Seeking a highly motivated, results driven, team focused leader with a passion for mother-baby care and desire to lead a team to greatness. With over 4800 births per year, UnityPoint Health - Meriter is the largest delivery hospital in Wisconsin, serving both the high and low risk maternal/newborn population. The Family Care Center Nurse Manager has twenty-four hour accountability for the clinical and administrative leadership in post-partum, newborn and lactation service areas. Maintaining Baby Friendly Certification, high quality, personalized care with a family-centered approach and focus on safety are key objectives. The position reports to the Director of Perinatal Services. The position assures the delivery of quality patient care and accomplishment of the goals and objectives of the UnityPoint Health - Meriter system. The Nurse Manager is responsible for the control, coordination and evaluation of human, material and fiscal resources in the assigned patient care area. The Nurse Manager is responsible for promoting a collaborative environment in which excellence in patient care can be delivered.
The Nurse Manager is responsible for the implementation of new initiatives that support UnityPoint Health - Meriter's strategic priorities; these initiatives may or may not eventually become more operational on a daily basis. Examples include: new technology or innovations in patient care, patient care data analysis, and ongoing structural reorganization to meet health care demands/managing both the physical and emotional impact.
Graduate of Bachelors Degree in Nursing (BSN)
Five years nursing experience
Licensure as Registered Nurse in State of Wisconsin
Strong communication skills
Preferred Qualifications Include:
Graduate of Master's of Science in Nursing (MSN) (MSN not required upon hire but expectation is that graduate degree is being actively pursued - MS in Business or Health Related Field will be considered if BSN background)
Previous management experience
ANCC specialty certification in area of practice
EEO/M/F/D/V Please visit www.unitypoint.org/madison/careers and complete an online application.
Internal Number: 6355BR
About Unitypoint Health - Meriter
UnityPoint Health - Meriter is dedicated to providing comprehensive, coordinated care through our clinics, hospital and home care services for patients located in South Central Wisconsin. With a combined staff of 3,500 employees, UnityPoint Health - Meriter offers adults and children primary and specialty care, including heart and vascular, orthopedics and women's services. We have been recognized three times as a 100 Top Hospitals® by Truven Health Analytics.
We are proud to be part of UnityPoint Health, one of the nation's most integrated health systems. UnityPoint Health provides care throughout Iowa and Illinois through more than 280 physician clinics, 32 hospitals in metropolitan and rural communities and home care services.
Meriter Hospital is a not-for-profit, 448-bed community hospital providing a wide-ranging scope of medical and surgical services.