Director System Safety
|Director System Safety|
|Yuma Regional Medical Center - Hospital|
|2400 S. Avenue A|
| The Director of System Safety and Emergency Preparedness ensures patient, visitor and staff safety across the YRMC healthcare system and is the subject matter expert for all YRMC safety initiatives and associated accreditation requirements. Through effective leadership, hands-on participation, development and education of staff, the Director is able to meet the safety improvement and accreditation requirements for the institution. Responsibilities include provision of a planned, systematic, institutional approach for identification, design, measurement, prioritization, and monitoring of safety initiatives and achievement, and maintenance of readiness for CMS, Arizona Department of Health and other regulatory or accreditation surveys. |
The incumbent is also responsible for all emergency preparedness activities and functions for the organization and must maintain compliance with Hospital Preparedness Program (HPP) grant guidelines as set forth by the Arizona Department of Health Services and The Department for Homeland Security. The Director will collaborate with department directors, employees, volunteers and physicians throughout the institution to exceed recognized industry standards for safety.
This position requires a high degree of analytic ability and inductive/deductive thinking to devise new approaches to deal with highly complex and/or previously unsolved problems and to intervene and take corrective action as necessary. Communicate and integrate with all levels across the system in a diplomatic and collegial manner when encountering sensitive issues with potential for significant legal liability or loss of community confidence.
|Sun - Sat|
| Education Required: |
Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration , Healthcare Administration or related field.
| Experience Required:|
7+ years related work experience; 3= years of supervisory experience