Director of Quality and Performance Improvement

An experienced Director of Quality and Performance Improvement ready to combine their clinical expertise and passion for Excellence is needed at a community dedicated hospital on Long Island

The 400-bed hospital continues to grow and serves as a vital part of the community. For over 100 years, it has remained dedicated to providing the finest healthcare services coupled with the best in personal care and concern.

The hospital has received full accreditation from the Joint Commission, one of healthcare’s leading accrediting bodies. The accreditation is a national seal of approval that the Hospital meets high performance standards in quality, patient safety, treatment and services.

The hospital has evolved into a multifaceted community hospital with specialties in the following areas:

 

  • Metabolic and Bariatric Services
  • Behavioral Health — Child, Adolescent, Adult
  • Family Health- provides primary and specialty care
  • Hemodialysis/Nephrology

The Director of Quality and Performance Improvement will work collaboratively in the Quality Department in leading and coordinating the quality and performance improvement initiatives of the hospital, while remaining in state and federal compliance. They will work in facilitating performance improvement projects, education, infection prevention efforts, patient relations/satisfaction, managing length of stay initiatives, improving discharge planning.

The Director of Quality will interact with and work alongside other hospital leaders in implementing and managing hospital-wide quality initiatives. They will report to the CEO.

The Director of Quality and PI’s responsibilities will include ensuring processes are implemented to evaluate and identify opportunities for improvement in the provision of high quality, safe and resource effective care to its patients.  They will implement quality initiatives and assure goals are met. Ensures processes are in place to ensure compliance with Quality and Performance Improvement and as applicable with Infection Control, Risk Management, Patient Safety, Peer Review, etc. Monitors, in partnership with the medical staff, the measured outcomes of organization-wide clinical care activities, identifies opportunities for improvement, and leads clinical improvement activities.

Director of Professional Development and Quality must support and advocate the hospital’s mission to improve the health of the community by working collaboratively to provide high quality, efficient, safe and accessible health care services with the utmost respect and compassion.

Situated just outside of New York City residents have unlimited options for dining and recreation as well as museums shops and more. With universities and colleges nearby, there is also opportunity for professional development.

Interviews are starting now for this Quality and Performance Improvement. Apply today for the opportunity to work for this expanding hospital. A competitive salary and benefit package accompany this opportunity!