Opportunity for an experienced Director of Quality and Risk Management
We have an opening for a Director of Quality and Risk Management. The ideal candidate is passionate about patients and their loved ones, and is committed to the advancement of community health and medicine. This role requires both expertise and an excellent cultural fit. Great communication skills, both verbal and written, as well as the ability to inspire and coach individuals and groups at any level are necessary.
The Director of Quality and Risk Management is responsible for:
Coordinating the team of Quality nurses and staff members
Leading the quality improvement and patient safety program
Developing and revising the York Hospital performance improvement plan
Facilitating reporting and compliance with accreditation, payor, and regulatory requirements
Overseeing the incident reporting system
Overseeing risk management and loss prevention activities
Overseeing the infection prevention program
Helping all members of the hospital community see opportunities for improvement
Working collaboratively with the medical staff, hospital leadership, and employees in support of the quality improvement, patient safety, risk management and infection prevention goals
BSN, licensed to practice in the State of Maine
Certified in CPHQ (Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality)
2 years relevant clinical and workplace experience
Hospital-based quality/risk experience with prior leadership role
Demonstrable success in completing projects to the satisfaction of executive sponsors
Advanced Degree in Public Health, Business Administration, Public Administration, Health Services, or other relevant field
Two years direct experience in healthcare quality improvement program leadership
Internal Number: 3540
About York Hospital - York, Maine
York Hospital has a shared goal and commitment of providing Loving Kindness to all. We respectfully and compassionately care for each individual and devote ourselves to others; our patients, families, staff, physicians, volunteers, visitors and our community. We care!
York Hospital is located on the southern coast of Maine and boasts miles of sandy beaches, picturesque hiking and biking trails, outlet shopping at its best and many family oriented activities. The area is close in proximity to Boston, Massachusetts (1 1/4 hour), Portland, Maine (3/4 hour) and Portsmouth, NH (15 minutes). The school systems in our community are superb.