Sanford Health Director, Quality - Quality & Safety in Bismarck, North Dakota

Job Title: Director, Quality | Quality & Safety | Bismarck

City: Bismarck

State: North Dakota

Department : Quality and Safety

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr

JOB SUMMARY

Provide oversight of quality, performance improvement, and patient safety activities. Develop the vision and strategic plan for Quality, Safety and Continuous Improvement across the Enterprise. Responsibilities include: budget management, allocation of appropriate resources and staffing, action plans, issue resolution, program development, education and mentorship of regional staff. Consults with senior leaders and frontline staff regarding error prevention strategies, advises on policies to encourage a Culture of Safety and design programs to deploy best practices in regard to increased error reporting and error reduction across the organization. Accountable to develop programmatic planning and project coordination to achieve the strategic goals of Sanford pertaining to quality, performance improvement and patent safety.

QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor's Degree in nursing, public health, pharmacy, health administration, engineering or other health related field is required, Master's preferred. Demonstrates the ability to analyze and synthesize complex or diverse information. Works well in group problem solving situations. Exhibits strong communication and presentation skills, and shows the ability to manage and coordinate project team activities. Effectively influences actions and opinions of others. Demonstrates understanding of clinical presentations of disease processes across the age spectrum. Demonstrates the ability to write clearly and concisely, communicating complex concepts accurately. Effectively presents information in a variety of venues and organizes communication systems necessary to achieve goals. Ability to read, analyze and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents. Maintains an understanding of clinical presentations of disease processes across the age spectrum is necessary.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

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City: Bismarck

State: North Dakota

Job Function: Executive

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: req18252