HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Director (RN) - Women's Services in Houston, Texas

_West Houston Medical Center – Houston, TX_

_Director (RN) - Women's Services_ West Houston Medical Center offers outstanding inpatient and outpatient healthcare services close to your home in west Houston. Built in 1985, our 278-bed acute care hospital is located on Richmond Avenue just east of Dairy Ashford. West Houston Medical Center boasts a team of more than 1,000 people, including 500 physicians, who are committed to the care and improvement of human life. Our staff includes people from 33 countries and 39 states, a diversity which helps us relate to our equally diverse community.

West Houston Medical Center is currently looking for aDirector (RN) - Women's Services. *_* *Responsibilities:_* * Under the general supervision of the Chief Nursing Officer. the Director, Maternal/Child Department, assumes responsibility for functions in Maternal/Child Department to include Labor and Delivery, Post Partum, and Nursery. * In collaboration with the Medical Directors of the Maternal/Child Department and the Nursery, this individual is responsible for the ongoing assessment of the quality of patient care services provided in these areas.
* The Director, Maternal/ Child Department: o Initiates, guides, and directs the coordination of Maternal/Child Department functions. o Functions as a resource person for staff members and assists in necessary education of individual members of the nursing staff. o Assumes responsibility for the overall quality of nursing care provided by the Maternal/Child Department. o Makes decisions regarding activities within these areas based on Administrative Operational Standards, Nursing Administrative Standards, Human Resource Standards, and Maternal/Child Department Standards with collaboration with the Medical Directors and/or Chief Nursing Officer in unusual situations.

QUALIFICATIONS: * Bachelor's Degree in Nursing required, MSN preferred * Three (3) years of clinical practice in pro-vision of maternal/child services with emphasis on leadership and management experience * Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Texas * Current American Heart Association approved Healthcare Provider Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) course * NRP certification preferred

Job: *Directors & Managers

Title: Director (RN) - Women's Services

Location: Texas-Houston-West Houston Medical Center - Houston

Requisition ID: 00417-88699