Job opening for a Market Director Clinical Quality Improvement located in Arizona (some travel within the Phoenix area).
- Bonus Eligible
- Relocation Assistance
Registered Nurse Required
Department administrator for Hospital with Market lead responsibility as well. Establishes and enforces policies, procedures, standards and objectives. Directs and supervises staff as well as workflow. Provides education and support to medical staff, hospital staff and Governing Board around Quality, Patient Safety and Risk initiatives. Facilitates performance improvement activities and CQI activities throughout the hospital. Acts as resource person to administrative teams across the Market, local Hospital leadership, department managers and medical staff. Supports clinical risk management functions. Maintains oversight of infection control activities and monitors outcomes to care related to infection control indicators. Assists department managers with preparation for medical staff committees. Oversight responsibility for all regulatory body surveys, i.e., JCAHO, State Licensing Review, HCFA (CMS) Validation surveys. Maintains oversight responsibility for all performance improvement activities conducted throughout the institution. Position is responsible for approving timekeeping, employee evaluation, meeting applicable regulatory standards, approving supply orders and department strategic planning. Supports the coordination of medical staff peer review.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing
- Master’s degree in a health services or related field.
- Five years’ experience in nursing or quality management and three years of supervisory experience required.
- Previous experience in performance improvement activities preferred.
- Current Arizona Registered Nurse licensure.
- CPHQ and/or CCM certification preferred.
Ability to develop and analyze quality/performance data to identify trends, develop action plans, and implement program modification for change. Ability to manage day to day operations of quality, case management, infection control and medical staff peer reviews. Must have a good understanding of regulatory standards/requirements. Able to manage the department budget and develop cost containment strategies to operate the department.
MSN Highly preferred.
Extensive Quality Improvement Experience in order to act as a Resource for other DCQI Directors within the Abrazo Arizona Market. Some travel within the the Phoenix area to other facilities required.
Competitive Salary Range!
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