Reports to the Nurse Executive of Lifelong Health. This positions primary responsibility will be overseeing all aspects of quality improvement and implementation of quality programs within the Lifelong Health division (LLH). Will provide support and leadership for the design development alignment integration and implementation of quality improvement initiatives. The Quality Director will collaborate with leadership to establish and guide accountability for key functional areas of RHS Purpose & Commitments as related to LLH. Will promote documentation clinical best practice implementation and standardization among clinical staff within facilities. He or she will facilitate the collection of data and reporting through Quality and Practice Committee the plan and results of Quality Indicators for the LLH division. Will have the ability to convert data into useable information (identify the data necessary to establish the baseline and measure the change data gathering presentation interpretation and statistical analysis). Must demonstrate strong analytical and problem solving skills along with being self-motivated with strong leadership abilities. Will maintain familiarity with requirements for Joint Commission Standards and other Regulatory Agency Requirements for Certifications. Responsible for integration of quality best practices with electronic health record. Works closely with Clinical Operations and Information Technology. The Director will work collaboratively with other corporate divisions and health system team members to ensure that services and supports are delivered within a culture that strives for excellence and continuous improvement and reflects Riverside Health Systems Mission Vision and Core Values.
***Relocation Assistance is available for eligible applicants***
Education: Bachelor's degree required.
Experience: 5 years of clinical quality experience required.
Licensure: Licensed or eligible by the State as a Registered Nurse. CPHQ preferred within 2 years.
Internal Number: 14194
About Riverside Health System
Riverside Health System is the largest provider of services for Older Adults of any health system in the Commonwealth of Virginia.