Responsible for coordinating the systematic hospital-wide program to monitor quality issues and organizational performance. Responsible for the day-to-day and permanent record keeping of all quality and risk management reports including any patient complaints or expressed concerns. Management of Process Improvement activities designed to improve patient care, quality and compliance with professional, regulatory and governmental standards of care and guidelines. Management and reporting of data to hospital and corporate leaders. Facilitates cooperative and collaborative relationships among departments and with physicians and external agencies to ensure effective patient outcomes. Serves as the Hospital Patient Safety Officer.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education/Qualifications: 1. Bachelor's Degree required: Masters Degree in a Health Related Field or MD Preferred; 2. Must be knowledgeable in both quality and risk activities 3. Knowledge of JCAHO standards and other regulatory agency requirements preferred 4. Must be a Registered Nurse with job related Bachelorâ��s Degree 5. Minimum of five (5) years experience in integrated case management, quality management, change management or outcomes management.
Supervisory Responsibilities 1. Yes
Job: Managers and Directors
Primary Location: Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Facility: East Cooper Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2105013717
About East Cooper Medical Center
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.