Nursing Director Accreditation Compliance

An exciting opportunity is now available for a Nursing Director of Accreditation Compliance with a well respected Medical Center in Central Washington that is committed to community value and mission-driven excellence.

This award winning hospital has been serving the Central Washington community for over 50 years. This facility cares deeply about community engagement and patient satisfaction and has been recognized nationally for the excellent patient care and safety standards. This Medical Center offers a full range of services, including General Surgery, Women’s Health, Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehab, and more. The Accreditation Compliance Nursing Director will join a hospital that is an integral part of the community and prides itself on providing state of the art healthcare to those who live and work nearby.

Reporting to the System Vice President of Quality, The Nursing Director of Accreditation Compliance will coordinate with Hospital Leadership on all quality and regulatory compliance performance improvement. This position will provide direction and guidance to a Regulatory Leadership Team that includes Hospital Management from several different departments as well as Regulatory Compliance Analysts, TJC and CMS Survey Preparation Specialists and Compliance Data Registers. This person will be responsible for promoting a culture that encourages regulatory compliance throughout the healthcare system 

This person will work together with the Quality Department to set priorities for improvement based on the system’s strategic plans. The Accreditation Compliance Nursing Director will coordinate with each department in this community hospital, including Nurse Managers and Directors from Inpatient Care (Medical Surgical, Critical Care), Emergency Department, Women’s and Children’s, Procedural Care (Surgical and Cardiac Services), and Outpatient Care. In addition to internal departments within the hospital, this position also works with external agencies including the Joint Commission (JCAHO), The Department of Health (DOH), and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

The Nursing Director of Accreditation Compliance is responsible for interpreting licensure, regulatory, and accrediting requirements and for assessing the organization’s current compliance. This position will develop and monitor action plans for continuous survey readiness and coordinate TJC compliance activities with the Hospital’s Joint Commission Steering Committee. This person will also provide direct support and consultation at the department level to meet accreditation and regulatory standards.

Located in picturesque Central Washington, this area is known for its low cost of living, great schools and a tight knit community. The Nursing Director of Accreditation Compliance will find that this area offers countless options to explore the outdoors, including hiking, biking, kayaking, and skiing. The downtown area features a variety of local museums, delicious restaurants and unique art boutiques. The fun outdoor activities, delicious local eateries and great schools make this an ideal spot to raise a family.

The Accreditation Compliance Nurse Director will have the opportunity to work with a talented team within the Quality, Risk and Compliance departments in service of maintaining system wide Regulatory Compliance. For this hard work, you will enjoy a competitive salary and a generous benefits package.