HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Nurse Director of Women Services in Fredericksburg, Virginia

Director of Women Services:

SRMC has 133-beds and all rooms are private and provide a wide range of in- and outpatient services, including 24-hour emergency care, obstetrics, diagnostic imaging, intensive care, cardiac catheterization and psychiatric care. Located on a 75-acre campus south of Fredericksburg on Interstate 95, the hospital recently won state approval to build a cancer treatment center, which will be built next to the Pogonia Medical Arts Building, an 80,000-square-foot medical office building attached to the hospital.

Position summary:

The Director of Women’s and Children’s Services is responsible for the leadership, efficient effective operations, and quality of the service. The Director facilitates the integration and teamwork of departments under his/her responsibility for optimal care of patients. The Director works in conjunction with the facility Administrative staff and clinical staff to ensure the highest level of care for patients, and ensures that all services provided meet all regulatory requirements and guidelines. The Director works with physicians to adopt and incorporate quality initiatives, understand economic considerations, and increase physician/hospital alignment. The Director is responsible for development of strategic and tactical plans to maximize the effectiveness of Women’s and Children’s Services at the facility. This includes budget planning and management (capital and operational).

Behavioral characteristics:

  • Exhibits a professional appearance at all times in the work environment.

  • Demonstrates excellent customer service skills to patients, physicians, visitors and co-workers.

  • Demonstrates responsibility and accountability for own attendance and tardiness.

  • Actively seeks to learn the department’s/hospital’s processes and participates in improving them to meet the hospital’s patient/customer focus, as evidenced by suggestions, reporting occurrences, team participation

    Position responsibilities:

  • The Director is responsible for the identification, interpretation, implementation, and evaluation of the nursing standards.

    o Demonstrates leadership in patient care and operating activities, directing all personnel and services in several multidisciplinary departments

    o Provides leadership in establishing superior levels of performance in each department and in departmental personnel

    o Assumes the responsibility for the delivery of safe, competent patient care, professional practice, and customer service in the multiple departments within the scope of responsibility

    o Shares information about the hospital, the division, and the departments at least monthly with management staff, actively seeking input to improve customer services

    o Assures annual performance reviews/competencies of department’s staff are completed on schedule

    EXPERIENCE : Required: Minimum of 5 years in Maternal Child Health (Labor & Delivery, Neonatal ICU, Pediatrics, etc.) Preferred: Progressive leadership experience

    EDUCATION : Required: Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing Preferred: Master’s Degree

    LICENSURE : Required: Current State Registered Nurse license, Ce rtification as a BLS Healthcare Provider, ACLS within 60 days of hire, and PALS within 60 days of hire

Title: Nurse Director of Women Services

Location: Virginia-Fredericksburg-Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center

Requisition ID: 25325-11872