Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) - New Brunswick
New Brunswick, NJ
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) is part of RWJBarnabas Health, a nationally-recognized, not-for-profit integrated delivery system serving the population throughout New Jersey, including the greater New York City metro area. The system encompasses 11 acute care facilities, 21 specialty centers, an extensive ambulatory enterprise and generates nearly $5B in net revenue annually.
RWJUH - New Brunswick is a 600-bed, quaternary academic medical center affiliated with Rutgers New Jersey Medical School generating approximately $1B in annual net revenues, with prominent services in trauma, cardiovascular services, neurosciences, orthopedic surgery and pediatric subspecialty areas of focus.
The Vice President, Organizational Effectiveness, reports to the Senior Vice President, overseeing strategy and operations for activities for quality improvement, patient safety, high reliability, infection prevention, value-based care delivery, and regulatory compliance.
Essential characteristics for the role include:
Leadership experience in quality and patient safety in an acute care hospital setting required; experience in an academic setting strongly preferred
Proactive, strategic, change agent with strong track record of leading transformation and building high performance teams
Collaborative leadership style; thrives in complex, fast-paced environments
Other requirements include:
Bachelors clinical field required; post graduate degree preferred; minimum five years progressive leadership experience in quality and patient safety
Certification as a healthcare quality professional preferred
LEAN Six Sigma experience/certification preferred
Experience with implementation of patient safety and high reliability organization models in an acute care hospital setting preferred