The Unit Manager of the Labor & Delivery Unit assumes 24-hour responsibility for operations. He/she combines clinical expertise with leadership and nursing management principles to ensure quality, cost-effective patient care is delivered at a level that is consistent with professional recommended standards. They will develop these services in concert with results from patient, physician, and associate satisfaction surveys.
BSN requirement with a Masters in Nursing or health related field strongly preferred
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
Minimum of two years as an L&D nurse
Minimum of two years progressive leadership responsibilities
Active RN license in the State of Maryland
CPR (Healthcare Provider)
Internal Number: 11154
About Mercy Medical Center
Nurse Manager, Mother Baby Unit, Mercy Medical Center
Mercy Medical Center, a Magnet-designated facility, with its rich history and visible dedication to serving the needs of the Baltimore community, is seeking an experienced RN for the Nurse Manager of our Mother Baby Unit. The Mother Baby Unit, part of the Family Childbirth and Children's Center at Mercy provides care to approximately 300 births per month.
The Nurse Manager demonstrates clinical, operational and financial expertise in the day to day leadership of the department. Responsibilities include daily staff assignments based on patient volumes, acuity and staff competency.
The Manager will serve on selected teams, and remain abreast of current, and future regulatory requirements and standards related to patient care and quality monitoring.
Founded in 1874, Mercy Medical Center is a 238 bed academic Catholic health care facility, sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy, and located just 6 blocks from Baltimore's famed Inner Harbor. Mercy is affiliated with the University of Maryland School of Medicine and has been named a Best Regional Hospital in the state of Maryland by U.S. News and World Report. EOE