You find areas for improvement that others don’t even look for.
Beyond the expertise and passion to innovate, you have the ability to lead others in reaching the goals you set. A leader with clinical insights and skills will discover more respect and organizational support in an evolving organization like Alameda Health System. We’re a major public health provider leading the way for California’s East Bay communities for better health. Come steer emerging developments in health care quality, safety and performance improvement across our multiple hospital campuses and community clinics. Reporting to the Chief Medical Officer, you will support the clinical and operational staff and leadership in the path to become a High Reliability Organization.
Specifically, this leader will:
Guide the Clinical leadership in the Journey to Value Based Purchasing and Population Health management
Build and maintain quality metrics and the analytical dashboard with vision—and continually evaluate outcomes
Lead and implement process redesign, transformational leadership, PI projects, raising medical and patient care standards
Oversee the infection control and prevention program system wide
Coordinate all aspects of regulatory compliance (JCAHO, Cal OSHA, etc.), licensure and accreditation, infection control and safety—on a system-wide basis—and regularly correspond with agencies and authorities
Act as an advisor to other clinical and operational leaders
Co-chair medical staff quality committees (or appoint one)
Be a coach, a team builder and mentor for various employees, teams and stakeholders
Join the 4,500 driven employees who facilitate our goals of reducing risks, promoting wellness, and eliminating disparities for the diverse residents of Alameda County. To learn more and apply, please visit www.alamedahealthsystem.org and click on Careers.
Credentials as an MD or RN strongly desired; Master’s degree in Health Care management, Business or related field may be considered
Three to five years’ experience in a senior management role that encompasses financial, risk and performance management.
Strong leadership background, particularly in managing and inspiring employees
Experience in a hospital, health system or other complex acute care setting is a must
Effective interpersonal communication, time management and organizational abilities
Deep knowledge of the regulatory bodies that govern a healthcare system like ours
Acute business vision, passion, personal influence and stamina
Alameda Health System (AHS) is a major public health care provider and medical training institution recognized for its world-class patient and family centered system of care.
Through a welcomed partnership between patient, family and the healthcare team, AHS provides comprehensive, high quality medical treatment, health promotion, disease prevention and health maintenance in an integrated syste...m of hospitals, clinics, and health services. As a training institution, AHS maintains an environment that is supportive of a wide range of educational programs and activities, including education of medical students, interns, residents, continuing education for medical nursing, and other staff, along with medical research.