This position is responsible for direction, coordination, and oversight of quality improvement at CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Children's Hospital. Establishes and maintains efficient and reliable mechanisms for monitoring, analysis and reporting of quality outcomes and performance improvement initiatives, in alignment with regulatory standards and healthcare best practices for quality improvement and patient safety. Collaborates with medical staff and operational leadership to promote implementation of evidence-based quality and patient safety initiatives, and to engage associates at all levels as participants in a continual pursuit of improvement opportunities. Promotes and vigorously supports a comprehensive culture of quality throughout the organization, across all campuses and departments.
Baccalaureate or higher degree in Health Care Administration, Nursing or a relevant clinical discipline with evidence of additional training in PI and Quality. Master's degree preferred.
Requires significant experience in Quality Improvement, Clinical Quality, and management in a complex acute care hospital setting.
Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications:
Current Certified Professional in Health Care Quality (CPHQ) required.
Current TX License in a relevant clinical discipline is strongly preferred.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.