Director of Obstetrical Nursing Services Job Ref: 18853
Category: Professional & Management
Location: Emerson Hospital, 133 Old Road to Nine Acre Corner,
Concord, MA 01742
Department: Labor & Delivery
Schedule: Full Time
Shift: Day shift
Hours: 8:00am-4:30pm Job Summary
Reporting to the Vice President of Patient Care Services and
Chief Nursing Officer, assumes 24-hour responsibility for
management of Mother/Baby, Nursery, Special Care Nursery, Labor and
Delivery, and Perinatal Education units, and allocation of
resources. Management includes provision of appropriate staffing
and skill mix, and sufficient equipment and supplies to meet the
nursing care needs of the patient population. Directs the quality
and continuity of patient care on their unit(s) in order to provide
comprehensive care appropriate to the type and age of the
population served. Responsible to the patient and the family or
significant others, medical staff and hospital administration for
the quality and cost effectiveness of patient care delivered.
o Bachelor’s degree in nursing required.
o Masters degree in nursing or related field such as public
health, healthcare administration, or business preferred.
o Minimum of five years experience in a leadership position
· Licensure and/or Certification
o Currently licensed to practice professional nursing in
o BLS healthcare provider required.
o Certification in clinical specialty preferred.
o Demonstrated leadership ability, financial management, and
strong interpersonal and communication skills.
o Excellent customer service skills.
o Must be able to read, write, and communicate in English.
o Computer skills required (including MS Word, Excel,
o Ability to maintain confidential information.
133 Old Road to Nine Acre Corner
Concord, MA 01742
Emerson Hospital is committed as a matter of policy and in
accordance with all applicable laws to equal employment opportunity
and a work environment free of discrimination or harassment for all
employees and qualified applicants, without regard to race, color,
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