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Job ID: AUD000IH
Location: Eden, NC
Facility/Division: UNC ROCKINGHAM
Status: Full-time
Shift: Day Job

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Job Description


The Director of Quality and Risk Management is responsible for the overall operation of the Quality Department and functions as the Patient Safety Officer. The Director is responsible for aligning performance improvement initiatives with the facility's strategic goals, mission, vision and values. The Director also develops, implements and monitors standard processes and procedures to meet or exceed established clinical quality indicators, patient safety goals and desired operational efficiency. Demonstrates knowledge of federal, state and DNV standards and regulations affecting quality, patient safety and performance improvement. The Director also plans, implements and oversees the Risk Management Program including, reporting, management of all liability claims/legal defense activities, and ensures adherence to all risk management guidelines. The Director is responsible for budgeting and staffing the department.


Requires Bachelor's degree in health care or related field 
Prefer Master's Degree 

Professional Experience:
Requires five (5 ) years of healthcare experience as well as a minimum of one (1) year of management experience. 
Prefer prior experience in performance improvement, risk management, and lean six sigma 
This position is employed by NC Health (Rex Healthcare, Inc., d/b/a NC Health), a private, fully-owned subsidiary of UNC Heath Care System. This is not a State employed position.
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