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Director Quality and Risk

Job posted: 20/11/2020
Applications close: 11/12/2020 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North West Region | Bendigo

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Bendigo Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Communications, Marketing and Media, Education and Training, Executive Management, Finance, Health and Allied Health, Human Resources, IT and Telecommunications, Medical and Nursing, Projects, Medical, Nursing

Reference: 30212

Reference: 30212

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Communications, Marketing and Media, Education and Training, Executive Management, Finance, Health and Allied Health, Human Resources, IT and Telecommunications, Medical and Nursing, Projects, Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North West Region | Bendigo

Director - Quality & Risk



Would you like to work in an environment that offers you:



  • An opportunity to be a senior leader in Quality and Risk

  • A dynamic and growing health service that embraces new technologies

  • The opportunity to develop and promote a positive and proactive quality service and continuous improvement culture 

  • An integral role within the health care service team, providing leadership and direction to a dedicated staffing group



The Position includes but is not limited to the following portfolios:



  • Quality Improvement - educate, support & advise managers  &  coordinate education programs on best practice quality systems

  • Risk Management - develop, monitor and evaluate an organisation (enterprise-wide) risk management framework across the service

  • Accreditation - lead, support, direct and coordinate the accreditation process

  • Management - lead, manage and support the staff within the Quality Department 



Bendigo Health is a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. Bendigo is one of Victoria's fastest growing regional cities, our vision is "Excellent Care. Every Person. Every Time."


The Quality and Patient Information Division provides leadership for the nursing workforce throughout Bendigo Health as it led by our Chief Nurse and Midwifery Officer. Nurses are the largest work group within Bendigo Health and the division has a keen focus on supporting our nursing workforce to feel valued and empowered to provide excellent care. Our aspiration for nurses and midwifes at Bendigo Health is; Always caring, Always achieving.


Quality and Patient Information provides leadership and support for quality improvement, patient safety and experience and health information services across the organisation.  The division, through both Health Information Services and Quality have key roles in medical record management, clinical documentation, Freedom of Information, patient safety, quality improvement, risk management, external reporting and compliance requirements. There is a strong strategic and operational focus of promoting quality improvement, supporting the organisation to review incidents, data and systems to improve patient outcomes and efficiency of the business.


Bendigo Health, employs more than 4000 people, is the largest employer in the region and boasts many great staff benefits that include:



  • Flexible working arrangements

  • Salary Packaging (meals and entertainment)

  • Staff health and wellbeing program

  • Employee assistance program

  • Social club

  • Smoke free environment



Title:                  Director 
Department:      Quality and Risk
Classification:    ZE4 or equivalent
Hours:
                80 hours per fortnight
Status:             
  Ongoing



For further information on the role please refer to the position description.  Applications are to be submitted online.


If successful for a position at Bendigo Health you must provide evidence of your full immunisation record as part of the on boarding process. 

Director Quality and Risk

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

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Contact:

David Rosaia - (03) 5454 8210

Director Quality and Risk