Manager - Quality Program Santa Fe

Presbyterian Healthcare Services Santa Fe, NM
About Us

Presbyterian Healthcare Services is a locally owned, not-for-profit healthcare system of eight hospitals, a statewide health plan and a growing multi-speciality medical group. Founded in New Mexico in 1908, it is the state's largest private employer with approximately 11,000 employees.

Presbyterian's story is really the story of the remarkable people who have chosen to work here. Starting with Reverend Cooper who began our journey in 1908, the hard work thousands of physicians, employees, board members, and other volunteers brought Presbyterian from a tiny tuberculosis sanatorium to a statewide healthcare system, serving more than 700,000 New Mexicans.

Presbyterian Santa Fe exists to improve the health of patients, members and the communities we serve in Northern New Mexico. Through our commitment to these communities, we are expanding choice, enhancing quality and elevating the patient experience.

Job Description

Type of Opportunity: Full Time

FTE: 1.000000

Exempt: Yes

Work Schedule: Days

Location: Presbyterian Santa Fe Medical Center

Requirements:

Bachelors degree in a clinical field or bachelors degree with heath care experience. Masters Degree preferred. Require 3 - 5 years experience in health care quality management. Clinical quality experience with emphasis on clinical quality data and measurement, interdisciplinary support, and performance improvement.

Summary:

Lead, design, and support the quality program including clinical quality, patient safety, and continuous readiness to assure quality care and regulatory compliance. Work with hospital leadership to develop and implement quality improvement action plans. Function as an SME for quality methodologies, facilitating, coaching, and supporting quality initiatives. Responsible for identifying appropriate solutions for clinical initiatives in a timely manner and is actively involved in process redesign and re-engineering. Assist and support Quality initiatives. Responsible for the safety coach program and National Patient Safety Goal initiatives. Manage the enterprise-wide interpreter services program

Benefits

Benefits are effective day-one (for .45 FTE and above) and include:

* Competitive salaries

* Full medical, dental and vision insurance

* Flexible spending accounts (FSAs)

* Free wellness programs

* Paid time off (PTO)

* Retirement plans, including matching employer contributions

* Continuing education and career development opportunities

* Life insurance and short/long term disability programs

About New Mexico

New Mexico's unique blend of Spanish, Mexican and Native American influences contribute to a culturally rich lifestyle. Add in Albuquerque's International Balloon Fiesta, Los Alamos' nuclear scientists, Roswell's visitors from outer space, and

Santa Fe's artists, and you get an eclectic mix of people, places and experiences that make this state great.

Cities in New Mexico are continually ranked among the nation's best places to work and live by Forbes magazine, Kiplinger's Personal Finance, and other corporate and government relocation managers like Worldwide ERC.

New Mexico offers endless recreational opportunities to explore, and enjoy an active lifestyle. Venture off the beaten path, challenge your body in the elements, or open yourself up to the expansive sky. From hiking, golfing and biking to skiing, snowboarding and boating, it's all available among our beautiful wonders of the west.

AA/EOE/VET/DISABLED. PHS is a drug-free and tobacco-free employer with smoke free campuses.