Northern Inyo Healthcare District
150 Pioneer Lane
Bishop, CA 93514
(760) 873-5811
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Director of Quality & Risk
Position Summary
The Director of Quality & Risk directs the execution of organizational patient safety, patient & family satisfaction, clinical process efficiency, clinical resource utilization and clinical outcomes improvement activities and is responsible for the development, management and execution of the QAPI plan of the District. Collaborates with clinical and administrative staff and management to collect and compile data, perform medical chart review and prepare performance reports for Nursing, Ancillary departments, Medical Staff committees and Board of Directors. This position directs mandatory quality and performance reporting to outside agencies under direction of the Chief Operating Officer. Incumbent has overall knowledge of Performance Improvement standards, functions and understanding of Medical Staff and Nursing Department Performance Improvement programs. Provides analytic and project management duties as needed to facilitate efficient functioning of the QAPI/Risk Management Department. This position directs Quality Improvement Analyst(s) and Performance Improvement staff and coordinates with other departments with hospital-wide clinical documentation improvement. This position is responsible for preparing for, coordinating during and responding to accreditation and other regulatory body surveys and serves as the QAPI lead for survey response. This position serves as the NIHD Safety Officer, performing all functions as defined in this job description. This position works with the Medical Staff and Medical Staff Support Services on development and implementation of OPPE/FPPE, peer review and administrative processes.

 Bachelor�s Degree
 Two years of management experience
 One year of Quality/Risk management experience
 Experience with report writing
 Project management experience
 Knowledge of medical terminology
 Proficient with Windows OS and Microsoft Office Suite
 Good organizational skills
 Experience with data collection, analysis and information management
 Attain CPHQ, Six Sigma or similar certification within 1-2 years of hire
 Experience with Report writing
 Become Certified Professional in Patient Safety within 1-2 years of hire
 Become Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management within 1-2 years of hire

 Master�s Degree in Healthcare or Business related field
 CPHQ, Six Sigma or similar certification
 Experience with Report presentation
 Certified Professional in Patient Safety
 Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management

Full Time, Exempt with Benefits.

Application Requirements
Interested applicants submit NIH Non-Licensed Employment Application and resume.

Application Deadline
Open until Filled

Additional Information
Position Type : Full Time
Shift : Day
Hourly Wage: $58.26 - $94.38 per/hour

Contact Information