Director of OB (RN)

Director of OB (RN)

Date Posted: June 6, 2016
Department: OB
Status: Full-Time
Shift: 1st Shift

It is the mission of Graham Health System to provide compassionate, quality health services, in a responsible and charitable manner, to the people and communities we serve. We are the community’s choice for an exceptional healthcare experience. Graham Health System is seeking a great applicant to join our team. Graham Health System offers a great team atmosphere with multiple benefits.

The Director is accountable for the management of clinical nursing practice in the OB unit. This management includes coordination of day to day work flow in OB to meet patient needs. This role is to focus on nursing process, physician communication, patient flow, employee competence, employee satisfaction, resource utilization and patient/family/physician and staff satisfaction.

The Director is responsible for completing the required state and perinatal reports that are required.  The Director ensures continuity of care of the patient on the unit by providing direct care as well as supervising the care given by staff members.  The Director consults with staff, physicians and administration on nursing problems and interpretation of hospital policies to ensure patient needs are met. This position reports to the VP of Nursing/CNE.

BSN degree preferred. Currently licensed as a professional nurse in Illinois. Two to Five years of OB experience, including experience in patient care management. NRP Certification required, BLS certification through AHA required.