Director, Quality Management 1.0DV (7467-5005) in Marquette, MI at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 6/26/2020

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Job Description

UP Health System - Marquette

Provides oversight of the organizational quality and regulatory compliance program. Works collaboratively with the Patient Safety Officer.

Develops and implements departmental goals, plans, and standards consistent with the clinical, administrative, legal, and ethical requirements/objectives of the organization.

Directs and evaluates departmental operations, including patient care delivery, information technologies, service level determination, and complaint management, to achieve performance, quality management and
safety objectives.

Maintains responsibility for development and maintenance of quality programs.
Coordinates and directs internal/external audits.

Integrates evidence-based practices into operations and clinical protocols.

Prepares, monitors and evaluates departmental budgets, and ensures that the department operates in compliance with allocated funding.

Plans and monitors staffing activities, including hiring, orienting, evaluating, disciplinary actions and continuing education initiatives.

Creates and fosters an environment that encourages professional growth.

Job Requirements

Minimum Education
  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Master's degree preferred
*Years of relevant experience may be substituted for required education.

Required Skills
  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
  • Registered Nurse (RN) in State of Michigan preferred
  • CPPS (Certification Board for Professionals in Patient Safety) preferred
  • CPHQ (Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality) preferred
Minimum Work Experience
  • 5 years health care experience required

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran