Manager, Patient Safety /Joint Commission:
This position is a dual role encompassing Patient Safety and Accreditation/ Regulatory Compliance Oversight.Requires a highly trained clinical professional, with demonstrated passion for patient safety who will function as the LRMC or TVRH patient safety advocate and mentor, interfacing primarily staff, leadership and patients.The Patient Safety/Joint Commission Manager will be expected to collaborate and provide leadership to team members’ daily efforts to identify and remove barriers for safe patient care delivery.The primary role of the Patient Safety/Joint Commission Manager is to foster a culture of continuous improvement and coordinate the systematic implementation of effective practices designed to reduce error and improve patient outcome.The Patient Safety/Joint Commission Manager supports the activities and projects approved by the (s)/PIC.This professional is responsible for assuring LRMC or TVRH is in a continuous state of Joint Commission readiness and meets all Joint Commission and CMS standards.While primary responsibility is for a facility this position is a system resource and expert for interpretation of standards and regulations.This position reports directly to the Corporate Director Quality/Infection Control with reporting responsibilities to the Patient Safety Officer/CQO.
Bachelors Degree, Required
Graduate Degree, Preferred
RN Preferred with Current license in Florida or Bachelors/Masters degree with related experience
Who We Are:
Central Florida Health (CFH) is a locally owned and governed not-for-profit healthcare system and the largest, most comprehensive provider of healthcare services in the region. CFH provides services to Lake, Sumter, and Marion counties through inpatient acute hospital services at The Villages® Regional Hospital (TVRH) and Leesburg Regional Medical Center (LRMC), inpatient rehabilitation services at TVRH Rehabilitation Hospital, geriatric-psychiatry services at the LRMC Senior Behavioral Health Center and diagnostic laboratory services at several locations. As a premier healthcare provider, CFH takes pride in providing progressive, innovative technology, along with building strong relationships with patients, families, physicians and residents of the communities we serve. To learn more, visit www.CentralFloridaHealth.org.