Bachelor'sdegree from an accredited college or university
Ahealth care clinical licensed professional (e.g. Registered Nurse, Pharmacist,Physical Therapist, Occupational Therapist, Dietician, Licensed Social Worker,Licensed Clinical Social Worker, etc.)
Two(2) years of healthcare experience in the field of Quality and Patient Safety
Two(2) years of supervisory or managerial experience
Intermediateproficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
Masters'degree in Business or a health care related field
Certificationin healthcare quality and/or patient safety
Workingknowledge of Joint Commission, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services(CMS), Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), National QualityForum (NQF), and Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI)
Certificationin Lean/Six Sigma
Knowledge,Skills, Abilities and Other Characteristics
Mustalways demonstrate respect and collaboration in team activities and be able todemonstrate a record of such achievement
Musthave excellent communication skills and the ability to clearly communicateverbally, in person, and in writing with the health care team
Abilityto multi-task, prioritize, plan and organize projects and tasks while meetingdeadlines
Demonstrateanalytical and organizational problem solving, critical thinking, and conflictmanagement/resolution
Abilityto manage critical situations and carry out responsibilities in a professionalmanner at all times.
When applying for employment with the Cook County Health & Hospitals System, preference is given to honorably discharged Veterans who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States for not less than 6 months of continuous service
To take advantage of this preference a Veteran must:
Meet the minimum qualifications for the position.
Identify self as a Veteran on the employment application by answering yes to the question by answering yes to the question, "Are you a Military Veteran?"
Attach a copy of their DD 214, DD 215 or NGB 22 (Notice of Separation at time of application filing. Please note: If you have multiple DD214s, 215s, or NGB 22S, Please submit the one with the latest date. Coast Guard must submit a certified copy of the military separation from either the Department of Transportation (Before 9/11) or the Department of Homeland Security (After 9/11). Discharge papers must list and Honorable Discharge Status. Discharge papers not listing an Honorable Discharge Status are not acceptable
If items are not attached, you will not be eligible for Veteran Preference
VETERANS MUST PROVIDE ORIGINAL APPLICABLE DISCHARGE PAPERS OR APPLICABLE STATE ID CARD OR DRIVER'S LICENSE AT TIME OF INTERVIEW.
Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage
Basic Term Life Insurance
Pension Plan and Deferred Compensation Program
Employee Assistance Program
Paid Holidays, Vacation, and Sick Time
You may also qualify for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF)
For further information on our excellent benefits package, please click on the following link: http://www.cookcountyrisk.com/
MUST MEET REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AT TIME OF APPLICATION
Degrees awarded outside the United States with the exception of those awarded in one of the United States' territories and Canada must be credentialed by an approved U.S. credential evaluation service belonging to the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) or the Association of International Credential Evaluators (AICE). Original credentialing documents must be presented at time of interview.
Please note all offers of Employment are contingent upon the following conditions: satisfactory professional & employment references, healthcare and criminal background checks, appropriate licensure/certifications and the successful completion of a physical and pre-employment drug screen.
CCHHS is strictly prohibited from conditioning, basing or knowingly prejudicing or affecting any term or aspect of County employment or hiring upon or because of any political reason or factor.
COOK COUNTY HEALTH AND HOSPITALS SYSTEM IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Cook County Sheriff