This position has accountability to provide ministry leadership, strategic and operational direction for nursing, advanced practice clinicians, and clinical care delivery across the medical group practice settings and care continuum. This position has accountability, under the direction of the Chief Nursing and Quality Officer and Medical Group Chief Operating Officer, to effectively execute the safety and quality agenda and system standards of practice to ensure safety, quality, and experience of care at every point of service as well as employee and partner safety across the group entities.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Develops, under the direction of the Chief Nursing and Quality Officer, Medical Group Chie Operating Officer and system clinical executives, and executes patient safety and quality initiatives for the group to drive results with a focus in the areas of safety/reliability, experience of care, informatics, care coordination, and population health.
Coordinates and works in concert with Chief Nursing Officers, providers, leaders, and staff in the group to orchestrate and coordinate the desired level of clinical quality and safety, ensure consistency and minimize variation in the experience of care
Within the assigned group, promotes and enhances a culture of evidence-based decision making in clinical and management initiatives. Articulates and models an emphasis on patient quality and safety. Demonstrates this understanding by effectively managing risk
Leads process improvements in the group focused on innovative care delivery and/or operational models designed to improve clinical services, outcomes, patient throughput, and patient safety. Promotes a patient-centered, healing environment
Implements system performance measures, assesses and evaluates operations, and works with department management to assure efficient and effective delivery of services.
Represents nursing and quality in group interprofessional forums including medical executive committees, group/facility board of director meetings and committees, and other group/market/facility nursing and quality committees as necessary to drive results. Develops a community presence and builds connections with academic institutions
Masters of Nursing is preferred
Bachelor’s degree required
Licensed as a Nurse Practitioner
A minimum of 10 years of clinical experience as an Advanced Practice Nurse and certification
A minimum of 7 years of leadership experience with significant business impact
Position will be located in one of the Bon Secours Mercy Health markets with 50% travel to other markets within the system
Internal Number: 123122BR
About Bon Secours Mercy Health
Bon Secours Health System, headquartered in Marriottsville, MD, a $3.4 billion not-for-profit Catholic health system, owns, manages or joint ventures 19 acute-care hospitals, one psychiatric hospital, five nursing care facilities, four assisted living facilities and 14 home care and hospice programs. Bon Secours’ more than 22,000 employees help people in six states: Maryland, Virginia, Florida, New York, South Carolina, and Kentucky. Bon Secours prides itself on promoting workplace diversity and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Consider joining our world class ministry at www.bshsi.org.