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Senior Director Maternal Child Health

Reading Hospital | Reading, Pennsylvania 19611

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: June 27, 2022
Opportunity Code: 31117

Summary

Join Reading Hospital, an award-winning Magnet Hospital as the new Senior Director of Maternal Child Health


The Position

  • The Senior Director of Maternal Child Health is responsible for leading 275 FTE’s that deliver safe patient care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for six departments including NICU, Pediatrics, OB Triage, Labor and Delivery, Special Care and Mother/baby at Reading Hospital’s Beginnings Maternity Center, which houses the region's only Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).
  • Plans, directs, coordinates, and evaluates the overall clinical nursing practice and administrative activities, including fiscal, material, and human resource management. 
  • Participates in the development and implementation of hospital policies and procedures while maintaining open communication with all staff and physicians to promote performance improvement and consistency of care across the continuum.
  • Seeking an innovative, collaborative leader that has excellent communication and interpersonal skills with five years of Maternal Child Health experience as well as knowledge of Physician Residency Programs. 
  • MSN, RN required with ANCC certification.

The Organization

  • Reading Hospital is the flagship, Magnet Recognized, acute care hospital of Tower Health. Located in West Reading, Pa., Reading Hospital is a 714-bed hospital that is home to many top-tier specialty care centers, including: Reading HealthPlex, McGlinn Cancer Institute, Miller Regional Heart Center, Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing, an emergency department that includes a Level I Trauma Center and the Beginnings Maternity Center, which houses the region's only Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).
  • Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people.
  • With more than 7,000 team members, Tower Health includes Magnet Designated Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown; and Magnet Designated St. Christopher's Hospital for Children.
  • Tower Health has a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health's commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives.
  • They have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac and vascular surgery, trauma, hematology and oncology.

The Community

  • West Reading is a small city - East-central Pennsylvania, 60 miles northwest of Philadelphia and has been named one of the top five places to live in Pennsylvania. 
  • The charm of a small community full of character and great people peacefully coexists with a bevy of modern amenities at home in the largest of cities. Just a few blocks’ walk in one direction brings you to the steps of a world-class hospital, while a stroll in another direction might lead you to a local produce market selling the sweetest peaches you’ve ever tasted.
  • West Reading is more than an eclectic mix of businesses and homes; it’s a community with more than two centuries of history. 
  • You can see the breadth of the area’s diversity reflected in its architecture. Mature tree-lined streets embrace single- and multi-family homes of all types, from city-style row homes to elegant Victorian singles to high-end condominiums. 
  • If you’ve grown accustomed to the walkability of a city like New York but are weary of the high cost of living that usually comes with it, West Reading offers the best of both worlds.

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