Dir Quality Risk Mgmt - WBGH - 1.0 FT Days

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  • Wilkes-Barre General Hospital Wilkes-Barre General Hospital

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  • Full Time

Job Description

Commonwealth Health - A commitment to caring can be found in the hearts and minds of the physicians, nurses and, many other employees who support patient care at Commonwealth Health Wilkes-Barre General Hospital and clinics. Our organization is built on great people. In turn, we provide these skilled and dedicated caregivers with career opportunities, professional development, and, a work environment that creates superior job satisfaction. Opportunities stretch across our hospital, physician network, and, emergency medical services in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Join a team that has been committed to caring for the local community for 150 years.

The Director of Quality, Risk Management, Compliance & Patient Safety (QRMC), is responsible for planning, administrating, and monitoring consistent readiness of all quality, regulatory requirements, risk issues, and patient safety processes including High-Reliability Organization processes. The Director of QRMC will oversee and coordinate all hospital efforts to monitor and maintain compliance with all regulatory, State, Federal government, and Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organization standards. Coordination of the Patient Safety Committee along with supporting the patient complaint process is part of this role. This is completed by working collaboratively with all levels of care providers within the facility. The position reports to the Network Chief Quality Officer.

RN with BSN preferred

A Master’s degree in Nursing or Health Care Administration appreciated

Minimum of five years experience in nursing at an acute care facility with at least a minimum of three years experience in performing quality management-related activities required. This is demonstrated by a clear working knowledge of general hospital operations, JC standards, CMS requirements, and DOH regulations.

Current RN state license

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