills are necessary to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing
(4) Organizational and multi-tasking skills are essential
(5) Must be fluent in spoken and written English
(6) Must be able to fulfill the essential functions of the position
Job: Managers and Directors
Primary Location: San Luis Obispo, California
Facility: Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicant's or employee's race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.