Driven, dedicated Director of Labor and Delivery, Mother Baby, Level II Nursery and Pediatrics department with 8 years of experience planning and coordinating all aspects of the department. Caring professional with genuine concern for all populations. Knowledge of quality care requirement with respect to leading practices and process improvement. Background in education, clinical training, leading and motivating staff. Comfortable working with people at all levels of the organization.
Registered Nurse in the state of Iowa (RN), Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification, Pediatric Life Support (PALS) Certification, Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)
Managed Women and Family Center staff of 30 employees and daily operations and oversight of women's health, neonatal, and pediatric care unit. Ensured quality indicators maintained for JCAHO standards and patient satisfaction. Maintained safety and compliance standards. Support staff through ongoing education and team approach to evidence based care. Collaborate with physicians and healthcare team for safety and quality care. Lead monthly staff meetings and organize regular Perinatal Council meetings. Oversee outreach education fro prenatal and breastfeeding education.
Assessed, planned, implemented, and evaluated care and education for patients in labor delivery, postpartum, nursery and pediatrics. Adhered to standards of practice and maintained competencies for the Women and Family Center (WFC). Actively participated in plan to measure, assess and improve the quality of patient care.
Coordinated nursing students clinical experience for obstetrics specialty with focus on current guidelines and best practice. Developed learning experience meet course objective and goals. Worked collaboratively through college and outreach sites to coordinate real life clinical experience for students.
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