We invite you to join our exceptional, patient-focused team at San Luis Valley Health in beautiful Alamosa, Colorado. Our four-star rated facility has been recognized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for our commitment to providing outstanding quality care and a superior patient experience. Our organization prides itself on its commitment to its employees with innovative awards and recognition practices, excellent benefit options, continuing education assistance and a focus on employee engagement and development.
San Luis Valley Health is seeking a full time Director of Obstetrics to manage all operations of the Obstetrics department, including budgeting, staffing, and supervision of the nursing and tech staff. The Director is responsible for maintaining adequate staffing levels with qualified and experienced staff trained to deliver safe and quality service within their scope of practice. The Director of Obstetrics will monitor, and comply with organizational policies and procedures, as well as federal, state, and local guidelines. This position offers competitive pay, annual variable pay bonus, director level benefits, cell phone stipend, relocation and sign on bonus. The Director supervises 25+ employees that range in statuses that are full time, part time, and PRN.
The qualified candidate will possess the following:
Current RN License in the State of Colorado
Minimum of 3 years’ experience working in an Obstetrics Department
Demonstrated Leadership Experience and ability to supervise multiple employees with coaching and counseling, engagement, growth and development, while simultaneously meeting departmental and organizational needs.
Current BLS, STABLE, and NRP certifications.
Contribute to the development and implementation of strategic planning processes, as well a as oversee the day-to-day operations of the department.
Develop patient satisfaction initiatives to sustain and improve scores.
Active in hiring, retention and development of staff within the department while instilling a positive and supportive work environment.
Other duties as required to ensure smooth operation of the department and the contribution to the organization as a whole.
San Luis Valley Health is located in South-Central Colorado nestled in the heart of the San Luis Valley surrounded by the Sangre de Cristo and San Juan Mountains. The organization is the largest employer with nearly 900 staff members, provides a family-centered environment, relaxed, small town living, and abundance of recreational and outdoor activities.
If you have a love for the outdoors and have been looking for a challenging career in a passionate, mountain community then apply with San Luis Valley Health today!
Colorado is consistently rated one of the healthiest states in the nation and with an average of 350 days per year of sunshine in the Valley, there is always an opportunity to enjoy the great outdoors. The San Luis Valley offers many recreational activities year round to include skiing, hiking, biking, rock climbing. Alamosa is an hour away from Wolf Creek Ski Area, which is known for having the most snow in Colorado. Learn more about our culture and offerings and get to know our leader, Konnie Martin.
San Luis Valley Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Internal Number: DOB312
About San Luis Valley Health
San Luis Valley Health is a regional health provider serving the San Luis Valley, Colorado and beyond. In addition to our state-of-the-art hospital located in Alamosa, we also operate clinics throughout the Valley and another hospital in Conejos County.
We are proud to offer talented, experienced caregivers using the most advanced techniques and technology, along with a genuine sense of caring. Our patient-centered medical home is more than just a building; rather, it is a team of health care professionals providing comprehensive and continuous medical care.
We are located in the heart of the San Luis Valley in south central Colorado. Our fully accredited 49-bed hospital provides outstanding care for those in need of general Medical/Surgical, Intensive Care and OB hospital services.