BirminghamRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Birmingham jobs

Group Director of Clinical Services

Company: Surgical Care Affiliates
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: November 11, 2019

Job Description:

OverviewSCA, a leader in the outpatient surgery industry, strategically partners with health plans, medical groups and health systems across the country to develop and optimize surgical facilities. SCA operates more than 210 surgical facilities, including ambulatory surgery centers and surgical hospitals, in partnership with approximately 7,500 physicians. For more information on SCA, visit / ResponsibilitiesThe Legacy Group, covering a 10-state geography and supporting 65+ facilities, is looking for a Group Clinical Director to lead the strategy and performance of our clinical services. This position will require a candidate with equal strengths in leadership, developing and influencing teams, and driving clinical quality and performance to achieve a culture of patient safety and zero harm.??This position will report directly to the Group President and will partner as such in developing and implementing a clinical strategic plan to ensure a strong and consistent clinical performance and hiring and training a strong Clinical Leadership team.? This leader will have 1-3 direct reports and will need to be willing to travel 60%+??Duties/Responsibilities?Maintain Current Knowledge of:

  • Clinical best practices
  • Accreditation and regulatory standards
  • Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Plan; Associated tools, resources and processes
  • Facility Governance Structure
  • SCA Governing Body (GB) and Medical Executive Committee (MEC) Bylaws
  • Facility Medical Staff Rules and Regulations
  • SCA policies and procedures (support services and templates policies)
  • Infection control guidelines
  • Nationally recognized patient safety goals (NPSGs) for ASCs and/or Surgical Hospitals
  • Environmental safety and Environment of Care regulations and guidelines
  • Medical Staff Services and Credentialing guidelines, policies, resources, and processes
  • Facility and regional education, orientation and training programs
  • Facility leadership responsibilities
  • SCA Human Resource (HR) file components and regulatory requirements
  • SCA Clinical Services Tools & Resources: OSCAR Clinical Support Service and Department Homepage with associated tools & resources, Clinical Insight dashboards, Microsoft 365 relevant tools (Share Point, Yammer, OneDrive, etc.), and Clinical Services Platforms (Electronic Systems, RL Solutions, MCN, LMS, etc.).
  • SCA clinical quality, patient safety, and clinical operational efficiency targets and key performance indicators. ?Participation in development, coordination, and communication of strategic clinical-quality initiatives to regional, facility and operations leaders and SCA Support Services Departments as applicable:?
    • Contribute to the development and alignment of annual goals and strategic initiatives for the Clinical Services Department.
    • Communicate and lead SCA Clinical Services Department strategic plan and initiatives with facility, regional quality and operations leaders and articulate outcomes through use of metrics.
    • Maintain regular communication with operations leaders and the SCA Clinical Services Department and Support Services lanes as appropriate on progress and status of strategies, goals, objectives, and work plans, and priorities.
    • Communicate with the Regional Quality Leaders of applicable region(s) information pertaining to strategies, goals, objectives, action plans, and related details via regularly scheduled communication, conference calls, email, and regional quality council meetings.
    • Lead and participate in SCA company-wide and regional clinical and quality meetings and conference calls.?Provide mentorship, leadership and education/training regarding clinical strategic initiatives and quality programs to Regional Quality Leads and Facility Clinical Leads. ?
      • Support facilities in implementation and maintenance of SCA performance-quality improvement and patient safety program.
      • Support facilities with SCA clinical and safety policy and procedure implementation and promote compliance with annual and periodic review and updates as appropriate.
      • Assist and mentor regional and facility quality leaders with planning of facility and regional quarterly quality council meetings using standard SCA agenda and minutes format.
      • Educate, direct and provide resources as needed to assist new SCA teammates assigned to Regional Quality Leader positions regarding the SCA Performance-Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Program and their respective responsibilities in carrying out the program details.
      • Train and mentor other facility-based quality council members (Infection Control Preventionist (ICP), Employee Health Nurse, Safety Coordinator, Education Coordinator, etc.) as needed.
      • Support and direct facility and regional benchmarking activities, ensuring the utilization of the standardized SCA benchmarking dashboards and report(s) for internal and external benchmarking efforts, interpretation of trends and process improvement activities.
      • Provide guidance in the completion, reporting and follow-up of all mandatory monthly, quarterly, and annual reports per SCA Performance-Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Plan, as per the responsibility of the facility quality council.?Monitor, analyze and communicate to facilities and operations leaders regarding activities, trends, results and recommendations related to patient safety, quality, accreditation, and regulatory activities and findings:?
        • Communication of facility issues or needs to appropriate operations leader(s) and/or SCA Support Services department(s).
        • Monitor and evaluate facility risk data for process improvement recommendations.
        • Collect, aggregate and present survey trends or data outcome trends to regions and facilities to mitigate risk and enhance compliance. ?Provide consultative services to facilities for accreditation and regulatory survey preparation and activities:?
          • Include goals and expectations related to achievement of accreditation and ongoing survey preparedness.
          • Serve as liaison between SCA support services teammates/departments and facilities.
          • Assist facilities with preparation of information for accreditation survey application as needed.
          • Assist facilities with regulatory and accreditation standards compliance and, as applicable, development of action plans required by identified accreditation organizations.
          • Assist facilities accredited by The Joint Commission?s (TJC) to complete the required Periodic Performance Review (PPR) as needed.
          • Coordinate and assist with preparation for scheduled and unannounced accreditation and regulatory surveys and inspections as appropriate.
          • Obtain copies of survey reports and review to identify successes and opportunities for improvement; Provide recommendations and deploy strategies as appropriate to the situation. Ensure copies of reports are stored in the department?s designated storage area.
          • Assist facilities to provide required responses including progress reports, action plans or plans of correction in accordance with accreditation and regulatory requirements and SCA recommendations as appropriate.
          • Provide guidance regarding required notification to appropriate licensing or accrediting bodies of changes in service and acquisition/ownership or closing of any facility and communication to SCA Clinical Services Department as applicable. QualificationsLicenses or Certifications: Licensed Registered Nurse?Education, vocational training, and experience: ?Licensed Registered Nurse, Bachelor?s Degree required.? MSN preferred with a minimum of ten years? experience working as a Registered Nurse, to include nursing leadership position(s) related experience. Active membership in the Association of perioperative Registered Nurses (AORN), CNOR preferred. A minimum of five years? experience in the Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC)/Surgical Hospital industry and ASC operations, to include experience supporting multiple locations.?Clinical Director Position Requirements:??
            • Serve as a steward and leader of a Culture of Patient Safety for SCA Enterprise and partnerships and facilities that the teammate supports.
            • Possess excellent written and oral communication skills, ability to motivate teams.
            • Knowledge of accreditation standards, survey methodology and related tools and resources for regulatory and accreditation compliance and survey readiness.
            • Strong organizational and leadership skills including conflict resolution. Demonstration of behaviors that support and promote SCA Values when engaging with others.
            • Ability to influence stakeholders.
            • Actively participates and contributes in enterprise Clinical Services communication, meetings, and strategic planning and execution.
            • Continues personal professional development through active participation in and contribution to industry conferences, meeting presentations, journal publication and educational offerings. Examples include but are not limited to ASCA and associated state groups, AORN, ASPAN, AAMI, AAAHC, TJC, CMS, ASCQC, APIC, CDC, OSHA, and the like.?
            • Executive presence: Individual will work closely with new partnerships, executive management, operation team leaders, and internal business unit leaders.
            • Ability to demonstrate flexibility, prioritization, and change management techniques to meet the evolving needs and priorities of the organization.
            • Must be willing to travel as needed to support enterprise initiatives. Estimated travel is 50-75% generally within assigned markets.
            • Experience and proficient in use of Microsoft word, excel, and power point.Please send resumes to? 2019-6205

