Director, Statewide Hospital Quality Improvement Program
Healthcare Association of New York State
February 6, 2018
Rensselaer, New York
Full Time - Experienced
4 Year Degree
The Healthcare Association of New York State (HANYS) seeks a Quality Management leader to support improvement activities at the state and hospital level through program development and dissemination; and coordination of field project manager coaches. This is an excellent opportunity to be a change agent improving patient safety in all types of hospital environments. This full-time position supports the NYS Partnership for Patients (PfP) program, a public-private partnership that offers programs, education and technical assistance to NYS hospitals to make patient care safer. This is the fourth consecutive contract and is anticipated to last through September, 2019. Although primarily a remote-work environment, routine in-State travel and scheduled on-site days in the Rensselaer, NY office is expected.
This position will work closely with the Senior Director to ensure the overall effectiveness of all the NYS Partnership for Patients (PFP) program including:
Staff orientation, ongoing growth and development, competence, and the ability to achieve positive outcomes at the statewide and hospital level
Reliable effective and efficient systems for events, tools and materials, communication, and data management and analysis
Innovative and targeted change packages
Impactful member support through coaching, education, resources, site visits, and other tools to assist with sustainable change and improvements at the hospital level
We offer the opportunity to work at a Capital Region Top Employer* with a competitive salary and excellent benefits package.
Equal Opportunity Employer – race, sex, veteran or disability status, gender identity, sexual orientation.
*As designated by the Times Union’s Top Workplaces program and employee survey since 2012.
Telecommuting is allowed.
Internal Number: 2018-2
About Healthcare Association of New York State
Advancing the health of individuals and communities by providing leadership, representation and service to health providers and systems across the entire continuum of care.
The Healthcare Association of New York State (HANYS) is proud to be the only association that represents and advocates on behalf of all New York's hospitals and health systems at all levels of the federal and state government. HANYS has access to policy leaders, regardless of their political affiliation and is an integral player in health policy discussions.
Based just outside Albany, NY, HANYS also communicates the members' concerns and positions to NY and national media in support of the Association's legislative and regulatory initiatives.