Director of Med Surg Women s Care

Director of Med Surg Women s Care job in Albuquerque, NM

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Director of Med/Surg-Women’s Care job, Med/Surg, Full Time-Albuquerque, NM

We are looking for a Director of Med/Surg-Women’s Care to join our Med/Surg team in Albuquerque, NM.


This full time job is located at Lovelace Women’s Hospital, the first and only hospital in New Mexico dedicated to women’s health, offers a 53-bed advanced neonatal intensive care unit, a natural birthing center, an award-winning breast care center and the first robotic surgery program in the state recognized as a Center of Excellence in Robotic Surgery by Surgical Review Corporation.

  You may be who we are looking for to join our Women’s Care team if you possess Med Surg Women’s Care leadership expertise and have led large teams.  This Med Surg team will benefit by having a hands on director with current bedside experience.  Our goal is to not only provide superior care for our Med Surg patients; but, we also have a strong commitment to our staff.   If you have a passion for developing people, building a strong culture of accountability, service and possess demonstrated experience with evident based process improvements; please read on. 

Director of Women’s Care Job Responsibilities: 

  • Directs and administers strategic, operational, fiscal and personnel activities for assigned nursing department(s) in accordance with established regulatory agencies. 
  • Prepares and manages budgets, manages/supervises staff and ensures quality services are provided through daily operations. 
  •   Manages clinical operations and development for assigned area(s) with measurable improvements in clinical outcomes and customer patient satisfaction. 
  •   Adheres to policies, procedures, and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety. 

  Director    of Med/Surg-Women’s Care Education and Experience Requirements:


  • Minimum:  Bachelors Degree in Nursing; Relevant education and/or experience may be substituted for one another in accordance to policy. 
  •   Desired : Masters Degree
  •   Ability to influence, motivate, manage, train, direct, counsel and develop staff; communication and positive employee relation skills; knowledge of regulatory standards for compliance
  • Five (5) years relevant clinical experience of which three (3) years must have been in a management capacity.  Relevant education and/or experience may be substituted in accordance to policy
  • Minimum: CPR; Valid NM Nursing license or NM compact license (within 90 days of hire)

  Why Lovelace?
  • Robotic surgery program named a Center of Excellence in Robotic Surgery by Surgical Review Corporation

  • Women’s Choice Award for America’s Best Breast Centers since 2015

  • 2016-2018 Women’s Choice Award for America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Safety

  • Named to Modern Healthcare’s 100 Best Places to work since 2008

    Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.



Department / Location

Lovelace Womens Hospital - Albuquerque, NM