Summary of the Job: Provides administrative leadership for the New Family Center and 3 South nursing unit serving a population of labor and delivery patients, newborns, postpartum and female medical surgical patients. Serves as a facilitator for staff in matters related to equipment, supplies and customer service. Effective interpersonal relationships are essential in all activities. Knowledge, understanding, acceptance and support of the philosophy, objectives and policies of STPH as a whole are essential. Accountable for the effective delivery of competent, compassionate, and efficient care for the specific patient care unit (s) on a 24-hour basis.
Minimum Qualifications:Current LA RN licensure. Three years clinical experience in Labor and Delivery and BSN required. Current BLS required on hire. ACLS, NRP and AWHONN Intermediate and Advanced Fetal Monitoring required within first year of hire.
Preferred Qualifications: Two years of progressive management experience preferred. MSN preferred.
Physical Demands: Must possess good physical health. Some requirements include but are not limited to standing, sitting or walking for long periods of time. Lifting at least 50 pounds is required. Must be able to work with a moderate level of noise. Physical Effort required: Constant (67%-100%) – seeing Frequently (34%-66%)- lifting, carrying, pushing/pulling, reaching, handling/feeling, talking, hearing Occasionally (1%-33%)- climbing (stairs, ladders, etc.), stooping, crouching
Internal Number: 10979
About St. Tammany Parish Hospital
St. Tammany Parish Hospital is a full-service acute care facility committed to providing world-class healthcare while using the latest technology. We are located in Covington, Louisiana. We are the second-largest employer in the parish and have been delivering quality healthcare since 1954. St. Tammany Parish Hospital partnered with Ochsner Health System in 2014 and together we are focused on increasing local access to care, improving quality and reducing the cost of healthcare for area patients.