Director Quality Management and Patient Safety

An exciting opportunity is now  available as a Director Quality Management and Patient Safety in beautiful upstate New York.  

This award winning hospital provides the highest level of safe and outstanding quality patient care.  The Director Quality Management and Patient Safety will work at this progressive hospital, well established in the community over 100 years.  The hospital's commitment to its patients and staff is reflected in the tremendous work that has won both quality and patient experience recognition.

The Director Quality Management and Patient Safety will work under the direction of the Chief Medical Officer and work with a progressive group of diverse leaders.  This role will analyze operations and clinical outcomes to determine process improvements.  The Director will lead root cause analysis groups on case reviews and report findings to the leadership team.  The role will work collaboratively with hospital personnel and leadership teams to develop and implement education throughout the hospital for process improvement to maintain the hospital as a high reliability organization.

The Director Quality Management and Patient Safety Bachelor's Degree in Nursing and two years of professional experience in the development and implementation of clinical quality assurance and performance improvement. The Director will be knowledgeable and experienced in Lean, Six Sigma, PDSA or other performance improvement methods, with record of successful improvement projects. Strong record of leadership, project management, collaboration. Demonstrated analytic and computer skills, with strong writing, problem solving, and communication skills.

The hospital is located in beautiful upstate New York in the Greater Syracuse area.  The area is known for world-class entertainment, historic sites, all-year round sports, and attractions such as zoos, trails, lakes and much more. With a low cost of living and exceptional schools, this area is an idea place to raise a family.  Ideally located, it is close to more metropolitan areas when one wants to enjoy all the amenities offered in the city.

 The Director Quality Management and Patient Safety will be offered a competitive salary with comprehensive benefits package.