The Healthcare Association of New York State (HANYS) is currently seeking a full-time Associate Director to join our Quality team. This position reports to the Senior Director, Quality, and will be primarily responsible for supporting Quality’s legislative, regulatory, and accreditation agenda through policy analysis, research, support, and the development of various resources. Specifically, this position will focus on Quality’s advocacy and innovation work.
Our Ideal candidate will be team player who is motivated, enthusiastic and has exceptional written and verbal communication skills. If you have an understanding and knowledge of public policy, experience with project coordination, and the ability to research and analyze data, along with the qualifications listed below, we encourage you to apply!
Assists with research and conducts data/statistical analysis, develops reports and related analytical work to support the division’s priorities
Works in collaboration with HANYS members, and advocates on their behalf with regulators, policy leaders, and accrediting organizations
Develops information, education and other communication that assists members to achieve their quality goals and meet external expectations
Bachelor's degree in Health Administration, Public Health, or related field required with a minimum of five years of leadership experience. Master’s degree highly preferred
Registered Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants or other clinicians are encouraged to apply
Current knowledge of public health and health policy issues is required, as is a foundational understanding of quality improvement methods and techniques
The successful candidate must have excellent interpersonal, writing, data analysis and communication skills
Up to 20% routine state travel is required, with minimal out of state travel
We offer the opportunity to work for a Capital Region Top Employer* with competitive compensation and benefits package, including 401(k) Plan.
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.
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.