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Director, Clinical Effectiveness 8/26/2016

Norton Healthcare Louisville, KY

Company
Norton Healthcare
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
949
AJE Ref #
575985146
Location
Louisville, KY
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Masters Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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ABOUT NORTON HEALTHCARE

For 130 years, Norton Healthcare's faith heritage has guided its mission to provide quality health care to all those it serves. Today, Norton Healthcare is a leader in serving adult and pediatric patients throughout Greater Louisville, Southern Indiana, the commonwealth of Kentucky and beyond. The hospital and health care system is the Louisville area's third largest private employer, providing care at more than 210 locations throughout Greater Louisville and Southern Indiana. The Louisville-based not-for-profit system includes five Louisville hospitals with 1,837 licensed beds; seven outpatient centers; 13 Norton Immediate Care Centers; more than 13,000 employees; more than 750 employed medical providers; and approximately 2,000 total physicians on its medical staff. In 2015 Norton Healthcare was named by Healthiest Employers as the 11th healthiest place to work in the country. More information about Norton Healthcare is available at NortonHealthcare.com

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Director Clinical Effectiveness is responsible for providing vision, leadership and direction for multi-disciplinary workgroups, using proven performance improvement methodologies, to ensure that clinical and/or operational effectiveness, quality outcomes, patient safety and patient/family satisfaction are improved. This position serves as a facilitator between project teams, hospital leaders, physicians, and system leaders to promote standardization of structures, processes, materials, education and support throughout the organization. Important role in identifying, developing and mentoring leaders and other individuals in the system in the creation and nurturing of a performance improvement approach to daily work. This position is a key leader in Norton Healthcare's Improvement Network and will continually seek to add value to the care provided to our patients through excellent outcomes, safety, and service at the lowest possible cost. As a key member of the Improvement Network, this role will collaborate and work closely with other key leadership in Service Excellence, Care Management, and Clinical Effectiveness and Quality.

REQUIRED:

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Three years process improvement or quality management
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Master Degree

DESIRED:

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Three years leading process improvement or quality management teams
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Lean Certification
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Project Management Professional
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Six Sigma Certified Black Belt
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Six Sigma Certified Green Belt

SCREENING REQUIREMENTS: DRUG SCREEN, BACKGROUND CHECK, LICENSE AND EMPLOYMENT REFERENCE VERIFICATION.

NORTON HEALTHCARE offers a competitive benefit package including:

* Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance

* Paid Vacation, Sick Days and Holidays

* Short and Long Term Disability

* 403b/401k Plan

* Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)

* College Savings Plan

* Fitness Center

* Free Parking

* Life Insurance

* Comprehensive Wellness Program

For more information please visit: Benefits at a Glance

Norton Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity