This is an exceptional opportunity for an experienced Labor & Delivery Manager to join the region’s most trusted Birthing Center. Our Labor and Delivery team is focused on providing family centered comfort and care for new Moms.
If you are an experienced Labor and Delivery Manager that would like to work close to home, we would love to talk with you about joining our leadership team at Lowell General Hospital, a Magnet-recognized, community-based hospital.
Our Birthing Center includes 12 labor and delivery beds, 4 bay triage area, and 2 ORs, for over 2100 deliveries annually.
The Lowell General Birthing Center specializes in a staff of L&D and maternity doctors and nurses who combine high risk obstetrics expertise with personalized attention. We offer a complete range of specialized maternity services; from pain management to a Level IIB Special Care Nursery for infants born prematurely or with special needs, staffed by the experts from Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center..
In this role you will also oversee our 19 bed Pediatrics Unit.
The Clinical Manager of Labor and Delivery is an amazing opportunity for a dynamic RN leader interested in joining a transformational nursing leadership team. This position requires a strategic thinker, strong communicator and problem solver, who will provide clinical oversight of this L&D unit.
Working closely with the Director of Maternal Child Health, will take responsibility for unit systems functions, RN staff performance, and patient care outcomes.
Will lead through change both planned and unplanned, build consensus when appropriate, motivate and encourage others. Responsible to maintain an inclusive workplace; maximizes contributions of all employees, and develop strengths in all team members.
Responsible for hiring, counseling and coaching staff, providing disciplinary actions, positively interacting with medical staff and support services during times of stress and constant change.
What We Offer:
Competitive salaries & benefits
403(b) retirement plan with match
Clinical mobility tracks
Free on-campus parking
Clinical Advancement Program which provides advancement opportunities and financial rewards for our RN staff
Shared governance: Nurses are encouraged to participate in our unit based councils or one of the many other council opportunities
Magnet Designation: The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) honored Lowell General Hospital with Magnet Recognition for excellence in nursing care in October, 2010 and re-designated in April, 2015. The Magnet Recognition Program recognizes healthcare organizations that are dedicated to nursing excellence, professionalism and patient-focused care. It is the highest level of recognition an organization can receive for providing the very best quality in patient care. Only 6.7% of hospitals hold this prestigious designation and only 4% of hospitals receive Magnet Re-designation.
About Lowell General Hospital: Lowell General Hospital is an independent, not-for-profit community hospital serving the Greater Lowell area and surrounding communities. With two primary campuses located in Lowell, Massachusetts, we are the second largest community hospital in Massachusetts. We have the latest state-of-the-art technology and a full range of medical and surgical services for patients, from newborns to seniors.
We are also a proud member of Circle Health and in collaboration with the medical community it is our promise to provide our patients with Complete connected care SM
Circle Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Labor & Delivery Manager Experience
Certification in High Risk OB or Fetal Monitoring
BSN Required, MSN preferred or matriculated into Masters Program required
BLS and ACLS required
Excellent verbal and written skills for high level communication within the hospital and at interdisciplinary and administrative meetings
Internal Number: 15123
About Lowell General Hospital
Founded in 1891, Lowell General Hospital is a not-for-profit community hospital serving the Greater Lowell area and surrounding communities. With two primary campuses located in Lowell, Massachusetts, Lowell General Hospital offers the latest state-of-the-art technology and a full range of medical and surgical services for patients, from newborns to seniors.