Assistant Unit Director Birth Center

    April 4, 2022
    San Francisco, California
    Job Type




    The Women’s Health Service Line at UCSF Medical Center is, engaged in clinical, research, and training activities at the Parnassus, Mt. Zion, Mission Bay, as well as satellite locations throughout the Bay Area, with an annual operating budget of $175 million.


    The mission of the UCSF Department of OBGYN & Reproductive Sciences is to improve the lives and health of all women through excellence, innovation and leadership in Patient Care, Scientific Discovery, Education, Advocacy.  “Leading the way in women’s health.”

    The Mission Bay Birth Center includes 9 LDRP rooms, 24 Post Partum rooms, 12 Antepartum rooms and 9 triage bays.   This position reports directly to the Unit Director of the Birth Center, under Women’s Health and Adult Services.

    The Assistant Unit Director is involved in ensuring optimal patient outcomes through effective leadership and / or provision of patient care delivery in the Birth Center at UCSF Mission Bay.  Promotes environment for a shared voice in nursing practice and exchange of ideas to continually improve nursing and patient care outcomes. Accountable for the quality, safety, and cost-effectiveness of patient care. Consults and collaborates with other health care professionals to coordinate the management of patient care. Serves as a resource to staff, physicians, students and others.


    This position is a Monday - Friday, 10-hour night shift position.

    Required Qualifications:

    Bachelor of Science in Nursing or higher-level degree of nursing education

    Minimum of two years of experience in Labor and Delivery

    Demonstrated hospital management skills, with progressive expertise in patient care services. Knowledge to manage disaster incidents, critical events and ability to problem solve with critical thinking skills.

    Strong interpersonal skills to create and maintain a climate for effective communication and collaborative decision making.

    Knowledge of relevant healthcare information technology and patient care workflows and processes.

    Demonstrated knowledge of relevant regulatory requirements, as well as related legislative, accreditation, licensing and compliance environments.


    License/Certification :

    Active Registered Nurse licensure in the State of California

    Active American Heart Association CPR Certification

    Active American Heart Association NRP Certification


    Preferred Qualifications:

    Strong leadership, fiscal and operations management skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with physicians, management and staff from all disciplines. Ability to create and maintain a goal-oriented climate of teamwork, collaboration, and consistent achievement of objectives.

    Master's Degree in Nursing

    CA RN license

    Active AHA BLS

    Active AHA NRP

    Bachelors of Science in Nursing

    Minimum of two years of RN experience in Labor and Delivery


    Base Salary - USD $200,000 to $210,000



    Relocation Assistance Available


    At UCSF Health, our mission of innovative patient care, advanced technology and pioneering research is redefining what’s possible for the patients we serve – a promise we share with the professionals who make up our team.


    Consistently ranked among the top 10 hospitals nationwide by U.S. News & World Report – UCSF Health is committed to providing the most rewarding work experience while delivering the best care available anywhere. In an environment that allows for continuous learning and opportunities for professional growth, UCSF Health offers the ideal atmosphere in which to best use your skills and talents.



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