About the Opportunity:|
The Administrative Director under the direction of the Chief Operating Officer, provides leadership, oversight and is responsible for the overall performance of the Quality Management Department. Has overall responsibility for quality and risk and is accountable to communicate and implement corporate strategic initiatives to meet the program goals and objectives. Directs and oversees the implementation of the hospital Performance Improvement Plan and assures compliance with all performance improvement standards outlined by the Joint Commission to maintain accreditation. Responsible for a variety of functions and activities that lead to a high level of patient, visitor, staff and physician satisfaction and which reflect appropriate efficiencies and effectiveness. Directs and oversees the reparation and coordination of all regulatory surveys.
A minimum of three to five years previous management experience, same level or next lower level in acute health care facility. Bachelors degree required, Advanced degree at Masters level or above stongly preferred. CPHQ Certification Demonstrates solid managerial, administrative, scheduling, planning and budgeting skills. Demonstrated knowledge, skills or abilities in: Standards for regulatory compliance including: the Joint Commission , CDPH and CMS. General administrative/technical skills (PC literate) Principles and techniques of performance improvement Principles and practices of customer service and cultural appropriateness. Essentials of financial/operations management (budgeting, variance reporting, productivity management) General leadership skills (human resources, planning, organizing, implementing, evaluating and improving performance) Adaptability, flexibility, decisive, creative, acceptance of change, etc. May answer pages, carry a blackberry/pager, and/or use a two-way radio. Local travel may be required. Work schedule may vary from time to time to accommodate 24-hour personnel contact and supervision. Los Angeles Fire card required.
We're California Hospital Medical Center (CHMC), a not-for-profit, 319-bed acute and ambulatory care hospital that provides services to the dynamic community of downtown Los Angeles and its surrounding neighborhoods. With a 120-year history of healing, our vision is a growing and diversified health care ministry distinguished by excellent quality and committed to expanding access to those in need.
The hospital is part of Dignity Health , formerly Catholic Healthcare West, one of the largest healthcare systems in the West with 40+ hospitals in Arizona, California and Nevada. Our mission, vision and values were all formed out of the recognition of the inherent dignity of each person. It also represents our commitment to delivering excellent medical care to all, to advocating on behalf of the poor, and to partnering with others to improve the quality of life.
Our outstanding benefits package includes 100% employer paid Medical Benefits for you and your family, including domestic partners. Also included are a 403 (b) plan with company match, tuition reimbursement and comprehensive dental and vision plans. .
Located blocks from Staples Center and LA Live, California Hospital is walking distance from the Metro Blue Line and employee parking is complimentary. The hospital also sponsors shuttle service to and from Union Station. To find out more, go to www.chmcla.org . EOE.
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