The University of Miami Miller School of Medicine-UHealth is home to some of the brightest minds in the world. Our Faculty teach students who represent the future of medicine. Our researchers are discovering breakthrough patient treatments. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and subspecialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year.
The Department of Imaging Services has an opening for a Manager of Quality. Duties includes develops, researches, writes, and maintains enterprise-wide policies & procedures encompassing all facets of the UM Radiology/Imaging Services Departments practice. Responsible for administration of Radiology/Imaging Services Departments Regulatory Compliance, Quality Management, and Patient Safety Programs and serve as the Radiology/Imaging Services Patient Safety Officer and HIPAA Liaison. Serve as a resource for the Radiology/Imaging Services Departments for Accreditation & Regulatory Compliance, Patient Safety, and Quality & Risk Management. Monitors compliance with regulatory requirements related to Quality, Risk Management and Patient Safety where applicable to the Departments of Radiology/Imaging Services.
Conducts regulatory compliance, quality & risk assessments, and recommends corrective actions, process improvements, and interventions which reduce the risk of adverse outcomes and improve the quality of patient care delivered. Perform monitoring activities in order to improve patient outcomes and to comply with the requirements of regulatory agencies (Joint Commission, AHCA, ACR, etc). Provide ongoing education to departmental employees and faculty regarding new activities or initiatives, including development of processes and materials that promote quality initiatives, risk prevention, safe work practices and patient safety.
The minimum qualifications for this position are as follows: Bachelor's Degree and three years of relevant work experience required. CPHQ Certification in Health Care Quality from the Health Care Quality Certification Board preferred. CPHRM Certification in Health Care Risk Management from the American Hospital Association preferred. State of Florida Agency for Health Care Administration Licensed Health Care Risk Manager preferred. Certification in an Allied Health Science Profession preferred. Knowledge of regulatory accreditation requirements related to Radiology operations. Any appropriate combination of relevant education, experience and/or certifications will be considered.
UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the groundbreaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. University of Miami Hospital is the flagship facility of UHealth, which also includes the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, along with dozens of outpatient facilities. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.