Director Of Quality

Lifebridge Health, Inc. Baltimore , MD 21203

Posted 3 months ago

Position Summary: Reporting to the Assistant Vice President of Quality, Risk and Patient Safety, the Divisional Director of Quality is responsible to lead and oversee the operations of the Quality department.

The Divisional Director of Quality implements new programs and maintains existing programs to ensure they are evidence based, and compliant with all regulatory requirements. The Director of Quality participates in the formulation, revision, interpretation and administration of the vision, philosophy, goals/objectives, and policies/procedures for the department. Provides a leadership role to achieve desired clinical, financial, and quality outcomes.

Coordinates, provides oversight and manages the Quality program and operations. Meets statewide, national, federal, CMS and The Joint Commission reporting and standards/ regulations compliance. Actively participates in the overall improvement of departmental and organizational performance.

Develops departmental strategy that supports the LifeBridge quality strategic plan. Maintains sound department operations that support the organizational goals by acting in a fiscally responsible and accountable manner.

Seasoned professional knowledge; equivalent to a Master's degree; knowledge in more than one discipline.

Experience of 7+ years. CPHQ preferred.

Facility: Part of LifeBridge Health, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore features state-of-the-art facilities and renowned Centers of Excellence some with national and international acclaim.

As the largest community hospital and the third largest teaching hospital in Maryland, Sinai Hospital's mission is to provide quality patient care, educate medical students and residents, and engage in research to improve the lives of people all over the world. Sinai Hospital is a smoke-free workplace. M/F/PV/IWD Employer Requisition Number: 51675 Department:

Sinai PI/RM - 9070 Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day shift Hours: 8:00am- 4:30pm

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Director Of Quality

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