472 N. McLean Blvd., 2nd Floor Elgin, IL 60123-3274
RN Manager: Labor and Delivery
Accountable for associate
performance and provision of care within specific environment and shift.
Monitor fiscal and budgetary operations and provide support for the vision and
direction of specific areas. Responsible for ongoing interface and frequent communication
with patients, customers, associates, and management. Effectively manage
change, facilitate innovation, foster teambuilding.
Manage and supervise patient care team in the care of the patient, care planning, continuum of care, applying restraints, administration of Pharmacy/Meds, and other department functions.
Provide financial review of administrative reports, accountability reports, benchmarking graphs, business plans (Proforma), CHN marketing, department marketing, and variance reports.
Oversee budgets and capital for department. Forecast future budgeting.
Review department compensation, HR policies, recruitment, associate status changes, and associate access.
Communicate roles & responsibilities with subordinates and Clinical Nurse Leaders.
Develop staff competencies and provide information for staff positions.
Coordinate performance coaching. Facilitate complaints with associates and Employee Relations.
Compile changes and conduct process for Procedural Catalog.
Supervise department recruitment for open positions and assist with retention activities (comp team, R & R Initiatives). Complete position replacement forms and processes.
Authorize reimbursement requests, special checks, petty cash, and Foundation requests.
Lead special projects (current / planned), coordinate move requests. Approve travel authorizations.
Confer with Information Systems regarding department systems.
Participate on committees such as
Career Path, Charting and Forms, Code Blue, IRB, Joint Commission, Medical
Review – Charts, Medical Supply, Pain Management, SKIN, and Quality - Staff
Conduct employee evaluations (annual, 90 Day, action plans).
Participate and support network initiatives such as patient satisfaction, department specific initiatives, global initiatives, pain initiatives, and quality.
Attend meetings with VP/Director/Managers/Supervisors and associate staff. Also attend Medical Division meetings.
Oversee orientation process of new associates and staff.
Facilitate educational opportunities
and staff development via IS – Information Systems courses, Web based training,
Carol Intranet access, Team Building, Preceptor training, and competency
Communicate with medical office staff regarding credentialing, PIN numbers, billing, etc.
Complete required/mandatory education: Safety, Disaster Plans, and Infection Control. Monitor and take any corrective actions to secure any unsafe situations.
Level 2 – Proficient (in addition to above duties)
Oversee flow of medical charts, supplies, and staffing to maintain adequate levels.
Maintain unit’s compliance with
hospital procedures and policies.
Level 3 – Subject Matter Expert (in addition to above duties)
Develop a plan for customer/patient
care delivery within the unit.
Support the Strategic Planning
Process and provide information objectives.
Monitor the efficiency of the unit's operations and recommend improvements.