Accreditation Specialist, Performance Improvement

East Jefferson General Hospital   Metairie, LA   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on April 28, 2022
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The Accreditation Specialist is responsible for supporting the Director in planning, directing and coordinating interdisciplinary activities to continually improve patient care and provide an environment of continued readiness related to government and accreditation regulations. Supports EJGH's mission, vision and culture in realizing the organization's strategic plan.

A Masters degree in healthcare related field preferred; Bachelors degree required. Five years experience in process improvement and accreditation with at least one documented experience of supporting a large organization throughout a Joint Commission survey cycle.  Experienced in a hospital/healthcare setting, with thorough knowledge of process improvement, team process, and outcomes management.  Working knowledge of Joint Commission standards and other regulations are required. Existing licenses, registrations, certifications and other credentials should be maintained. Specialist is results-oriented with excellent communication, analytical and project management skills. Coaching and mentoring are essential attributes to this position.

Work Type: Full-time
Work Shift: Days