HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Toms River is looking for a Director of Quality & Risk Management to join the hospital senior team. HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Toms River is a 98-bed acute inpatient rehabilitation hospital. The hospital provides comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation services designed to return patients to leading active and independent lives.
The Director of Quality & Risk Management is responsible for helping to create an environment and culture that enables the facility to fulfill its mission by meeting or exceeding its goals, conveying the hospital mission to all staff, facilitating staff accountability for their performance, and motivating staff to improve their performance.
The Director manages, directs, and plans all aspects of Quality and Risk Management. The Director is responsible for a hospital-wide quality management program and works with hospital administration, departments, and the medical staff to monitor and evaluate the quality of delivery of patient care services within the hospital. The Director will have access to all medical records for the facility. The Director also ensures proper compliance with regulatory agencies, accrediting bodies, corporate and hospital policies and procedures and works to develop, implement, and maintain quality assessment and improvement programs within the facility.
This position will support a culture of safety and quality outcomes. The Director will also serve as the administrative representative providing oversight to the program managers for our Joint Commission Disease Specific Care Programs.
The Director will ensure the delivery of quality, equitable and culturally competent patient-centered care is provided; promoting and maintaining an inclusive work environment and culture that is respectful and accepting of diversity; and ensuring that cultural diversity and sensitivity training is part of new employee orientation on an on-going basis to meet the needs of the patient population served in the hospital.
Job Code: 100141
License or Certification:
- Licensed or Certified according to individual state requirement
Must have a clinical license in New Jersey
Strong communicator that can blend with 'Team'
Knowledge & understanding on The Joint Commission
Education, Training and Years of Experience:
- Masters degree in healthcare or related field preferred
- Quality and/or Risk Management experience including primary responsibility for performance improvement activities, regulatory compliance, conflict resolution, leadership and risk management activities
HealthSouth is dedicated to being the best in rehabilitation and being the best means hiring the best. HealthSouth nurses, therapists, pharmacists, home health care specialists and other professionals are united in making a real difference.