California Association for Healthcare Quality

Executive Director, Quality & Patient Safety

Executive Director, Quality & Patient Safety

Executive Director, Quality & Patient Safety
St. Joseph Hospital of Orange
Orange, California

St. Joseph Hospital (a member of Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH)) is a 463 Bed Community Hospital 3-time Designate Magnet Hospital rated as a Best Regional Hospital by US News with over 3,000 employees, a Diverse Medical Staff of over 1,200 physicians and Allied Health Providers. Our Hospital provider care for over 4,800 births, 5,500 inpatient and 10,000 outpatient surgeries, provider care for over 80,000 ED, 23,000 inpatients and 330,000 outpatient visits annually.
We offer a wide range of clinical programs including Open and Structural Heart Program, Colorectal, Gyn Onc and Hepatobiliary Surgical Oncology Programs, a Cancer Institute and participate in bundled patients with CMS in Orthopedics.
As the Executive Director you will sit on the Hospital’s Executive Management Team, Nursing Executive Leadership as well as the PSJH Regional Clinical Excellence Council and facilitate Medical Staff Peer Review and Quality Committees.  The position reports directly to the Chief Medical Officer leading a local team of 15 nurses and analysts and networking with analysts in the regional and system offices.
Responsibilities and oversight include clinical quality management, risk management, infection prevention, patient safety, licensing and regulatory readiness as well as coordinating Medical staff quality and safety functions, patient concerns and grievances to ensure the best possible care for our caregivers, patients and community.

• Bachelors Degree in Nursing or related field

• 7-10 years of experience in healthcare (e.g. nursing, ancillary); 10+ years leadership experience

• Masters Degree in Nursing or related field

• CA Registered Nurse license
When applying online, please reference job number R287828.

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St. Joseph Hospital of Orange

Orange, California

Job Type: Employee

Job Status: Full Time

EOE / Drug Free Workplace