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Assistant Nurse Manager, Labor and Delivery, Chicago, IL


Organization: UChicago Medicine
Category: Nurse Management
Location: Chicago, IL
Date Job Posted: March 17, 2020
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Assistant Nurse Manager, Labor and Delivery

Job ID 2020-22289
Shift Night
Type Full-Time Regular
CBA Code Non-Union

Job Description

Bring Your Passion to the Forefront: Assistant Patient Care Manager (APCM) - Labor and Delivery

Area: 377320,DELIV ROOM-CLI
Shift: 40 hours per week (1.0 FTE) / Night Shifts with some weekend and on-call requirements /10-hour shifts

Assistant Patient Care Manager Job Summary:

The Assistant Patient Care Manager will be responsible and accountable for over-seeing the operations of a designated Care Center on her/his respective shift. Duties include directing delivery of quality, patient-centered care in a financially responsible manner. This is in collaboration with and under the supervision of the Patient Care Managers and Clinical Director.

The Assistant Patient Care Manager (APCM) for Labor and Delivery provides clinical and administrative leadership. In this role you are responsible for assisting in the management of the nursing and clinical support staff. The APCM is responsible for providing regulatory and quality oversight to the staff. This person works in conjunction with the Patient Care Manager to oversee the daily operations of the unit in a financially responsible and patient-centered care manner. The individual who holds this position exemplifies the mission, vision and values of The University of Chicago Medical Center.

Assistant Patient Care Manager Required Qualifications

  • Graduate of an NLN accredited School of Nursing.
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing or higher, Master’s degree preferred.
  • Current Illinois RN license
  • 1-2 years of Charge Nurse experience with demonstrated leadership skills highly preferred
  • Labor and Delivery expereinced required
  • Ability to effectively communicate
  • Demonstrates a working knowledge of collective bargaining agreements.
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills to maintain an open network of communication among staff members, care center and sector leadership, and other health care professionals and departments.

Organizational Overview

Located in Historic Hyde Park, UChicago Medicine is a not-for-profit integrated and academic health system of hospital and physician services, providing world class care since 1927. UChicago Medicine operates four hospitals and a state-of-the-art ambulatory-care facility located within a medical center campus of twenty interconnected buildings, along with several satellite facilities situated throughout Chicago’s south suburbs. In addition, Ingalls Memorial Hospital is located outside of the main medical campus in Harvey, IL. Today, UChicago Medicine and Biological Sciences Division, including Ingalls Memorial Hospital encompass over 800 beds and employ nearly 12,000 people, which includes more than 800 attending physicians, 1100 residents and fellows, and 2,600 nurses.

UChicago Medicine’s mission is to provide superior health care in a compassionate manner, ever mindful of each patient’s dignity and individuality. UChicago Medicine has established a market identity “At the Forefront of Medicine”, and has consistently been able to attract a critical mass of talented physicians, healthcare professionals and staff to treat the most complex clinical problems. In recognition of this excellence, U.S. News and World Report rank many of our programs as among the best in the United States.

Why Join Us

We’ve been at the forefront of medicine since 1899. We provide superior healthcare with compassion, always mindful that each patient is a person, an individual. To accomplish this, we need employees with passion, talent and commitment… with patients and with each other. We’re in this together: working to advance medical innovation, serve the health needs of the community, and move our collective knowledge forward. If you’d like to add enriching human life to your profile, The University of Chicago Medicine is for you. Here at the forefront, we’re doing work that really matters. Join us. Bring your passion.

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