Position Summary: The Divisional Director of Women & Children Services is responsible for the management of the Women & Children Nursing services at UCI Medical Center. The Director provides services to meet physician and HealthSystem objectives in the following areas: a) patient care, teaching and research, b) clinical resource management, and c) developing and administering an operating budget for capital, and programs. Maintains responsibility for the direction, administration, quality, coordination, and evaluation of patient care activities, and support services are efficiently performed to support patient care in each of the Cost Centers in the Division. Maintains direct supervision of the Managers and indirect supervision of staff FTEs 7days a week, 24 hours a day.
Required Qualifications:Bachelor of Science in NursingComputer familiarity using MS Office and OutlookDemonstrated ability to develop and implement programs and servicesDemonstrated ability to problem solve and provide effective leadership with a positive focus that will enhance the nursing services of the Division, providing optimal patient-oriented health care in an efficient and cost-effective mannerDemonstrated management experience in a healthcare environmentExcellent written and verbal communication skills in EnglishMust possess the skill, knowledge and ability essential to the successful performance of assigned dutiesRegistered NurseStrong clinical skillsStrong customer service orientation with an ability to interact effectively with all levels including staff, senior management, physicians, patients, and families
Preferred Qualifications: Experience working in a UC and/or union environmentKnowledge of University and medical center organizations, policies, procedures and formsKnowledge of the Orange County healthcare marketMaster of Business AdminMasters in Healthcare AdminMasters of Science in NursingRN Certification in specialty area or management, within 3 years of hireResults oriented attitude with excellent budgeting and financial skills
Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
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