Labor, Delivery, and Maternal Health Specialists for Healthcare

Founded in 1967, we are a boutique firm with over 55 years of executive search experience. The retained recruitment service Bristol offers includes sourcing, screening, submitting qualified candidates, scheduling interviews, and negotiating employment and compensation packages of selected finalists.

Bristol Associates’ Healthcare practice recruits within the Labor, Delivery, and Maternal Health segment of the industry. Our recruiters in this division place top candidates in a variety of key labor and delivery, maternal health, women’s health, and neonatal intensive care (NICU) functions. We specialize in senior, executive, and management positions.

Simply put, placing top executives is what we do, and we know what makes a great leader. Below are just some of the qualities and skill sets in this discipline that we look for:

  • Success improving patient satisfaction scores
  • Proficiency in budget and staffing management
  • Establishes collaborative relationships with hospital and nursing administration colleagues and physician partners
  • BSN and/or MSN required for manager or director positions
  • MSN required for CNS and NP positions

Are you looking to hire exceptional talent with the skills listed above? Submit an employer inquiry and one of our consultants will be in touch with you soon!

Do these qualities describe you? Submit your resume today to be considered for our current openings.

Join the Many Healthcare Companies That Have Filled Their Roles with Bristol Associates

Our Satisfied Clients Love to Share Their Experiences Working with Bristol Associates

“We had a very hard-to-fill position and after an exhaustive search on our part, we could not find anyone. I contacted Bristol Associates and within a few days we had three strong candidates and we were able to fill the position with a quality candidate. I was impressed with the way our consultant understood our needs and could pinpoint people who exactly fit our needs.”

Judi Alley SPHR, MB

Sr. Human Resources Business Partner, Professional Contact Services, Inc. (PCSI)

“I can’t say enough good things about Bristol Associates. The firm recruited me for my most recent position and I couldn’t be happier. The position was a perfect fit for me and the organization. Their professionalism and expertise are superb!”

Jana LeClair

Director of Medical Staff Services, Indian River Medical Center

Why Work with Bristol Associates?

Over 55 Years in Business

We have specialized in executive search since 1967, and are now in our 3rd generation of family ownership.


We have unrivaled industry knowledge in the areas in which we focus.

Individualized Service

We provide consultative, individualized service to our client companies. We pride ourselves in conducting our processes confidentially when necessary.

Network of Candidates

With over 1M+ relevant candidates in our private database, and growing every day, we have a strong network of senior-level talent across the board.


Our recruiters value a communicative relationship with our select client companies and candidates, providing updates throughout the search.


Our exceptional lead recruiters each have at least 15 years’ of experience in executive search.

Partner with Bristol Associates

Our Successful Healthcare Labor, Delivery, and Maternal Health Searches Keep Our Clients Coming Back

Director, Women and Children's Services

We completed a search for an award-winning, not-for-profit hospital in California to find them the Director, Women and Children’s Services. Our placed candidate is responsible for directing and overseeing the departments and manages the operations and administration.

Nurse Manager, Mother and Baby

We made a placement for a recognized health center in Florida. The Nurse Manager, Mother and Baby oversees and handles the operations and services of the unit to achieve organizational priorities and superior patient satisfaction. Our placed candidate is an influential leader that creates high performing teams.

NICU Manager

A hospital with a 22 bed Level III NICU was our client for this NICU Manager search. The unit has an all-RN staff (about 35 FTEs), sees about 350 patients per year, and does select surgeries. The ground transport services see about 125 patients per year. This unit participates in a nurse floating system that allows NICU nurses to float between pediatrics, PICU, and Newborn Nursery. Our placed candidate manages the staff and operations of the unit.

We Can Fill Your Labor, Delivery, and Maternal Health Roles in the Healthcare Industry

  • Birth Center Manager
  • Director of Maternal Child Health
  • Director of Women's and Children's Services
  • Director of Women's Center
  • Director of Women's Health
  • Director of Women's Services
  • Director, Labor and Delivery
  • Family Birth Center Manager
  • Manager of Labor and Delivery
  • Manager of Women and Infants
  • Nurse, OB/GYN
  • OB Director
  • Service Line Director, Women's Services
  • Vice President of Women's Services
  • Vice President, Women's and Children's Services
  • Women's Health Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS)
  • Women's Health Nurse Practitioner
  • Women's Health Nurse Practitioner