CHRISTUS Health
- Director Quality Management - Quality Assurance
At a glance
Location: US-TX-Texarkana Map
Posted: 07/11/2020
Closing: 08/10/2020
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Type: Full-Time
Experience: At least 5 year(s)
Job description
Description

Directs development and implementation of quality management strategies, programs and regulatory compliance. Actively collaborates with physician services, nursing, other allied health professionals, ancillary and support personnel, and operational leadership to promote implementation of evidence-based quality and patient safety initiatives, and to engage Associates at all levels as participants in a continual pursuit of improvement opportunities. Establishes and maintains efficient and reliable mechanisms for monitoring, analysis and reporting of quality outcomes and process improvement initiatives, in alignment with regulatory standards and healthcare best practices for quality and patient safety. Promotes and vigorously supports a comprehensive culture of quality throughout the organization, across all regions, campuses, and departments.



Requirements
  • Bachelors in Healthcare Administration, Nursing or a relevant clinical discipline required, with evidence of additional training in PI and Quality
  • Master's degree preferred
  • CPHQ ( Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality) or similar certification in quality, preferred
  • Minimum of five (5) years clinical experience in a hospital setting, including progressive management responsibilities
  • Two (2) to three (3) years Quality Improvement experience in acute care hospital
  • Experience with managing organizational change, regulatory compliance, process improvement activities and quality management
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Nursing and health care practices and techniques
  • RN license in good standing in state of employment or a compact state, if applicable
  • CHRISTUS Health System approved Basic Life Support certification
  • Current Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ), or similar quality certification. If not current, then obtained within 2 years
Director Quality Management - Quality Assurance