Director of Quality and Risk Management
Position Title: Director of Quality and Risk Management
Location: Barlow Respiratory Hospital Main Campus, Los Angeles
Department: Risk Management
Hours/Shifts: Full-time, Days
Non health care candidates with experience in High Reliability Industries are welcome to apply.
Primarily responsible for the continuing development, implementation, and monitoring of the organization’s survey readiness and risk management activities. This person will act as the primary contact person with the Joint Commission, DOH and other state regulatory bodies. This position is responsible for improving patient and team member safety by error proofing organizational systems in order to improve health service delivery organization-wide. This person will oversee all Joint Commission, CMS and State Survey preparation. This position will assist in aligning the strategic goals in relation to performance improvement, as well as assisting with leadership and direction on, patient safety initiatives, clinical risk management program administration and regulatory compliance.
Current RN or clinical licensure in State of California preferred. Bachelor’s Degree in nursing or healthcare. Knowledge of performance improvement systems as well as high reliability systems required. Must be skilled in post action analysis, event reviews. Must possess thorough knowledge of Joint Commission standards and accreditation process. Knowledge of federal and CA state laws and regulations. Must have familiarity with LEAN, Six Sigma, PDSA. Must be skilled in basic statistics, using Excel and data analysis. Must be willing to work in team and under high pressure environments.
Barlow Respiratory Hospital is an award-winning, nationally recognized hospital known for providing exceptional patient care. Our interdisciplinary Barlow team works together to provide highly specialized direct and indirect patient care. Our team integrates biopsychosocial concepts, cognitive skills, and technically competent practice to care for patients with chronic critical illnesses and complex respiratory conditions. Barlow Respiratory Hospital welcomes experienced dedicated professionals to join us to serve patients, their families and our community. Complete an Application for Employment now.