An Award Winning 350 bed non-profit Central California non profit Medical Center is seeking an experienced Neonatal Nurse Manager NICU to lead their high acuity newborn nursery.
This 40-bed level III NICU has one of the highest designations available by the American Academy of Pediatrics. The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit is a major referral for the most critically ill newborns, many of which suffer from heart and lung conditions.
Reporting to the Nurse Director of Neonatal ICU, the Manager of NICU will collaborate with a team of: tenured nurses, educators, respiratory therapists, advanced practice nurses and physicians. The NICU Manager will provide guidance to a high reward environment, focusing on quality and patient care. The Nurse Manager Neonatal Intensive Care Unit will be supported by a team of 10 Assistant Nurse Managers, with oversight of over 150 FTE's.
The Nurse Manager of NICU will manage retention and recruitment of nurses and other patient care professionals while assisting with staff development for individuals involved in patient care through self-improvement in education and experience.
The Neonatal Intensive Care Nurse Manager will facilitate the collaboration between trained neonatologists, nurses and respiratory care practitioners. The large Neonatal Nursery sees patients of the highest acuity, and the center performs surgeries in-house. The Manager of Children's services will be responsible for the 24-hour supervision, budgets, staff retention and education, and quality reports.
Located in Central California the Nurse Manager Neonatal Intensive Care Unit will have the opportunity to live in a region home to a growing economy, and affordable housing market. The ideal Nurse Manager will have an Active California Nursing RN License, experience managing a level III NICU.
The Medical Center is part of a large and stable healthcare organization and is prepared to offer a generous salary, sign on bonus and an exceptional benefit package.