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HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Division Director Quality Improvement in Austin, Texas

Do you have the career opportunities as a Division Director of Quality Improvement you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join St. David’s Partnership Market Office that is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.

At St. David’s HealthCare we want to ensure your needs are met. We offer a variety of comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans along with some unique benefits including: * Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs * Paid Personal Leave * 401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of service) * Identity Theft Protection discounts * Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options * Adoption Assistance * Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP) You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients’ lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for a dedicated Director of Quality Improvement like you to be a part of our team.

As the the Division Director of Quality Improvement you will support the division Chief Medical Officer and Vice President of Quality to execute on quality, patient safety, and clinical excellence initiatives with division and facility leadership to achieve targeted clinical and financial objectives. You will achieve clinical excellence goals by directing multi-disciplinary teams comprised of physicians, hospital management and hospital staff. You will also collaborate with others to develop and/or identify best-demonstrated practices to support the Quality agenda. You will work closely with HCA Clinical Services Group, division VP of Performance Improvement, division SVP of Clinical Innovation, division Director of Pharmacy and Director of Case Management. * You will work closely with Division Chief Medical Officer, Division Vice President of Quality and Facility leadership to identify and determine opportunities based on clinical quality performance. * You will work with Division SVP of Clinical Innovation on reduction of readmissions and alignment with Post-Acute Facilities. * You will work with Division SVP of Clinical Innovation/Data Science team with deployment and impact measurement of data science solutions to clinical teams/facilities. * You will work directly with physicians, executive leaders, directors and staff to implement and maintain quality improvement. * You will strategically plan and implement quality improvement projects with hospital executives and division leadership. * You will analyze clinical performance data to identify clinical variation opportunities and makes recommendations to facility and division leadership. * You will support division Quality and Patient Safety initiatives along with Infection Prevention and Risk Management. * You will coordinate with Clinical Services Group team on facility site visits. * You will recommend changes or improvements based evidence based clinical best practices. * You will support hospital quality directors to achieve top ranking in nation and state publicly reported data initiatives. * You will provide best practices and clinical evidence to physicians and multi-disciplinary teams to assist in clinical performance improvement. * You will collaborate with facility, division and corporate leaders to develop and/or identify best practices to improve clinical and operational performance. * You will serve as the Quality Improvement primary consultant in clinical performance improvement and implementation teams. * You will develop and communicate presentations to present to a wide audience at the hospital and division levels. * You will communicate timely and effectively in a matrix environment. * You will work in a remote and in a matrix environment. St. David’s HealthCare includes seven of the area’s leading hospitals with over 1500 beds, and is one of the largest health systems in Texas. The organization has been recognized with a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award—the nation’s highest presidential honor for performance excellence. St. David’s HealthCare is the third-largest private employer in the Austin area, with more than 10,600 colleagues across 132 sites of care.

St. David’s HealthCare is a unique partnership between hospital management company HCA and two local non-profits—St. David’s Foundation and Georgetown Health Foundation. The proceeds from the operations of the hospitals fund the foundations, which, in turn, invest those dollars back into the community. Since the inception of St. David’s HealthCare in 1996, more than $535 million have been given back to the community to improve the health and healthcare of people in Central Texas.

HCA Healthcare has been continually named a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply for our Director of Quality Improvement opening. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Experience: * 5-8 relevant work experience required. Experience in working with physicians and/or other clinicians in driving efficiency and value: Required * Executive level interpersonal skills and the ability to work within a matrix environment. Excellent Power Point, Excel, and Outlook and Word experience required. Excellent communication and presentation skills, both written and verbal. Divisions based, travel required, % based on division geographic locations: Required * HCA clinical systems experience: Preferred Education: * Bachelor’s degree in healthcare related field: Required * Master’s degree such as MHA, MBA, or MSN: Preferred Licenses / Certifications: * Certification as a quality professional (CPHQ) preferred within 12 months of hire: Required

Job: *Directors & Managers

Title: Division Director Quality Improvement

Location: Texas-Austin-Partnership Market Office

Requisition ID: 06766-76647