Director Women & Children's Services – Family Birthing Ctr
Penn State Health
July 9, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Responsible for the strategic and operational direction for PennState Health Saint Joseph Women and Children’s Services. Accountable for implementation and administration of budget, quality improvement initiatives and human resources initiatives for Family birthing Center, Pediatrics and Neonatology Intensive Care Unit.
Master’s Degree in Nursing required.
Three years of leadership experience in respective field required.
Current Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania required.
Basic Life Support (BLS) certificate required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Ability to lift 25 pounds
Occasional kneeling, pushing/pulling and reaching
Ability to operate a personal computer and general office equipment
Ability to deal courteously with patients
Ability to maintain effective working relationship with other employees
Assists patients to achieve the maximum level of functioning by coordinating resources on the multidisciplinary team such as the dietitian, social worker, navigator, and outreach coordinator.
Ability to communicate with members of the multidisciplinary team with written and verbal proficiency
Ability to coordinate patient care with other interdisciplinary staff
Proficiency in clinical management of complex patients
Flexibility and multitasking skills
Strong ability to use data, computer systems, and electronic health records in support of patient care delivery
Understanding of the latest evidence-based oncology, immunology, pharmacology, community health, and cultural sensitivity information
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position’s responsibilities.
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