Providence St. Joseph Health

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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Nurse Manager Family Birth Center in Petaluma, California

We are looking for a Nurse Manager - Family Birth Center at Petaluma Valley Hospital!

Location: Petaluma, California

Schedule : Full-time, 80 hours bi-weekly

Shift: 8-hour, Days

Job Summary:

Provides an optimal practice environment that ensures the delivery of quality patient care. Responsible for planning, directing and managing the care delivered by the inpatient Labor & Delivery unit, OB unit (mother-baby), Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and Pediatrics. Oversees the 24-hour operation of the patient care units with accountability for leadership, overall fiscal management, staffing, planning, organizing and controlling.

Role models proactive, collaborative working relationships across all hospital functions in an interdisciplinary approach to patient care. Develops programs, policies, procedures, and standards of care to ensure patients’ nursing care needs are assessed, evaluated and met.


  • Ability to communication effectively both verbally and in writing

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships within the organization

  • Ability to problem-solve, analyze situations, think critically, give constructive feedback and supervise and team with others

  • Knowledge and utilization of computer applications (Windows software)

Position Requirements:


  • At least five (5) years recent experience in acute hospital setting in area of specialization

License / Certification:

  • Current California RN license required

  • Current BLS

  • If Labor & Delivery background, either AWHONN Intermediate EFM or Advanced EFM required

  • Current NRP

The people of St. Joseph Health have worked for 53 years to improve health and quality of life in California's North Bay region, starting in Sonoma County, where the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange opened the doors of Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital in 1950. Today, we continue the mission begun by the Sisters and continued through the St. Joseph Health Ministry of extending the healing ministry of Jesus to those we serve through an integrated spectrum of primary, urgent, acute, outpatient, palliative care and regional referral services. Sonoma County entities aligned with St. Joseph Health include the 278-bed Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital, the region's only Level II trauma center, as well as the 80-bed Petaluma Valley Hospital. Our services also encompass three Urgent Care centers, Hospice of Petaluma, Memorial Hospice and North County Hospice, the Annadel Medical Group, as well as the St. Joseph Home Care Network. We act as a regional referral hub for outlying hospitals, while also providing outpatient behavioral health care, education to promote health and prevent chronic disease, rehabilitation, oral health care, community benefit programs, and more, all fostering health and quality of life throughout the area.St. Joseph Health provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, St. Joseph Health complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training..Positions specified as “on call/per diem” refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as “as needed basis” to fill in for staff vacancies.

Company: Sonoma County Entities

Category: Clinical Lead Supervisor/ Manager