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DIRECTOR QUALITY SERVICES

Methodist Charlton Medical Center

Quality Management

Full-time

Day

8am-5pm

Methodist Charlton Medical Center is seeking a Director of Quality Services to join its Team.

Primary Function:

The Director of Quality Services is responsible for conducting assessments of medical staff and hospital quality identifying opportunities for improved patient safety, clinical quality, and operation performance and facilitating processes to prioritize and act upon improvement priorities. The Director of Quality Services will incorporate the risk management program, clinical and operational benchmarking systems, patient safety program, infection control and prevention, regulatory organizations' quality/patient safety requirements, and Joint Commission readiness in the assessment, prioritization and improvement initiatives. The Director of Quality Services will be responsible for communicating and reporting medical staff and hospital performance related to quality, risk management and patient safety to the medical staff, hospital staff, and administration. The Director is responsible for assuring the data required for submission to meet regulatory requirement is valid, reliable, accurate and timely. The Director will be responsible for coordinating efforts to maintain organizational compliance with Joint Commission standards related to medical staff, performance improvement and national patient safety goals.

Education:

  • Bachelors degree required. Masters or equivalent experience required. Bachelors in health profession.

Licenses and/or Certification required:

  • Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality, Risk Management, or Infection Control preferred. If basic education relates to a licensed health profession, license must current.

Related Work Experience:

  • A minimum of 5 years experience as a Director of Quality Services
  • Experience must include department responsibility for risk management, medical staff/hospital quality, or infection control for at least 3 years.

 

Methodist Charlton Medical Center is a teaching, full-service, midsize hospital that is a true wellness partner for the Duncanville, Cedar Hill, Lancaster, and DeSoto communities. We're a full-service hospital with interventional cardiology services, a comprehensive cancer program, hip and knee joint replacement programs certified by The Joint Commission, and a designated Advanced Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission. Serving far southwest Dallas since 1975, Methodist Charlton is under construction on a new ICU unit that will expand to 32 beds. We're a busy, growing hospital. Plus we have been named among the Top Performers on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission. We offer an exciting, demanding, and fulfilling career for professionals, where you can work with complex, high-acuity cases. Other expertise includes:

  • American College of Cardiology (ACC) Foundation NCDR ACTION Registry®-GWTG™ Platinum Performance Achievement Award
  • Accredited Cycle IV Chest Pain Center from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC)
  • Full-service interventional cardiology services including cardiac catheterization, electrophysiology, open heart surgery, and STEMI.
  • Methodist Health System believes its greatest asset is the team members in our organization that values and encourages diversity and inclusion in all aspects of our organization. These are our guiding principles:

    Mission:

    To improve and save lives through compassionate quality health care.

    Vision for the Future

    To be the trusted provider of integrated quality health care in North Texas.

    Core Values

    Methodist Health System core values reflect our historic commitment to Christian concepts of life and learning:


    Servant Heart - compassionately putting others first
    Hospitality - offering a welcoming and caring environment
    Innovation - courageous creativity and commitment to quality
    Noble - unwavering honesty and integrity
    Enthusiasm - celebration of individual and team accomplishment
    Skillful - dedicated to learning and excellence

    We know that employees who are happy, healthy, and fulfilled take better care of patients. We also know that caring for our employees as individuals makes us a better organization. Our benefits include:

    • Medical plan choices
    • Pharmacy coverage
    • Dental and vision plans
    • AD&D insurance
    • Employee assistance program
    • Flexible spending account
    • Paid time off
    • Extended illness benefits
    • Wellness program
    • Weight management, tobacco cessation, and prenatal programs
    • Basic and volunteer life insurance
    • Short-term and long-term disability
    • Retirement plans with matched contributions
    • Leave of absence
    • Tuition reimbursement
    • Adoption assistance
    • Employee discounts
    • And more.