Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Director, Nursing Administration-Neonatal Services

Akron, Ohio

Job Description

Position Summary:

The Director of Nursing-Neonatal Services assumes responsibility for administration of 7 Neonatal Units in Neonatal Service Line, including two Level IIA Special Care Nurseries; one Level IIB Special Care Nursery; three Level IIIB NICUs; and one Level IIIC NICU;

12 direct reports, including Nurse Managers, Assistant Nurse Managers, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Lead Advanced Practice Providers, Performance Improvement Coordinator and Community Outreach Liaison; and total responsibility for management of over 350 FTEs.



Master's degree required. 

Minimum of five (5) years progressive management/leadership and clinical nursing experience required.  

Perinatal and pediatric experience preferred. 

Licensed to practice professional nursing in the State of Ohio. 

Current Health Care Provider BLS training is required.

Demonstrates skill in leadership, business, professional accountability, advocacy, relationship management and networking. Demonstrates knowledge of healthcare environment and healthcare technologies.  Strong communication (verbal and written), interpersonal and organizational skills required. 

Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.

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