Director of Maternal Child Health

  • HCA
  • West Hills, Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Mar 20, 2017

Job Description

Job Code: 01554-3464


No Weekends

West Hills Hospital & Medical Center is a full-service acute care facility located in West Hills, CA, in the Western San Fernando Valley. The 225-bed facility recently completed an $80-million expansion that includes a new Emergency Department, Intensive Care Unit, Outpatient Services Unit, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, and The Grossman Burn Center. HealthGrades (a leading independent health care rating company) announced that West Hills Hospital has received the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence for 2011 & 2012, the Clinical Excellence Award for Critical Care for 2012. West Hills Hospital is also among the Top 100 Hospitals nationwide for Gastrointestinal and General Surgery. West Hills Hospital was the first Accredited Chest Pain Center in Los Angeles County, and also recently received a Certificate of Distinction as a Primary Stroke Center from the Joint Commission.

Director of Maternal Child Health

Summary: Administers, directs and coordinates activities of patient care within Maternity and
Newborn service areas and is responsible for the recommendation, development and
implementation of policies and procedures in these areas and for keeping the CNO informed of
both progress and potential problems. Responsible for the direction and evaluation of patient
care delivery. Maintains operational aspects of patient care unit in collaboration with other
service areas. Maintains interdepartmental quality controls and provides for departmental
participation in performance improvement within the Maternity units and hospital-wide.


Education/Certificates/Licenses: Graduate from an accredited school of
nursing; baccalaureate degree, Masters preferred. Currently licensed as a
professional nurse in state. Two to five years of Acute Hospital Clinical Nursing
required. Three to Five years of Management experience in area of specialty.
BLS/ACLS or other certification in Specialty area required

Last Edited: 01/25/2018