Maricopa Integrated Health Systems (MIHS) is looking for an experienced Director of Quality Management to join the largest teaching hospital in Arizona.If you’re passionate about caring for people, we invite you to join our Quality Management Team located in the Center for Clinical Excellence at the Maricopa Medical Center in sunny Phoenix, AZ!
During your career as the Director of Quality Management, you will:
Serve as a leader in hospital committees and lead organizational initiatives and special projects.
Be responsible for the oversight, management and performance of quality initiatives and programs throughout the academic health system while includes:
- acute care hospitals
- ambulatory centers
- family health clinics
- our behavioral health centers
Provide strategic support, direction and leadership your team
Partner with internal and external sources to identify opportunities for improving performance, patient quality, patient safety, infection prevention, medical staff peer review, and quality outcomes.
Report to the Chief Medical Officer
Work hand-in-hand with our Chief Quality Officer
Who we are:
Maricopa Medical Center, a critical care hospital - the largest teaching hospital in AZ
The Arizona Burn Center, a nationally renowned regional burn center- 2nd largest in the nation
A level 1 Trauma Center and emergency department
The Arizona Children’s Center at MIHS, a 24/7 Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Unit
The Comprehensive Healthcare Center
The Desert Vista Behavioral Health Center
12 Family Health Centers located throughout Maricopa County
Living our values: At Maricopa Integrated Health System, our values inspire us to dream big and reach high. And we’re delivering some of the most sophisticated care in the country, while making a genuine difference in the lives of our patients and each other. That's the power of an environment driven by values like respect, leadership, compassion and education.
Come live these values and enjoy:
Medical, dental and vision coverage
Arizona State Retirement System Plan with a lifelong pension upon retirement
Generous PTO + 10 holidays per year
And now, MIHS is proud to offer a Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program. You won’t find this anywhere else in the valley, so be sure to ask about it in your interview!
Master's degree in Nursing, healthcare administration, business administration or related field.
Must have at least eight (8) years progressively responsible quality management related experience that demonstrates a high level of understanding of the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
Requires certification in healthcare quality (eg. CPHQ) or must obtain within six months of hire.
Lean Six Sigma certification is preferred.
Experience must include demonstrated leadership ability, preferably as a Director of Quality Management or related management position in a healthcare setting.
Requires a working knowledge of a comprehensive health quality program (e.g. patient safety, peer review, and infection control) and hospital system organizations.
Must be a successful leader of people, have strong leadership skills and the ability to motivate a team. Must be able to decide how to allocate people, time and other resource to create, execute, and accomplish an operating or project plan on time and within budget.
Must have solid analytical and problem-solving skills along with the ability to utilize the appropriate management techniques to plan, organize, control and coordinate activities.
Must be able to manage priorities in a dynamic environment and adapt to change quickly and positively.
Must demonstrate ability to be self-directed, as well as demonstrate excellent organizational, analytical and interpersonal skills.
Must be able to work as a team member with peers, other managers, staff and senior leadership. Must possess good customer service and communication skills, the ability to work with professionals and maintain confidentiality standards.
Requires the ability to read, write and speak effectively in English.
MIHS...It's Who I Am
For more than 140 years MIHS provided a high quality integrated system of care for patients and families. As a potential new employee, we invite you to see for yourself how MIHS physicians, nurses, medical and administrative staff treat you with respect and compassion every day.
Maricopa Integrated Health System doesn't just impact the lives of the patients who walk thro...ugh the doors. We transform the lives of the professionals who embody our values by offering you opportunities for growth and providing you with the support you need to exceed.
MIHS is the ideal environment for you if you're passionate about caring for people – patients and colleagues alike – and about making a difference in the communities you serve. At MIHS, we grow, collaborate, and work together to create an atmosphere of excellence, while striving to live by our values every single day.