Director of Risk Mgmt & QI
Psychiatric facility located in the San Diego, California is looking for an experienced Director of Risk Management & QI with a solid psychiatric background to join our growing team of professionals. Our psychiatric facility is licensed to treat adolescents and adults for a wide range of psychiatric conditions and chemical dependency. Our team is dedicated to the wellness of individuals, their families and the community through prevention, intervention and treatment.
The successful candidate will need to have a proven work history in high level management, experience in both risk management and quality improvement, and an understanding of The Joint Commission and state licensure requirements. The qualified candidate will provide oversight of appropriate internal/external data reporting and validation and will be responsible for the facility Performance Improvement Program through the use of interdisciplinary measurement, analysis and actions to improve services. Works closely with physicians, management, and staff to insure The Joint Commision standards relating to performance improvement are met. This position will also be accountable for the occurrence reporting system which involves analysis and trend reporting to identify appropriate interventions to reduce risk and liability to the facility.
Previous hospital experience at the senior management or corporate level and a minimum of 3 years experience in an acute care setting. Strong computer skills, analysis and communication skills.