Manager Clinical Ops - Peds Behavioral Health in Park Ridge, IL

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Advocate Health Care   •  

Park Ridge, IL 60068

Industry: Hospitals & Medical Centers


5 - 7 years

Posted 55 days ago

As part of Advocate Aurora Health, Advocate Children's Hospital is the largest network provider of pediatric services in Illinois and among the top 10 in the nation. The two main Chicago Metropolitan region campuses are located in Oak Lawn in the southwest and Park Ridge in the northwest. Additional services are accessible at other Advocate hospitals throughout the state. Advocate Children's Hospital serves as a major referral center for infants and children. Through a special, wholistic approach, Advocate Children's Hospital combines some of the country's most respected medical talent with exceptional and compassionate care.

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) OR Bachelors Degree any field with a Master's Degree in Nursing (MSN)
  • Minimum 5 years of psychiatric clinical experience
  • Demonstrated leadership experience in a pediatric environment
  • Utilization of critical thinking in timely decision making
  • Effective communication skills in a group setting
  • Current RN licensure in Illinois


To facilitate and implement strategic initiatives for the organization in providing quality patient care in a cost~effective manner at the unit level.

Manages, directs and evaluates nursing practices to support and develop personnel in the provision of patient care activities. Facilitates participative management process on the unit. Collaborates with physicians and other health care disciplines to assure optimal patient care.


  1. Serves as chief retention officer for unit/dept.
  2. Maintains effective working relations with both internal and external customers
  3. Manages, develops, implements and evaluates standards of nursing to facilitate quality patient care, efficiency and cost effectiveness.
  4. Prepares of departmental budgets (supplies, equipment, personnel). Responsible for budget management and performance and fiscal oversight of all areas of responsibility.
  5. Responsible for personal and professional growth and development

Valid Through: 2019-10-19