Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.
The Lighthouse Care Center of Augusta (LCCA) is a multi-discipline behavioral healthcare center that offers mental health services to the communities of surrounding Augusta, Georgia. We are focused on providing the highest quality treatment. Our mission is to create, promote, and maintain a positive customer relationship with our consumers, payers, staff and our community.
LCCA currently has an exciting opportunity for a Full Time Director of Risk Management and Performance Improvement. This exempt, leadership position is responsible for coordinating facility-wide Quality Improvement activities for the purpose of monitoring standards of patient care and to take actions to improve care, and for administering and managing the Facility's Risk Management Program. This includes The Joint Commission preparation and all regulatory compliance monitoring. Coordinates and directs all Quality Improvement functions through the Quality Council and with Program Departments. Recommends and develops facility policies and procedures. In collaboration with facility management and the CEO, develops and maintains the philosophy, goal and objectives which are congruent with mission and objectives of the facility.
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