Keywords: Surgical Care Affiliates, Birmingham , Group Director of Clinical Services, Executive , Birmingham, Alabama

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Other Executive Jobs

Excavation Manager
Description: US-AL-BirminghamOverviewRoto-Rooter, America's premier provider of plumbing and drain cleaning company is the name that homeowners and businesses turn to for select quality services. We are proud of our (more...)
Company: Roto-Rooter Services Company
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: 11/19/2019

Director of Finance
Description: OverviewWe are seeking a--Director of Finance--to join our--Huntsville, AL--team. The ideal candidate will serves as the senior level finance representative, with the primary duty to directly support (more...)
Location: Huntsville
Posted on: 11/19/2019

Director of Regulatory Affairs
Description: The Director, Regulatory Affairs RA , can heavily influence -the company's compliance with product registration requirements in domestic and international markets. The Company's compliance with Quality (more...)
Company: BioHorizons
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: 11/19/2019

RX Manager - Montgomery, AL -Blvd
Description: Position Summary...What you'll do...Provides comprehensive patient care to customers by processing and accurately dispensing prescription orders administering immunizations counseling customers regarding (more...)
Company: Walmart
Location: Montgomery
Posted on: 11/19/2019

Sales Management Trainee
Description: If you re looking to start your career with a company that grows their managers and leaders from within the organization, then the Enterprise Management Training Program is for you. Whether you see yourself (more...)
Company: Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Location: Auburn
Posted on: 11/19/2019

Project Manager
Description: PROJECT MANAGER LOCATIONS SOUTHEAST U.S. - RELOCATION OPPORTUNITY Caddell Construction is seeking an experienced Project Manager within the Southeastern United States. Caddell offers excellent benefit (more...)
Company: Caddell
Location: Montgomery
Posted on: 11/19/2019

Description: PROJECT MANAGER - CORRECTIONS/PRISON EXPERIENCE LOCATION SOUTHEAST U.S. - LOCATIONS VARY Caddell Construction is seeking an experienced Project Manager. Caddell offers excellent benefit options and relocation (more...)
Company: Caddell
Location: Montgomery
Posted on: 11/19/2019

Systems Engineering Manager with Security Clearance
Description: Description:As we enter a new era of Strategic Weapon Systems, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world (more...)
Company: Lockheed Martin
Location: Huntsville
Posted on: 11/19/2019

GM IV&V Lab Manager (SA IV) with Security Clearance
Description: General Summary COLSA Corporation is seeking a mid-level to upper-level candidate to support the GM Independent Verification Validation IV V lab. The chosen candidate will be tasked with overseeing (more...)
Company: COLSA CORP.
Location: Huntsville
Posted on: 11/19/2019

Director of Regulatory Affairs
Description: The Director of Regulatory Affairs position is a senior level compliance role within ProEquities compliance reporting directly to the Chief Compliance Officer. -This role has primary responsibility for (more...)
Company: ProEquities, Inc.
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: 11/19/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Alabama jobs by following @recnetAL on Twitter!

Birmingham RSS job feeds