Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Urgent Care - Clinical and Operations Manager

Akron, Ohio

Job Description

About Us

Akron Children’s Hospital is one of the largest independent pediatric hospitals in the U.S., and ranked among the best children’s hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. Our dedicated staff serves nearly 800,000 patient visits per year through our 2 hospital campuses and a large network of locations offering primary and specialty care.

We are leading the way to healthier futures for children and communities through expert medical care, research, and prevention and wellness programs. As a teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University and other universities, we train new generations of pediatricians, specialists, nurses and pharmacists every year.


  1. To treat every child as we would our own
  2. To treat others as we would like to be treated
  3. To turn no child away for any reason

We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.

Shift Information: Day Job

Monday-Friday. Day shift.

Position Summary: 


Responsible for leading and managing all activities for assigned department(s), including clinical, business and operational functions. Major responsibilities include: direction and oversight of department processes, staffing (orientation, training, development, evaluating performance, scheduling of all assigned staff), inventory control and efficient utilization of resources, acquiring and maintenance of equipment, financial oversight and budgeting, and regulatory and compliance oversight of assigned department(s). Partners with department physicians and/or advanced practice providers to optimize patient care workflow.  Travel to assigned departments as required.

Graduate from an accredited school of nursing, and a licensed registered nurse in the State of Ohio.  Master’s degree in relevant field or attainment of degree 2 years from date of hire required.  Minimum of two years of clinical experience and minimum of 1 year of leadership experience preferred. Candidate must demonstrate management and leadership abilities; must be able to work under stressful situations; must possess excellent oral and written skills; must demonstrate interpersonal relationship skills in a manner which enhances communication, promotes conflict resolution, and facilitates staff development; must be able to effectively delegate tasks; and must be self-motivated and be able to work independently.  Current Health Care Provider BLS training from the American Heart Association is required.



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

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