State: PA Contract Number: 50785 Client Reference: 50785 Job Title: Chief Quality Officer Job Summary: Merritt Hawkins, the nation's leading physician recruitment and consulting firm, is proud to have partnered with a unique behavioral health facility for the recruitment of the Chief Quality Officer. I have evaluated this truly rare opportunity in person and am excited to be a part of such a special recruitment. The facility, a specialty behavioral health hospital, is seeking a Chief QualityOfficer (CQO). The CQO will serve as a member of the Senior Management Teamand will report directly to the CEO and to the Board of Directors on quality, patientsafety, and compliance concerns. The CQO will ensure that the organization's quality indicators and performance initiatives are designed and implemented to enhancequality of care, meet regulatory requirements and mitigate risk. The Chief Quality Officer features the following benefits: Identifying and implementing unique and varied initiatives aimed atimproving patient care quality Leading continuous improvement programs throughout the organization and helping develop a culture of continuous improvement and excellence Collaborating with other executives and engaging with leaders andclinicians throughout the organization in a hands-on fashion to buildquality, efficiency, effectiveness and a sense of shared accountability Taking a clinical leadership role in evaluating care delivery and developing the infrastructure for improvement Strengthening the data and information capabilities of the organizationto champion a data-driven environment The Community: This leadershipposition offers anexcellent income andwork/life balance. Livingin the shadows of theUnited States' birthplaceoffers you the ability toenjoy its: Vibrant historicallocation Easy access to an international airport Diverse culturalamenities; including some of the country's best dining and nightlife Multiplecollege and universities including Ivy Leagueschools Home to many Fortune500 companies, majorsports franchises, andoutdoor events Tremendous museums About the Company: Merritt Hawkins Associates, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation's leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.