For over eighty years, Silver Hill Hospital has been at the forefront of psychiatry and leading the way in providing the best treatment for psychiatric illnesses and addiction. Our track record of success is based on a carefully executed team effort, one that uses an array of powerful tools, talent and knowledge to help people turn their lives around.
Director of Quality Improvement and Risk Management
We currently have a full-time opportunity available for an experienced Quality Improvement professional with 5 years progressive leadership in the healthcare QI field, with proficiency in in performance improvement methodologies, project management and process design.
Responsibilities include but not limited to:
Implementation, coordination, and oversight of a hospital-wide QI program, assuring QI initiatives are in alignment with and support organization strategic goals.
Ability to engage all stake holders, from frontline staff to Board of Directors in creation of a robust Quality Improvement culture.
Ability to gather, analyze and report, both internally and externally, on relevant quality and safety metrics to drive positive outcomes and minimize risk.
Provide team leadership in coordinating all efforts to maintain readiness for, coordinate response to, and drive corrective actions resulting from regulatory surveys.
Responsible for FMEA activity and adverse event root cause analysis, driving improvement on identified issues.
Assure organizational compliance with State and Federal laws, Joint Commission and CMS regulations.
Proficiency in database creation, management, and queries, and provide necessary analysis for process management and improvement.
Responsible for development and maintenance of key quality and safety metrics dashboard.
Must possess proven planning, organizational, analytical, problem solving and interpersonal skills.
Strong written and verbal communication skills required.
Experience in behavioral health is preferred.
Qualified candidates are required to be a Master’s prepared clinician.
For consideration, please apply online by going to our Career Opportunities page on the