Swedish Health Services Nurse Manager, Labor and Delivery First Hill Seattle, WA in Seattle, Washington
$20,000 SIGN-ON BONUS (Externals Only) and Relocation Available for experienced Nurse Managers new to Swedish/Providence St. Joseph Health and RELOCATION Assistance!
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Full Time Nurse Manager (1.0 FTE, Days) for the Labor and Delivery Unit at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.
The Nurse Manager is responsible for the overall management and leadership of a unit or a group of patient care units within Nursing Services. The manager is responsible for all clinical and operational activities of the units in accordance with Swedish Medical Center’s mission, vision, and values.
In this position you will:
Establish and enforce standards of patient care and nursing practice pertaining to areas of responsibility
Assume the role of patient advocate to clarify and evaluate ethical and/or legal issues, and supports cultural practices
Coach, develop, evaluate and advocate for staff
Facilitate group process, develop and prioritize goals and manage objectives
Collaborate, communicate, negotiate and interact with individuals and groups of diverse size and composition
Prepare annual budgets, develop spreadsheets, monitor and analyze financial information and implement operational changes to meet budget targets
Required qualifications for this position include:
Nursing Baccalaureate degree (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing or must actively pursue and attain a BSN within six years of hire
Current License to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Washington
Current BLS Certification
At least three years of recent experience in related clinical area of nursing with demonstrated clinical knowledge and leadership qualities
Knowledge of federal, state, and local requirements and regulations regarding hospitals and patient care
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Masters degree in nursing or related field
Minimum of one year first line L&D management experience in a high risk service, high volume environment
About the First Hill Campus
The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington State and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
Our Vision is Health for a Better World.
Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Labor & Delivery/Obstetric Nursing
Work Locations: First Hill Main Bldg (WA145) 747 Broadway Seattle, 98122
Req ID: 322625