Nursing Director Risk Compliance

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

This Southern Arizona Medical Center has proven itself an integral part of the community and prides itself on providing state of the art healthcare to the nearby community. The Nursing Director of Risk and Compliance will join a facility that cares deeply about community engagement and patient satisfaction. This Medical Center offers a full range of services, including General Surgery, Women’s Health, Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehab, and more

Reporting to the Chief Nursing Officer, the Risk and Compliance Nursing Director will oversee operations around Quality Improvement, Risk Management, Accreditation, and Infection Control / Prevention. Supported by a team of Infection Preventionists led by the CIC Coordinator, a Risk Management Supervisor, and a team of Quality and Compliance Analysts, the Director will spearhead improvement initiatives throughout the hospital and community health system. 

The Compliance and Risk 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. This Individual will also oversee the Insurance Purchasing program and the team responsible for the preparation, management, and disposition of claims.

This individual will act as the advocate for quality and safety to the Board of Directors and serve as part of the organization’s governing, decision-making, and strategic planning body. The Nursing Director of Compliance and Risk will be responsible for coordinating and overseeing the quality and safety plans of the hospital with a focus on maximizing efficiency and integration opportunities. This position is also responsible for sustaining the standards of regulatory and governmental agencies and managing the hospital’s quality data collection. This position will work alongside other members of hospital leadership in disaster preparation and planning and acts as a core member of the incident command team during a declared emergency. 

Located in gorgeous Southern Arizona, this medical center is close to some of the best living in the state. Known for its picturesque scenery in every direction, this area is perfect for a Risk and Compliance Nursing Director who loves an outdoor adventure. With local spots for hiking, cycling and horseback riding all nearby, there is something for everyone in the family to enjoy. The downtown area also features many delicious restaurants and unique art boutiques. The fun outdoor activities, delicious local eateries and great school system make this an ideal spot to raise a family.

The Nursing Director of Risk and Compliance will have the opportunity to work with an amazing team of Nurse Leaders, Quality and Risk Analysts and Infection Preventionist in service of implementing system wide quality and risk management policies and procedures. For this hard work, you will enjoy a competitive salary and a generous benefits package.