Nurse Director Quality and Patient Safety

An exciting opportunity is now available for a Nurse Director  Quality Improvement and Patient Safety at a 150 bed Seattle / Tacoma Metropolitan Area Medical Center.

The Nurse Director Quality and Risk will report to the Chief Executive Officer, and will oversee a team of Infection Preventionists, Quality Improvement Specialists, Risk Manager, data analysts and a peer review coordinator. The Nurse Director Quality and Risk, and Patient Safety will develop metrics in quality and patient safety, ensure all policies and procedures are in compliance and acts as an expert resource for all hospital departments.

The Nurse Director Quality Services will be responsible for organizational improvements and quality measures for the entire facility. The Nurse Director Quality and Patient Safety will be in charge of the development and measuring of various clinical quality metrics, and quality improvement initiatives.  The Director will oversee and monitor the implementation of Hospital Compliance Program.

The Nurse Director Quality and Patient Safety will be part of a large and stable healthcare organization, which is known throughout the region for providing the highest level of care with a commitment to quality and patient safety metrics.

The Quality Nurse Director Quality Services will have administrative oversight of the development and implementation of the hospitals quality and performance improvement program.

The Nurse Director Quality and Patient Safety will have the opportunity to live in the Pacific Northwest, a region known for breath taking natural beauty and a bustling economy.  The region features a thriving housing market, numerous universities and professional athletic teams, endless outdoor activities and a lively downtown area.

The Medical Center is part of a stable healthcare organization, and is prepared to offer a generous salary, comprehensive benefit package and relocation assistance to the right candidate.