Tenet Healthcare has an immediate opening for a Manager, Regulatory & Accreditation to support the enterprise.This is a position for a Registered Nurse leader, with expertise and knowledge of hospital Joint Commission survey preparedness and successful outcomes.The Manager will act as an internal consultant, traveling nationwide, up to 80% of time, to advise our system hospitals.Position reports to systemï¿½s Senior Director, Quality Management. This job can be based anywhere in proximity to major airport.
Manager, Regulatory & Accreditation is responsible for assessing, developing, educating, implementing, monitoring, and leading the Tenet Regulatory and Accreditation activities within the company. This includes preparation and survey readiness. The position develops and implements processes for current safe practices in Tenet. The Manager,Regulatory and Accreditation work closely with other corporate departments, groups, and facilities for collaboration and synergy around identified priorities. The Manager assesses Tenet emergency management and refers disaster preparedness and business continuity to appropriate personnel.
Develops, educates, implements, monitors, and leads, Tenet, regulatory requirements and accreditation standards, goals and targets through collaboration with corporate departments and the Director Quality Patient Safety (DQPS).
Is a leader for the Tenet Quality Department in the formulation of Tenet regulatory and accreditation related goals and targets.
Employ a servant leadership approach to all work.
Employs a transformational approach rather than transactional.
Assists with the development of the Tenet strategy and tactics for regulatory and accreditation preparation and successful surveys
Tracks progression and sustainment of the Tenet regulatory and accreditation strategy and tactics per standardized reporting process.
Provides input for strategic development, planning and implementation of Tenet Quality Department Regulatory and Accreditation activities.
Provides leadership and expertise in methods of preparation and sustainment of regulatory requirements and accreditation standards.
Provides leadership and expertise in methods of performance improvement.
Coordinates and collaborates with Tenet leaders on activities related to the development, implementation, improvement of and adherence to the organizationï¿½s policies and procedures covering the scope of regulatory requirements and accreditation standards
Supports Tenetï¿½s preparation for surveys (i.e., State, TJC, CMS and others)
Conduct formal facility reviews.
Supports the formulation of responses [plans of correction] from surveyors, electronic communication, or third party payers under the direction and approval of the Tenet Quality Management Department as needed.
Prepares reports which displays the results of regulatory and accreditation activities and updates the Tenet regulatory requirements and accreditation standards plans and strategies as needed.
Remains current concerning industry-wide, leading practices and evaluates for implementation in Tenet.
Demonstrates ethical behavior in decision-making, performance of job responsibilities while maintaining confidentiality regarding patient information, quality, performance and peer review information.
Prepares reports and presents to various audiences
Facilitates, supports, and organizes process improvement and provides staff support services to such teams.
Develops Tenet policies and procedures for areas of responsibility.
Develops and uses Tenet methods, tools, and other resources for regulatory and accreditation preparedness and sustainment.
Develops and presents educational material to various audiences based on identified or trending regulatory and accreditation issues.
1)Bachelors preferred, with experience in regulatory requirements and accreditation standards, performance improvement as applicable in other related areas of responsibility.
2)Requires a Bachelor's degree and preferably an advanced degree in a health related field (Masters) within five years of relevant facility management experience.
3)Knowledge of TJC and other regulatory standards.
4)Knowledge of CMS CoP Conditions of Participation and other federal and state requirements.
5)Knowledge of principles of quality improvement.
6)Relevant clinical experience.
7)Strong organizational skills.
8)Strong written skills.
9)Strong presentation skills.
1)At least 10 years of experience leading a multi-hospital system Regulatory and Accreditation program.
2)Experience leading interdisciplinary initiatives in process improvement and directly with improving reliability of healthcare delivery at the point of care.
1)Certified Joint Commission Professional (CJCP) or
2)Certified Professional Healthcare Quality (CPHQ) within twelve months of hire date
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES:
1)Experienced with and practiced at performance improvement activities.
2)Skilled at developing and conducting educational presentations.
3)Expert at remediating findings when in a facility.
4)Adept at developing methods, tools, reports, data aggregation and conducting regulatory and operational surveys for Tenet facilities, including the review of regulatory requirements and accreditation standards and Conditions of Participation.
5)Prepares written reports of clinical and operational survey findings.
6)Make enhancements to survey standards, tools, forms and processes.
Primary Location: Dallas, Texas
Other Locations: Birmingham,Orange County,Broward County,Bexar County,Cook County
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905018926
About Tenet Healthcare
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.