Patient Safety/Accreditation/Regulatory Coordinator

Location
Woodbridge, VA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Mar 15, 2019
Closes
Apr 17, 2019
Ref
122099BR
Function
Management
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Overview:

Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center, located in Woodbridge, Virginia, is hiring a full time Patient Safety/Accreditation/Regulatory Coordinator.

Position Overview
  • Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 3 years experience in accreditation & regulatory required.
  • 5 years of accreditation and regulatory affairs experience within Sentara and currently pursing Bachelors Degree may be substituted in lieu of Bachelor's degree.
  • Responsible for developing and implementing processes to support ongoing compliance with Accreditation/regulatory agencies and standards at the local hospital. Key responsibilities for local hospital Accreditation support include:
    • Coordination of survey activities at the local hospital
    • Sharing knowledge of processes to meet compliance with identified accreditation/regulatory standards
    • Researching and obtaining interpretation of standards compliance requirements
    • Assisting with the development of processes to support ongoing survey readiness
    • Lead Auditor and ISO oversight responsibilities for accreditation services


Other
Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 3 years experience in accreditation & regulatory required. 5 years of accreditation and regulatory affairs experience within Sentara and currently pursing bachelors degree may be substituted in lieu of Bachelor's degree. Ability to abstract and analyze clinical information from medical records. Ability to work effectively with senior leadership, physicians and other healthcare providers, as well as, with multidisciplinary teams across department lines. Must possess knowledge of health care issues and process improvement concepts. Knowledge and understanding of regulatory and accreditation agency standards preferred.

Responsibilities:

The Patient Safety/Accreditation/Regulatory Coordinator is responsible for developing and implementing processes to support ongoing compliance with Accreditation/regulatory agencies and standards at the local hospital. Key responsibilities for local hospital Accreditation support include: Coordination of survey activities at the local hospital, sharing knowledge of processes to meet compliance with identified accreditation/regulatory standards, researching and obtaining interpretation of standards compliance requirements, and assisting with the development of processes to support ongoing survey readiness. Lead Auditor and ISO oversight responsibilities for accreditation services

Qualifications:

Education Level
Bachelor's Level Degree - Experience in lieu of education: Yes

Experience
Required: Accreditation and Regulatory - 3 years

Preferred: Patient Safety - 3 years, Performance Improvement - 3 years, Risk Management - 3 years

License
None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

Skills
Required: Communication, Coordination, Critical Thinking, Judgment and Decision Making, Microsoft Office, Project Management, Social Perceptiveness, Speaking, Technology/Computer

Preferred: None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

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