Compassionate Care is our Passion. At Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center, our family of nurses, doctors, staff and healthcare specialists are dedicated to providing expert, compassionate care for all the families of San Luis Obispo and the surrounding areas. Our Womenï¿½s and Childrenï¿½s Services offers comprehensive maternity and neonatal, delivering approximately 100 births per month.
Located in San Luis Obispo, CA, roughly midway between Los Angeles and San Francisco on the 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 a 10 minute drive to the beach!
We are in search of a Womenï¿½s and Childrenï¿½s Services Leader who has strong Labor & Delivery experience and background with a complexity of patient cases.
In this role, you will bring your expertise in:
Team Building, Collaboration, and Cohesiveness
Relationship Development with Physicians
Mentoring employees for Career Growth
In-depth understanding of Womenï¿½s Services Operations
Designated Baby-Friendly Birth Facility by Baby-Friendly USAï¿½
Full-service maternity program that includes a team of professionals who are nationally certified in their specialty including onsite board certified obstetric hospitalists 24/7
14 Private birthing rooms and private recovery rooms
High-Risk PregnancyCare with support by perinatologists
22 Bed Level III NICU - the only one in San Luis Obispo County and very rarely do babies need to be transferred out of the area for care.
OB ED and NICU III Transport
Tertiary facility for the county
Some of the benefits that will be available to you include:
401(k) savings plan
Employee stock purchase plan
Programs for paid leave, tuition reimbursement, student loan repayment, and online education
* Sign on bonus eligibility: Must be a new employee to Tenet Health, with minimum three years RN experience.
To maintain our role as a leader in regional health care, we continuously invest in technology, resources, and training that allow our medical professionals to improve the lives of their patients each day. Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center is also committed to supporting and investing in its employees who wish to develop their careers.
Description: The Director of Women and Childrenï¿½s Services is accountable for the management and operation of the department. The Director functions with initiative and appropriate independent judgment. The Director is responsible for the development of and maintenance of interdisciplinary relationships between all levels of departmental personnel. The Directorï¿½s performance and behavior shall be both reflective and supportive of the Mission Statement and Core Values of the hospital. The Directorï¿½s responsibilities include development, maintenance and coordination of departmental operations. The Director assures safe patient care and staff development. Other duties include but not limited to: developing policies and procedures, assuring quality control including managing the departmental operations and capital equipment budgets, the management and continuous maintenance of staffing and the development of personnel in the department. The Director is responsible for managing Continuous Quality Improvement activities, risk prevention of infection, and staff adherence to evidence-based nursing practice.
(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 applicantâ��s or employeeâ��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.
Internal Number: 1905004889
About Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.