Penn State Health Director Women & Children's Services - Family Birthing Ctr in Reading, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health St. Joseph Regional Health Network

Location: US:PA:Reading

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Day

Hours: Varied day shift hours

R ecruiter Information: Contact Amy Hazel at ahazel@pennstatehealth.psu.edu

JOB SUMMARY:

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.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

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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