Sr. Director of Quality & Safety (m/f)

Johns Hopkins Medicine
Baltimore, MD
Mar 14, 2018
Mar 15, 2018
Executive, Director
Full Time
The company operates within the Health Care industry.A' Under the supervision of the President/CEO, this position is responsible for directing the Safety and Performance Improvement programs to enhance quality of care provided within the divisions of the Home Care Group. This position is responsible for the day-to-day operations, selection and ongoing development of the Quality/Safety Department professional and support staff. This position utilizes leadership and operational expertise plus knowledge and application of the PDCA and DMEIC framework using evidence-based practice, quality and safety literature, theories of quality / innovation, and statistical processes to facilitate the operationalization of the organizationA cents € (TM) s quality and safety goals. This position provides leadership to the clinical divisions to ensure the appropriate quality / safety projects and priorities are identified on an annual basis and that departmental resources are assigned appropriately to achieve performance results across the organization and at the divisional level. This position tracks and reports progress timely on quality improvement results or outcomes, identifies gaps in current performance, and strategizes to achieve improvement with sustainability. Education:A' Master's degree in Nursing, Business Administration or Healthcare AdministrationA' required.Experience: Ten years of health related experienceA' required;A' 12-15 years experience preferred. Five (5) years previous experience in Quality, Safety or Performance ImprovementA' required; Five (5) years of management experienceA' required.Licensure:A' License in a clinical fieldA' preferred, preferred RN.Knowledge:A' ExcellentA' knowledge base of performance improvement theory and application, change management, organizational behavior, group development and organizational learning. Work also includes data analysis, national, state and local quality improvement initiatives, regulations, and accreditation requirements. Experience with Microsoft Office programs and/or with word processing, databases and spreadsheets.A cents €