Interim Quality Director

Confidential | Truth Or Consequences, New Mexico 87901

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: May 24, 2022
Opportunity Code: 30932


Opportunity in New Mexico Hospital to be the new Interim Quality Director

The Position 

  • The Interim Quality Director will be responsible for all aspects of quality, accreditation, patient safety, and risk within a 25 bed critical access hospital.
  • This position will report to the Chief Nursing Officer while developing and implementing a hospital dashboard to update leaders in a more efficient manner.
  • The Director will serve as a subject matter expert as well as being a mentor on quality and risk best practices. 
  • Ideal candidate must bring strong experience in quality, risk management, and/or project management with experience in a rural health or critical access facility a plus. Familiar with Lean Six Sigma methods are a must.  
  • Active RN license required.

The Community

  • Located in the south-central area of the state, historic Truth or Consequences is part of the water wonderland of New Mexico.
  • Formerly known as Hot Springs, New Mexico, the city changed its name to Truth or Consequences in 1950 because of Ralph Edwards’s successful game show on NBC radio.
  • T or C offers an abundance of fascinating attractions, including the annual Fiesta held in Ralph Edwards Park, the Hot Springs Historic District, Elephant Butte Lake, the Rio Grande, ghost towns and museums, as well as great shopping and delicious food.
  • The weather around T or C is tolerable year-round, with most winter days remaining mild enough to hike, golf, bike and fish.

Interim Leadership with B.E. Smith

  • Interim leadership gives you the chance to make immediate and lasting improvements. Learn more about being a B.E. Smith interim leader.
  • The industry’s best Interim Leaders and Consultants choose B.E. Smith because of the firm's innovative employment model. The employment relationship is structured to provide you all the benefits of employment, while maintaining the flexibility you enjoy as an independent contractor.
  • Upon accepting engagements, you may become eligible for a variety of benefits, including access to medical, dental and vision insurance; life insurance; AD&D; and a flexible spending account (The availability of some benefits depends on the type and duration of the engagement).
  • You are an employee of B.E. Smith. Taxes are withheld and B.E. Smith covers the employer portion of your FICA.
  • Each interim healthcare executive job has different travel requirements. Your travel, lodging and business expenses are covered by B.E. Smith and the client.
  • In a standard Interim Leadership arrangement, the client pays for travel home every other weekend.
  • The client will also provide you with a rental car, as well as lodging that is clean, safe and in close proximity to the organization. Each is furnished and has a kitchen.
  • Some positions have specific licensing requirements. Check out our compact nursing license map for details!
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