Are you searching for the opportunity to be a front runner of a leading Labor and Delivery Department?
Our firm’s services have been retained by Samaritan Medical Center, a 290 bed not for profit acute care hospital located in Watertown NY, an hour away from Syracuse. This flagship hospital is associated with the Samaritan Health System; recognized for clinical excellence and progressive approach. They seek a Nurse Manager of Labor and Delivery to play a key role in a family focused customized designed department.
This department has 1500+ births per year
The Labor and Delivery Department includes Recovery and Post-Partum areas plus an OR exclusive for C-Section births and a child-friendly playroom with bright colors and a ‘virtual playroom’ providing leading edge family focused services.
Position Focus Nurse Manager L&D
Work together with the Director of Women and Children’s Services accountable for mother and baby unit including a Level II Special Care Nursery, antepartum care, and prenatal education.
Act as the main resource for Labor and Delivery, OR, PACU and C-Section as well as supporting and mentoring staff.
Will work in tandem with the Maternal Child Clinical Nurse Specialist to create continuous education initiatives, performance improvement assessments and satisfaction reports.
Accountable for high patient care / nursing practice is consistent with hospital, regulatory, nursing and patient outcome standards.
Responsibility includes implementing a QA/ QI program.
Organization and Community
Work within a friendly and close knit working environment; a pursuer of excellence and opportunities for further growth.
Live in an area known for its richness of history and characteristic charm, picturesque natural scenery and wine trails. This location also offers family orientated neighborhoods with great schools.
Requirements Nurse Manager L&D
BSN and RN required; MSN preferred.
BLS required or attained within 3 months of employment.
Evidence of progressive professional growth.
At least 5 years’ experience in L&D or Maternity area including demonstrated expertise in Nursing Management.
Relocation assistance is provided
Contact: Eric Hale
Merraine Group Inc. is an executive search & recruitment firm specializing in the placement of Physicians, Managers, Directors and C-level leadership at Hospitals and Medical Centers across the United States. We place professionals throughout all hospital practices: Laboratory, Radiology/Imaging, Physical/Occupational Therapy and Respiratory, Nursing, Behavioral Health, Case Management, Emergency, ICU, Med/Surg, Surgical and OR, Quality, Pediatrics/NICU and Women’s Health, Finance, HIM, IT, Informatics and Practice Management.
The Merraine Group is a fifteen year old company working with hundreds of hospital contracts - throughout the entire country. Our primary business is in placing top quality Directors and C/VP level candidates who have stable hospital experience. We are a fast-growing firm with offices in NY, Miami and San Diego, and our jobs can be seen on our web site.