the smart solution for Aurora jobs

Director Patient Safety

Company: UCHealth
Location: Aurora
Posted on: July 13, 2018

Job Description:

Facility: University of Colo Hospital Department: Clinical Quality Schedule: Full-time Shift: 1st Shift - Days Scheduled Days & Hours: 80 hrs/pp, Days and hours may vary Requisition number: 71445
Director Patient Safety

Directs the department's activities and resources to ensure alignment with the mission, values, and objectives of the department and organization. Leads, plans, designs, assesses, and facilitates organization-wide activities related to patient safety.

Job Duties

  • Develops and implements departmental goals, plans, and standards consistent with the administrative, legal and ethical

  • requirements/objectives of the organization.

  • Directs and evaluates departmental operations, including information technologies, service level determination, and complaint management, to achieve performance and quality control objectives.

  • Plans and monitors staffing activities, including hiring, orienting, evaluating, disciplinary actions, and continuing education initiatives.

  • Prepares, monitors, and evaluates departmental budgets, and ensures that the department operates in compliance with

  • allocated funding. Coordinates and directs internal/external audits.


    • Bachelor's degree in healthcare related field.

    • 3 years of experience in hospital patient safety.

    • 2 years of management experience.


      • BSN

      • Certification in patient safety.

        Skills and Abilities

        Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Ability to strategize and implement proactive patient safety program. Understands improvement methodology and application as it relates to patient safety. Must be able to work in fast-paced progressive environment and take appropriate action.

        At UCHealth, we do things differently

        We believe in something different: a focus on the individuality of every person. In big ways and small, we exist to improve the extraordinary lives of all those we serve. As Colorado's largest and most innovative health care system, we as a team deliver on the commitment to provide the best possible experience for our patients and their families. We foster a true human connection and give people the freedom to live extraordinary lives. A career at UCHealth is more than a job, it's a passion.

        Going beyond quality requires the perfect balance of talent, integrity, drive and intellectual curiosity. We are looking for individuals who recognize, like us, that the world of medicine is ever-changing and are motivated to do what is right, not what is easy. We support creativity and curiosity so that each of us can find the extraordinary qualities within ourselves. At UCHealth, we'll do everything in our power to make sure you grow and have a meaningful career. There's no limits to your potential here.

        Be Extraordinary. Join Us Today!

        UCHealth recognizes and appreciates the rich array of talents and perspectives that equal employment and diversity can offer our institution. As an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, UCHealth is committed to making all employment decisions based on valid requirements. No applicant shall be discriminated against in any terms, conditions or privileges of employment or otherwise be discriminated against because of the individual's race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin or ancestry, age, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, genetic information or veteran status. UCHealth does not discriminate against any "qualified applicant with a disability" as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act and will make reasonable accommodations, when they do not impose an undue hardship on the organization.



        Keywords: UCHealth, Aurora, Director Patient Safety, Executive, Aurora, Colorado

        Click here to apply!

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

        I'm looking for
        in category

Other Executive Jobs

Brand Manager, Greater Colorado (Outside Sales)
Description: Job DescriptionQUALIFIED CANDIDATES, PLEASE APPLY HERE: org LUXUBRAN cws 37 rid 356JOB SUMMARYThe Brand Manager Denver based is a field sales (more...)
Company: Luxury Brand Partners
Location: Denver
Posted on: 07/17/2018

Registered Nurse- RN Case Manager
Description: This Registered Nurse- RN Case Manager position is a telephonic role based in our Centennial CO office.--Ability to Work Monday-FridayWork one on one with patientsWork Autonomously Self manage. This (more...)
Company: DaVita
Location: Englewood
Posted on: 07/17/2018

Project Manager - Mortgage
Description: br Project Manager ' Office of Strategy Management br br br br Job Summary: br br The Office of Strategy Management OSM is responsible for br the overall strategic plan of Pulte Financial (more...)
Company: Pulte Mortgage Company
Location: Englewood
Posted on: 07/17/2018

Chief Executive Officer #CEO881 and Executive Vice President, Business Development #EVP881
Description: Journey Mobile, Inc. currently has the following openings in Denver, CO: 13 br
Company: Confidential
Location: Aurora
Posted on: 07/15/2018

Chief Financial Officer
Description: Job Description Company is searching for an experienced Chief Financial Officer operating out of the Denver office. We deliver mission-critical cloud services to businesses worldwide and help thousands (more...)
Company: IT Services, Denver, CO
Location: Denver
Posted on: 07/14/2018

Sales/ Account Manager (DEN)
Description: Job DescriptionFord Audio Video is expanding in the Denver market and this is your opportunity to enter the major league of Audio Video sales As one of the nation's top Audio-Video integrators, Ford (more...)
Company: Ford Audio-Video Systems
Location: Denver
Posted on: 07/15/2018

Department Manager
Description: DEPARTMENT MANAGERABOUT OUR STORE: What better place to share your love for pets than in our stores With so many opportunities under one roof, you'll be sure to find a career path that inspires you.As (more...)
Company: PetSmart
Location: Wheat Ridge
Posted on: 07/17/2018

Assistant Nurse Manager - Transfusion
Description: St. Anthony Hospital is located in the western Denver suburb of Lakewood and is a Level I Trauma Center with four dedicated trauma rooms including the T-10 room, a dedicated field-to-surgery suite ready (more...)
Company: Centura Health
Location: Denver
Posted on: 07/15/2018

In Store Branch Manager - Commerce City King Soopers (Bilingual Spanish Preferred)
Description: At U.S. Bank, we're passionate about helping customers and the communities where we live and work. The fifth-largest bank in the United States, we're one of the country's most respected, innovative and (more...)
Company: US Bank
Location: Commerce City
Posted on: 07/17/2018

Telephonic Registered Nurse Case Manager
Description: This Telephonic Registered Nurse Case Manager position is based in our Centennial CO office.This Telephonic Registered Nurse Case Manager position functions autonomously and in collaboration with all (more...)
Company: DaVita
Location: Denver
Posted on: 07/15/2018

Log In or Create An Account


Forgot password?

Find us on Facebook

Find us on LinkedIn

Get the latest Colorado jobs by following @recnetCO on Twitter!

Aurora RSS job feeds