Job Description

Location: Southwest General Hospital
Posted Date: 8/24/2020

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under the general direction of the Chief Nursing Officer, the Clinical Director of Maternal Child and Perinatal Services, assumes responsibility for functions in Maternal Child and Perinatal Services to include Neonatal Intensive Care, Newborn Nursery, Labor & Delivery and Post-Partum and oversight of the maternal Fetal Medicine Program. In collaboration with the Medical Directors of Maternal Child and Perinatal Services, this individual is responsible for the ongoing assessment of the quality of patient care services provided in these areas. The Clinical Director, Maternal Child and Perinatal Services:

A. Initiates, guides, and directs the coordination of Maternal Child and Perinatal Services functions.

B. Functions as a resource person for staff members and assists in necessary education of individual members of the nursing staff.

C. Assumes responsibility for the overall quality of nursing care provided by the Maternal Child and Perinatal Services Departments.

D. Makes decisions regarding activities within these areas based on hospital Administrative Standards, Human Resources Standards, Department of Nursing Standards and Maternal Child and Perinatal Services Standards in collaboration with the Medical Directors in unusual situations.


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

A. Current licensure in Texas as a Registered Nurse.

B. Bachelors of Nursing degree preferred.

C. Minimum of three (3) years of clinical practice with provision of Maternal Child and Perinatal Services with emphasis on leadership and management experience.

D. Reference Steward Certification Grid for all required Certifications.

Steward Health Care complies with applicable Federal and State civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, citizenship, alienage, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability. Steward Health Care does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, citizenship, alienage, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability.

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