RN Director Quality Risk Management CPHQ

A trusted and reputable hospital in sunny Southern California is actively seeking a CHPQ RN Director to oversee its Nursing Quality and Risk Management functions. Join a tenured and dedicated executive team, and help lead an already outstanding acute care hospital continue its quest for service excellence.

Serving in an intricate and crucial position, the RN Director of Risk and Quality Management will actively develop, lead, and evaluate multiple complex programs and projects. You’ll work to improve safety and clinical operations for the patients, the staff, and the entire community. In this pursuit, you’ll have many great opportunities to work with community-based stakeholders and researchers to further define the risks levied at the medical center, and develop innovative solutions. 

Internally, a key role for the CPHQ Director of Nursing Quality will be to coordinate performance excellence initiatives and analyze risk data for the hospital so it can continue growing sustainably. You’ll provide proof of concept, data to support implemented and executed improvement programs, and you’ll help raise the tide that will lift all boats.

Reporting to the Chief Nursing Officer, and working in collaboration with the Chief Medical Officer, Nursing Unit Directors, Infection Prevention Leadership, and other administrative staff, the Inpatient Director of Quality Management will serve as the acute care medical center’s primary Compliance Officer and Chair of the Committee on Patient Safety.

This means that you will have a crucial part to play in the Physician Peer Review process, you will lead all TJC Accreditation and regulatory surveys, and you will ensure that the most current evidence-based practices are disseminated and followed by the medical team and nursing staff. A strong toolbox of Lean and Six Sigma training, CPHQ certification or knowledge, project management, and Electronic Health Record (EHR) implementation know-how will surely be quite valuable for the incoming RN Director of Quality and Risk Management.

Southern California is one of those regions that has something for everyone. You’ll find hundreds of amazing neighborhoods, each with a diverse flavor, culture, and feeling of its own. From the warm, sunny beaches and surf of the Pacific Ocean to the lights and sounds of Downtown Los Angeles, your days and nights can be filled with activity. If the Risk and Quality Nursing Director need a bit of peace, the quiet expanses of the desert and palm gardens are just a short drive to the east. Amazing school systems, classic family friendly attractions like Disneyland, Knott’s Berry Farm, and the world famous San Diego Zoo, along with a great standard of living make the area around San Diego a great place to think about family.

The CPHQ Quality and Risk RN Director will fulfill a full-time role for this esteemed medical center. You’ll play a central and crucial role in the daily operations and improvement of this hospital. You’ll be supported by a mission and vision that values patient safety and care, staff and provider contribution, and passion. For all the hard work and energy you put into improving this hospital, you’ll receive a competitive compensation package and a generous benefits package.