Interim Quality & Patient Safety Consultant

Confidential | Portland, Oregon 97209

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: May 28, 2024
Opportunity Code: 34210


Interim Quality & Patient Safety Consultant Needed in Oregon Healthcare System

The Position

  • An Interim Quality & Patient Safety Consultant is needed to assist with quality initiatives at a children’s hospital.
  • This role will report to the Quality Director.
  • The consultant will support specific facility and system needs, focusing on developing sustainability plans, collaborating with internal stakeholders, and driving impactful quality initiatives.
  • Ideal candidates will have over five years of experience in risk management or quality improvement.
  • Must be available to start within 2-3 weeks of acceptance.


  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • Previous healthcare experience required.

The Community

  • Portland, Oregon, offers a vibrant cultural scene with its theaters, museums, and botanical gardens.
  • The city is known for its manicured parks, eclectic nightlife, and fine micro-breweries and distilleries.
  • Residents enjoy a temperate climate with warm, dry summers and cool, rainy winters, perfect for outdoor enthusiasts.
  • Portland’s unique blend of urban and natural environments makes it an attractive place to live and work.

Interim Leadership with B.E. Smith

  • Becoming an Interim Leader through B.E. Smith provides an exceptional opportunity to rapidly make meaningful improvements in healthcare settings. Is the interim leadership lifestyle right for you Apply now and discover how Interim Leadership could revolutionize your career path.
  • Joining the B.E. Smith team means you could receive a full benefits package upon accepting roles. This includes health, dental, and vision insurance, life insurance, AD&D, and a flexible spending account, with some benefits varying based on the job's type and duration.
  • As a B.E. Smith employee, we manage your taxes by handling withholdings and also paying the employer portion of your FICA contributions.
  • Interim positions come with varying travel requirements. B.E. Smith and the client cover all travel, accommodation, and work-related expenses. You receive bi-weekly trips home at the client's expense, plus a rental car and comfortable lodging for a convenient living experience.
  • Some roles may require specific licenses. A compact nursing license allows registered nurses to work in any state that is part of the Nurse Licensure Compact without needing separate state licenses. Stay up to date on new legislation, and confirm licensure requirements with the recruiter.
  • B.E. Smith is continuously addressing the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic with a commitment to transparent communication. We strive to mitigate its impact on clients, healthcare workers, employees, and stakeholders of B.E. Smith. Upholding our integrity, we remain dedicated to sharing timely updates and insights, guided by our core value of “Doing the Right Thing.”




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